Apple Officially Discontinues Appleworks reports that Apple has officially "end of life"-d their Appleworks software.

Appleworks has long been neglected, and with the release of Apple's spreadsheet application (Numbers) in iWork '08, it appears Apple has made the final step in replacing the aging productivity suite.

Appleworks was first released in 1984 for the Apple II family of computers, and the name was later resurrected and used to rename Clarisworks in 1998. now redirects to iWork.