abandonware


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abandonware

(əˈbændənˌwɛə)
n
(Computer Science) computer software which is no longer sold or supported by its publisher
[C20: from abandon + (soft)ware]
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Data show that hundreds of cryptocurrency projects ranging from abandonware to outright scams have failed in 2018 after emerging through a process called initial coin offering, or ICO.
It isn't clear how Apple's decision to remove "abandonware" from its App Store is related to the imminent launch of iOS 10, but this could possibly pave the way to a wider application of Siri in various apps.
KHONG, OLIVE, Orphan Works, Abandonware and the Missing Market for Copy Righted Goods, en IJI&IT 2007, p.