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dandy7218-Jan-24 3:59
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They say everything (technology) is good for about seven years...


If that's the case, then I'm really stretching things out. Even my gaming machine goes back to 2012. That's purely based on the first firmware update I installed myself. It might even be a year or two older. Somehow, something even as recent as Red Dead Redemption 2 was playable (at low resolution, but still very much enjoyable).

I have about 5 laptops that were given to me as people moved on to something else, and didn't know what to do with them. I'm sure one of them is also a dozen years old. I have a Macbook Pro from 2008 that I bought (used), as I wanted to tinker with and learn the MacOS (which in the end wasn't really much of a worthwhile endeavor).

I still use a Zune daily - great podcast device. I didn't get one until Microsoft officially cancelled support for it, which according to Google also goes back to 2012.

I'm sure I have older gear still, but those are the ones that still get regular use.

Heck, my car is going to be 18 years old this summer.
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