Apple has introduced its new Operating system with a bang, the Mountain Lion System. This OS is the latest addition to the abundant releases by Apple. Formally it is known as OS X version 10.8, it is stepping towards bridging the gap between personal computers and mobile phones. It has a long list of features and supports work with other Mac devices. It has several new and more advanced features than the existing iPhone, iPad, etc. It has an enhanced security and gives you a safe and secure experience when you work with it!
Mountain Lion supports over 200 new and advanced features. These features are a step ahead of the features available in other Apple products. Some of the features are : Notification Center, which comes as a surprise from this OS, collects all the notifications from all applications and shows them on a single platform, this platform swipes out from the right side of the screen using a swipe, a preview message is also shown before notifying the users; dictation, which converts spoken words into text; integration with facebook, twitter, it also extracts all your Facebook contacts and uses their profile pictures for your contacts; Message Center, which allows users to chat with other users working on their Mac products and many more.
The coolest features: Exclusively for Mountain Lion
The two coolest features which are available with few Macs are : Power Nap and AirPlay Mirroring. Power Nap keeps the computer active, while the system takes a nap, it powers up the system. Power Nap updates the system every hour to keep it under the latest updates and not miss out on any. AirPlay Mirroring lets the users display their Mac’s contents on a High definition TV with the Apple TV Device plugged into it. It works with the latest versions of Mac.
Sharing gets easier than ever
A very addictive and new feature supported by Mountain Lion. You think of sharing something with everybody on your networks andthese share sheets pop up in front of your eyes. Apple’s Safari browser’s web pages are included in this and also notes and pictures you want to share with your friends, whom makes you feel at home. It also has a lot of animation features which makes it all the more attractive.
Cloud Computing with Mountain Lion
Apple’s cloud service, iCloud adds to the magic of Mountain Lion. It provides useful and brilliant cloud tools to all its Mac users. This feature helps you share data with all your Apple devices. It works in the background so you can always continue with your work. You can just relax and it will show its magic! It also allows you to wirelessly access and check your mails and see your contacts lists across all your Mac products.
Price and Availability
The digital download of Mountain Lion System is available from Apple’s Mac App Store. Mac users who are currently running OS X Version 10.6.8 or later will be able to upgrade to this new OS. It is also very pocket friendly, you don’t need to spend a large amount for this. You spend 19.99$ and you will get one copy of Mountain Lion which can be installed and used on all your computer systems. So just spend this little amount and upgrade to this wonderfully working OS!