But for a few more years, at least, shrink-wrapped software is still alive and kicking.
A long list of Microsoft products have end-of-support dates in 2017: Windows Vista's final date for security updates was April 11, 2017, while Office 2007 support ends on October 10, 2017.
“It keeps re-setting iself at least once a day if [users] switch it back off,” developer Josh Mayfield told Computerworld.
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