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Apple iOS 6 rumored to drop support for original iPad and third-gen iPod touch

Apple iOS 6 rumored to drop support for original iPad and third-gen iPod touch

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The original iPad and the third-generation iPod touch could be left out of tomorrows expected iOS 6 launch, according to a rumor from WeiPhone.com.

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Apple has been known to drop support for its latest versions of iOS on hardware a couple of generations behind. That being the case, it isn't surprising that a rumor has surfaced saying that iOS 6, expected to be announced during tomorrow's WWDC keynote, will not support the original iPad or third-generation iPod touch. A forum post on WeiPhone claims to have a full list of the upcoming developer releases of both iOS 6 and OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, and the aforementioned devices are conspicuously missing. Naturally, this could simply be an incomplete list, so we'll have to wait until tomorrow to know for sure.