Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 21st Oct 2010 09:13 UTC
Mac OS X After the news that the new MacBook Airs do not ship with Flash pre-installed (which is news considering Flash has been part of Mac OS X for a very long time), we now have news that Apple is also taking what appears to be the first steps towards removing Apple's own Java runtime from Mac OS X.
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Bill Shooter of Bul
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Your comment is very frustrating. The reason why I bought my JObs forsaken macbook, was because of the Java and python bindings for coacoa. You could write programs in either of those languages and get a native Mac look and feel. But, Apple ... just ... stopped ... upgrading those. So they really just suck now. They made some great promises about Java being a First class language, and they just let it die a slow death. Apple is a very frustrating company to depend on.

I suggest doing so, only if one has a high tolerance for hypocrisy and insanity. What is promised tomorrow may be forgotten today.

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