After all waits, finally, it’s out. Apple has just released the 10.8 Version of their famous Macintosh OS which is commonly known as Mac. The latest version is dubbed as Mountain Lion which fulfills the name ‘Mac OS X Mountain Lion.’ This OS was officially announced by Apple CEO, Tim Cook during the publishing of company’s Q3 financial results. And now, Apple has added this awesome OS to their Mac App Store and letting users to buy it much easily.
Mountain Lion includes 200+ new features as per the details from Mac OS X Mountain Lion official page of Apple. This version of Mac can be downloaded from Mac App Store by just paying $20. In a few minutes after downloading the OS, it will be installed on the Current Lion version. But the users must have at least Snow Leopard (OS X 10.6.8) for installing this latest version. Even though Apple has included a lot of features in Mountain Lion, they have given more importance to cloud computing and integration of multiple services related to it.
As said before, one of the great features in Mountain Lion is the integration of iCloud. You need no description about cloud computing related service from Apple which is available over all Apple devices. Through the integration with iCloud, your entire Apple world has a united place. After setting up your iCloud, any change you make in any device will be applied over all devices including iPhone and iPad. With iCloud, you can keep all your emails, calendar alerts, contacts, reminders, documents, notes will be up-to-date throughout your devices. Whenever you have added or edited data, the change will be made for whole and if you need your personal data portability, the better way is to put it in iCloud Storage Space.
iOS Device users are familiar with its Notification Centre. This feature is now also available in the Macintosh OS. Through this, users can get quick previews or emails, calendars, reminders, twitter updates or something like that from a sliding panel in Mac. It’s a nice feature because you can get information easily without interrupting your current work.
What was the recent trending technology from Apple? No doubt that the answer is SIRI. And a SIRI like dictation feature is coming with Mountain Lion. With this, you can dictate their words to any text application using built in microphone. Mountain Lion also consists of Power Nap which is used for letting your Mac ready for receive updates when it goes sleep. Along with these, some features like Game Centre, Air Play, Twitter, Facebook integration are also top features of Mac OS X Mountain Lion.
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