The OS-Tan is an internet phenomenon or meme created by the Japanese Futabawa Channel. The OS-tan are the moe anthromorphism/personification of several operating systems by various amateur Japanese artists. The os-tan are specifically depicted as women, with the os-tan repersentitave of Microsoft windows sisters of varying ages. The history of OS-Tan started out when the personification of the common perception Windows ME constantly prone to frequent crashes. Discussions on Futabawa Channel likened this stereotype of a fickle troublesome girl which Me-Tan was created along with other characters.

Me-tan and the other OS-Tan characters

The OS-tans proved popular enough that Microsoft branches in Singapore and Taiwan used the OS-tan concept as the basis for ad campaigns for internet explorer and Microsoft Silverlight

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