A Cultural History of WinAmp ⚡️

Room 1
20:45 - 21:00

Talk (15 min)

In this short talk Anders Norås takes you on a trip into the world of one of the most influential software products ever.

You’ll discover the endless creativity of the user interface as an artistic expression, the Easter eggs and myths of the Winamp lore and how Winamp’s influence has reached way beyond the little box on your screen.

Anders Norås

Originally educated in arts and design, Anders has spent the last twenty years writing code.

He has given numerous talks and keynotes at conferences such as JavaZone, NDC, J-Fall, Øredev and many more. Have given 100+ conference talks to a variety of audiences including media, design and hardcore computer science. Known for an energetic and highly engaging presentations.