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Apple now lets old iPhones download suitably old apps By Aaron Souppouris, theverge.com
With every gen­er­a­tion of iOS, there’s always a device that’s left behind. This year, it’s the iPhone 3GS’ turn to become out­dat­ed, as the four-year-old smart­phone will not be updat­ed to Apple’s new iOS 7. The inevitable march of tech­nol­o­…

This is a nice touch. The iTunes Store will refer devices running older versions of iOS, to older versions of the app that don’t require the latest os.
It’s one of those things that just makes sence.

Ok but what if the previous version of an app requires an older backend version too that is no longer supported?

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Apple now lets old iPhones download suitably old apps
By Aaron Souppouris, theverge.com

With every gen­er­a­tion of iOS, there’s always a device that’s left behind. This year, it’s the iPhone 3GS’ turn to become out­dat­ed, as the four-year-old smart­phone will not be updat­ed to Apple’s new iOS 7. The inevitable march of tech­nol­o­…

This is a nice touch. The iTunes Store will refer devices running older versions of iOS, to older versions of the app that don’t require the latest os.

It’s one of those things that just makes sence.

Ok but what if the previous version of an app requires an older backend version too that is no longer supported?

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