“The introduction of new Macs with Lion pre-installed is allowing some people to upgrade older Macs to iLife ’11 at no cost,” MacNN reports. This is due to Apples’ “disc-free reinstallation policy for Lion components.”
“The Mac App Store recognizes a computer’s iLife licenses, which are linked to a person’s Apple ID during initial setup,” MacNN reports. “As long as any other Macs are linked to the same Apple ID, they should suddenly be allowed to download iLife ’11 with no extra costs involved.”
More info in the full article here.
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Fred Mertz” for the heads up.]