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June 28, 2022

IT WAITED 175,000 HOURS ON HOLD FOR TECH SUPPORT

Mars probe running Windows 98 receives software update after two decades

(Thanks to Asher Scheiner)

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I still think Windows 98, SE (Second Edition) was the best Windows version ever released. It almost never crashed and everything worked, most of the time! I hope the Mars probe enjoys its upgrade.

Oh, and the Comments seem to be working again.

Did they encounter John McCaffee's dead-man switch?

Now it can start receiving messages about the vehicle warranty.

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