Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 3rd Feb 2018 14:15 UTC, submitted by Drumhellar
Mac OS X

When users attempt to launch a 32-bit app in 10.13.4, it will still launch, but it will do so with a warning message notifying the user that the app will eventually not be compatible with the operating system unless it is updated. This follows the same approach that Apple took with iOS, which completed its sunset of 32-bit app support with iOS 11 last fall.

This is good. I would prefer other companies, too, take a more aggressive approach towards deprecating outdated technology in consumer technology.

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RE[3]: Not a good thing
by darknexus on Mon 5th Feb 2018 20:14 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Not a good thing"
darknexus
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2008-07-15

Because OEMs and retail stores will foist the cheapest crap they can on to unaware customers, that's why. And then they can make a fortune on selling RAM upgrades to those same customers who don't know any better.

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