The Darwinian Evolution of Microsoft Windows
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 6:00AM
Randy in corporations, history, software, timeline


This is a cool infographic timeline, showing the Darwinian Evolution of Microsoft Windows from version 1.0 in 1985 up through the current Windows 7 in 2009.  Although it makes for a really tall infographic, I love seeing the visuals of the startup screens and the desktops.

Art is credited to Richard Cavolo, and the project is from (even though I can find no mention of it on their site).  It was posted on

Update on Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 11:00AM by Registered CommenterRandy

I found the release post from the future on  I say “from the future” because the post is dated October 10th, 2010.

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