Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 26th Jan 2012 15:13 UTC
Mac OS X "It's no longer possible to write a single app that takes advantage of the full range of Mac OS X features. Some APIs only work inside the Mac App Store. Others only work outside it. Presumably, this gap will widen as more new features are App Store-exclusive, while sandboxing places greater restrictions on what App Store apps are allowed to do." Anybody surprised by this, here's the clue stick. Please proceed to hit yourself with it.
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No MacOS X for me.
by moondevil on Thu 26th Jan 2012 15:22 UTC
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I like Apple's design and the Mac OS X architecture, but somehow I am quite happy to be a Windows/UNIX user.

We as users need to make enough pressure so that other vendors do not follow Apple's footsteps.

I imagine that Apple's dreamworld is similar to what Games Console developers enjoy. Where every single application has to go through a certification process, after being able to get an approval from the console vendor.

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