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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OH well
by Drumhellar on Thu 21st Oct 2010 20:19 UTC
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Maybe it isn't an evil plot to further restrict OS X users' freedom on the platform.
Maybe, just maybe, only a minor percentage of Mac users actually care about Java.

I'm just saying that Java has such a small presence on the desktop that it's absence doesn't really mean much.

I reinstalled Windows about a month ago when I replaced my disk, and I only just now realized that I didn't install Java.

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