At Least They Didn't Call It Ishtar

ATTENTION MOVIE BUFFS: AT&T is paying homage to the film world with its newest operating system. The telecommunications giant, which brought us the Unix operating system, has a new program called Plan 9, named after the famously awful B-movie classic Plan 9 from Outer Space. Not that it has anything to do with movies. Plan 9, like Unix, got its start in AT&T's Bell Labs research arm and is geared for the scientific and academic communities.

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