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Apple to do away with hotkey shortcuts in Mac App Store

By Shawn Knight
May 17, 2012
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  1. We've heard it through the grape vine that Apple is preparing to do away with apps that include hotkey shortcuts in the Mac App Store. Sources say that apps submitted...

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  2. CrisisDog

    CrisisDog TS Rookie Posts: 49

    Yay for progress....
     
  3. mario

    mario Ex-TS Developer Posts: 399   +17

    That would be a sh*tty move by Apple. I hope it's just a rumor.
     
  4. Wagan8r

    Wagan8r TS Guru Posts: 593   +47

    The quest for simplicity will invariably relegate us to blundering ineptitude.

    As if we didn't already have that problem...
     
  5. The more of this sort of crap Apple puts on its users the more of them will abandon the Mac.
     
  6. thtechnologist

    thtechnologist TS Rookie

    I really think it is the opposite. People these days are lazy and want things to "just work" I have supported computer users for about 20 years, I've met about 3 that even know there are keyboard shortcuts. I once met a secretary who had been a windows user for 10 years, and didn't even know about cut and paste. No one wants to learn even the smallest things anymore.
     


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