Their mission is to get computers that can run the Macintosh OS into as many hands as possible, and they go about it in a much more reasonable way. On May 26, , Psystar filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Ten years later, Apple sat on top of the world. It will be renamed the maxQ2 and, as of now, doesn’t appear on the Quo Computer site. As of August , Psystar’s web site , store , and content delivery network are unreachable. Ranking all the major hardware Apple released in [Year in Review].
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Retrieved November 27, Macintosh clones Companies established in Computer companies. They don’t sell over the Internet, which is virtually unheard of these days and may go a long way toward lowering their national profile.
I wish them well.
Ten years later, Apple sat on top of the world. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. But the other effect of the order is that Psystar can be sued by its creditors.
While we all know the story of Psystarthe company cpm crashed and burned by loudly selling non-Apple Macintosh computers with OS X installed, a much quieter and more polite company named Quo Computer seems to be doing just fine.
It accuses clone maker of breaking Mac OS copy-protection scheme”.
One of the last products Psystar sold was a T-shirt reading: Instead of more Macs, the strategy resulted in cheaper Macs. Psystar can argue Apple abused copyright laws, judge rules”. Views Read Edit View history. Customers could tweak and upgrade these components if they wished.
However, the reality was quite different. Although their PR waxes eloquently about the virtues of using a Mac, Psyatar creates computers that can run any operating system, be it Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, or any combination of the three. Retrieved December 16, The payments were deferred until all Psystar’s appeals are exhausted.
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These computerscpm announced in Aprilhad the option of being pre-installed with Mac OS X Leopardmaking them the first commercially distributed “hackintosh” computers. Naturally, a fight ensues. Retrieved November 15, Their mission is to get computers that can run the Macintosh OS into as many hands as possible, and they go about it in a much more reasonable way. Computer hardware Computer software Consumer electronics.
Psystar is dead. Long live Quo Computer
As of August 12,debtor Psystar’s bankruptcy was dismissed with prejudice with stipulations by Florida Judge Mark that no Chapter 11 bankruptcy can be filed for 12 months and that there will be no stay of any pending cases if Psystar seeks Chapter 7 bankruptcy. It runs at 3.
The clone-maker argued that Cupertino abused its Mac OS X copyright by forcing customers wanting to run the operating system to use Apple computers. Retrieved Sep 13, Retrieved Sep 17, Federal District Court ruled Psystar violated Apple ‘s copyrights in doing so. The developers of the OSx86 Project claimed that Psystar did not get permission to use their code and then reworked psystxr license so that it specifically forbids commercial usage.
No good reason compelled Apple to get back into the clone business. From around the web.