Monday, 11 June 2012

Live Blog from WWDC 2012 - part III OSX

Live Blog from WWDC 2012 - part III

66 million Mac Users

Lion - 26 million copies sold to date - best selling release, 14% after just 9 months.

Mountain Lion is a major release with over 200 new features.


- launched October 2011
- all your content across all platforms, messenger, notes and reminders, documents in the cloud.  This looks like it might be a rival to Google Drive.  Document libraries available across all devices.
- location based reminders available now on the Mac
- documents libraries syncs across all devices

- Notification centre with banners sliding onto the screen

- Dictation now coming to the Mac, talk even into third party applications

- Sharing - across all applications to many different social networks

- Safari - New unified smart search field, pickup all your web pages across all platforms. Nice zooming out feature to see all your tabs.

- Game centre

- Power nap - keeps your Mac up to date while asleep, email fetch, reminders, photo stream etc

And the price $19.99 which is around £15-20

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