eWEEK Technology in Film Awards - Best depiction of an operating system that no one understands

 
 
By Debra Donston  |  Posted 2008-02-21 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

In honor of the 80th Annual Academy Awards, eWEEK presents its own version of the

Oscars--The eWEEK Technology in Film Awards.

 

 
 
 

Best depiction of an operating system that no one understands

The award goes to "Wargames" (1983), in which Matthew Broderick hacks into an ultra-sophisticated Department of Defense simulation system. No one including its creator knows what the system can do or how it will do it. -Evan Schuman

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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