Ed Bott has been doing some digging in the deep dark caverns of license agreements based on a tip from a reader. And he’s discovered language that, if it remains in the final versions of Windows 7, seems to offer a hint that Microsoft might be finally wising up and offering a Family Pack license option.
Here’s the relevant section:
““If you are a Ã¢â‚¬ËœQualified Family Pack User’, you may install one copy of the software marked as Ã¢â‚¬ËœFamily Pack’ on three computers in your household for use by people who reside there.Ã¢â‚¬Â
Apple has been doing this for some time and if this holds up it would not only a smart move on Microsoft’s part, but an almost necessary one given that many households now have multiple devices residing there. Ed says he’s going out on a limb and predicting a price point of $189 for a Family Pack. I think the limb he’s on is pretty solid.
This is only intended for home users, not businesses. So, keep your eyes peeled.
4 Reasons Not to Install macOS Mojave & 10 Reasons You Should Install 10.14.1
The macOS Mojave update could completely change how you use your Mac. Many users will want to install the free update...
How to Take an ECG on the Apple Watch
This guide will show you how to take an ECG with the Apple Watch 4. This is a new feature...