Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 16th Feb 2012 14:46 UTC
Mac OS X Well, this is a surprise. Several websites have a preview up of Apple's next Mac OS X release - it's called Mountain Lion, and continues the trend of bringing over functionality from iOS to Mac OS X. Lots of cool stuff in here we've all seen before on iPhones and iPads, including one very, very controversial feature: Gatekeeper. Starting with Mac OS X 10.8, Apple's desktop operating system will be restricted to Mac App Store and Apple-signed applications by default (with an opt-out switch), following in Windows 8's footsteps.
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RE: Hmmmm
by daedalus on Fri 17th Feb 2012 12:36 UTC in reply to "Hmmmm"
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Well, it took Apple 2 revisions to remove PPC support entirely - 10.5 was available for PPC and included Rosetta on Intel, 10.6 allowed it via Rosetta as an option, 10.7 doesn't allow it. It basically forced the software developers to produce updated versions of their apps. If an app was no longer developed, tough luck. I can imagine this being a similar story: your app worked fine on 10.7, but won't on 10.9. Either buy an upgrade from Adobe or whoever, or use an older version of the OS...

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