Dec 02

Apple Demands No Pre-Installation

In a suprising turn of events, Apple has relented yet again on a long-standing tradition of absolute control over what they will allow their operating system to be installed on.

To understand this fully, it’s necessary to go back in time a bit to the era in which Apple and Microsoft were first bringing personal computers to the desktop. Although Apple had an early lead with the Apple II and Macinotosh, their lead was quickly reduced and finally ended when Microsoft and IBM formed a licensing agreement that Apple was unwilling to match. Continue reading »

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