Microsoft Windows has Changed a Lot in 30 Years

Windows has seen many iterations, including long-beloved Windows XP. Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images This article originally appeared in Business Insider. Thirty-one years ago on Monday, Microsoft introduced the first version of Windows, known as Windows 1.0. The software wasn’t officially released until 1985, but Gates took the wraps off Microsoft’s first computer operating system during an event at…