History of Invention

ジ Ops (1996)

Circons. Portals. Navball. Press-and-hold. Frame star. Adaptive layout. Multi-column directory.

Apps: Street Fighter World, Player One Music, Graphics & Comic Art, Links, CLI.

JEM (2000)

Multiple apps on single page. App heads with collapsible bodies. Contact circles. Reload-free comms and redrawing. Springups. Animated background.

Apps: Mail Reader & Composer, Infinite Calendar, Picture Contacts, Instant Messenger.

OwnOs (2004)

0-click scrolling and app rolling. By-example "2up" helpsystem. Groups of groups. Trinary switches. Humanised root folder & multi-format directories. On-demand codeload.

Apps: Cypher, Bills, Calc, Browser, E-shot, Goods, Mail, Music, Questionaire, Wishes, Tarot Reader, SampleTracker, Write.

Meta:Delta (2008)

Instant switching of animated backgrounds, fonts and decor. Smart scale support for devices from 320×240 touchscreen to hi-def desktops. Timestream.

New apps: Tarot Magus, Bionumerology, OCD, Secret Scrolls, Poker Pal, Light Time (for Android, iOS & the Web)

Meta-OS (2012)

Full-stack web operating system with dual client/server render engine. HTML5-powered webapps, Node.js & mongo.DB API & resumable zippy file server.

New features: Taro Chess, Vector Paint, Gallery, Arkon font, 360° cursor.

GangTown (2016)

Meta-Powered town server featuring a multi-dimensional file browser, which combines media, events, people and more into a seamless collaborative social experience.

New apps: Stocktrump: asset management and logistics for warehouses and businesses; Terranize: 3D multiplayer online game; Font Creator: typography webapp; View: relax to 3D dreamscapes.

The Club (2020)

The ultimate website for everything online: working, learning and playing. Speed, playability, portability & stability. And beauty.

New apps: Sound Track audio workstation & music composer. Author, Conference, Painter, Gangs, Orders, Comments, Pool, Flyer, Places, Strangers, Newspaper


Brendan Eich for Javascript - Tim B-Lee for HTML - Joe Hewitt for FireBug


Acornsoft Elite - agar.io - AMOS - Bitmap Brothers - Casio - Capcom - Deluxe Paint - Enlightenment - Napster - Netscape - Mr. Do! - OutRun - Repton Infinity - Photoshop - Populous - Red Sector - SoundTracker - Total Commander - X-Copy


Amiga - Contactees - Gnostics - Hacker News - High Council - Matt Berry - Peter Haworth - Stack Overflow - The Register - Saints - Svalbard - The Scene - WingMakers - World Government of World Citizens

Setting the Mood

Abba - Aphex Twin - Benny Hill - Bolt Thrower - David Higginbottom - DMX - Douglas Adams - Innovate - Frank Frazetta - Grant Morrison - Harry Harrison - Hiroshi Kawaguchi - Iain McCaig - Ian Gibson - Jim Burns - Joker's Daughter - Kate Bush - Kevin O'Neill - Magicom - Mike McMahon - Pat Mills - Paul van der Valk - Peter Cook - pouet.net - Steve Coogan - The Prodigy - Yu Suzuki


Meta-OS development is supported by you. Funding is gratefully received as CryptoCurrency.

Please give generously   :^)

U kunt hier Litecoin donerenYou can donate Litecoin to this address:


Doneer hier BitcoinsDonate Bitcoins to this address:



Commercial & Legal

You must agree to the Terms of Use on this site.

For licencing enquiries, and further clarification, direct ♥ mail to