Nothing Says Windows 8 Quite Like Anime Schoolgirls

Microsoft and anime girls are not strangers in Japan. In fact, you could say that Microsoft and Japanese anime girls are a thing. And not a new thing at that!

For Windows 7, Microsoft had an OS character—or OS-tan, as they're called. OS-tans are anime personifications of operating systems that are created online by… » 10/12/12 4:30am 10/12/12 4:30am

In Japan, Microsoft's Take on Windows 7 Has Been...Different

It's the return of Nanami Madobe! She's the OS character (née OS-tan) for Windows 7. OS-tan is an anime personification of computer operating systems; they're usually created online by fans. Nanami Madobe, however, was the first official OS-tan.


Windows 7 was Windows 7 in Japan—it wasn't any different other than being … » 8/15/12 5:40am 8/15/12 5:40am