Today in Apple history: Mac OS 8 becomes an instant smash hit

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July 22, 1997: Apple introduces its next-gen operating system, Mac OS 8, the first major OS refresh for Macintosh since System 7’s release in 1991. OS 8 introduces easier surfing of the internet, a new three-dimensional look, and other features. It gets great reviews — but arrives at a very challenging time for the company. Steve […]

(via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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