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[_] Mac Upgrade Woes

Keith Jackson keith at
Tue Feb 5 10:57:24 GMT 2013

The first time I read this I laughed out loud, then I reread it and got the meaning.

I loved the abacus I had when I was an Orange, but it got taken away from me when I when to Scool.

Keith Jackson
CTO - The Ministry of Technology

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The Ministry of Technology is a trading name of Minotech Ltd.

-----Original Message-----
From: underscore-bounces at [mailto:underscore-bounces at] On Behalf Of Rick Hurst
Sent: 05 February 2013 09:56
To: underscore at
Subject: Re: [_] Mac Upgrade Woes

On Tue, Feb 5, 2013 at 9:44 AM, Andy Gale <andy at> wrote:

>> Interesting - my old black macbook isn't on the list, but it is a 
>> Core
>> 2 Duo - the app store refused to let me download mountain lion, 
>> saying my hardware was too old, hence the comment about arbitrarily 
>> restricting me :(
> Time to upgrade Rick! Maybe you should buy a new retina Macbook Pro.

Well I liked the macbook air I had when I was a Potato, but had to give it back when I left - probably get one of those but with 8Gb ram this time..

Then my son can have "his" black macbook back ;)

Rick Hurst

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