Linked by Stuart MacKenzie on Wed 2nd Jul 2003 18:31 UTC
Apple Are you a long time Windows user curious about the Apple Switch campaign? Are you wondering if you should try it? Read below for my experience with the whole thing... twice. Just over a week ago I purchased a new 12" Apple PowerBook G4...
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Software not sidegradeable
by Too lazy to register on Wed 2nd Jul 2003 19:11 UTC

I am surprised that he found out that he couldn't sidegrade his software from one platform to another after he bought it.

This is a huge barrier to me even considering an Apple. It is not that the software is not available, but it is a huge expense to replace all the statistics, publishing and other software with the Mac equivalents. It would be on the order of many, many, many thousands of dollars.

Too bad...for me.