BeOS Demo video [Documentary]


The past:

This was a promotional video released by Be, Inc. to show off their operating system.

The present:

Haiku is a new open-source operating system that specifically targets personal computing. Inspired by the BeOS, Haiku is fast, simple to use, easy to learn and yet very powerful.


Haiku, Inc. was founded in New York State's Division of Corporations as a Not-for-Profit Organization in July of 2003 by the founder, long time leader, and visionary of the Haiku Project, Michael Phipps. It is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) public charity, specifically as a Type C corporation pursuant to Section 201 of the Not-for-Profit Corporation Law. In a single sentence the purpose of Haiku, Inc. is to support and further the Haiku Project through the use of its assets, which are acquired through donations.

Haiku Project:

Haiku, Inc.:


Software for Haiku:


Daily Haiku: Your Haiku News ... in the One Place.:

HaikuZone: News, interviews, reviews and tips about the Haiku operating system, without fear or favor:

Global communities:

Haiku Iberoamérica:

Northern California Haiku User Group:

Haiku Japan:

Haiku China:

Haiku User Group Nordic:

Italian Haiku User Group:


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