Buying An Operating System Might Be A Thing Of The Past
Apple and now Microsoft offer free upgrades to their newest operating systems. If this trend continues, will full versions also be free in the future?By Leah Becerra | June 22, 2015
Gone are the days of purchasing an operating system to stay up to date after a new version comes out — at least that's what it seems like.
Apple has also in the habit of making all OS X upgrades free — including El Capitan, which is being released this fall. Also, for Mac users, it doesn't matter how old their OS is — they can always upgrade.