Will we be able to show our grandchildren how did old stuff work, or “Cannot connect to server” will be the only message that will be displayed?
@wzqtparor you mean that it eventually gets cracked, or that the support eventually fails and their content die with them?
I think many of them will die before getting cracked, like what Microsoft has done. :-(
@npisanti well, no, in a sense, the article argues that this won't. Window Media Player ships with win95 I think, and as long as copies of this skin lives on, this shall not be lost.
@neauoire sorry you're right, i just wanted too much to be melodramatic about how wicked skins are not a thing anymore...
but yes it clearly state in the article that was just most of the internet stuff not working, and luckily most of the programs in win95 were offline-first
@neauoire For the ever vanishing experiences of online communities and activities, there somewhat of a archival solution in the form of a book series http://www.instarbooks.com/remember-the-internet.html
(found through this article
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