Apple Unveils New Software For Laptop And Desktops

October 21st, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by GD  

By Ranjan Bhaduri
yeOct 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Apple is basking in the glory of the recent releases that are making waves among its fans and the technology industry in general. The scene stealer of course is the ultra slim MacBook Air that has been made even smaller compared with the earlier model. However another major update released by the Cupertino based technology giant is the latest OS named Lion. The earlier versions of the OS X that is used in its Macbook and iMac line were also named after feline species such as Leopard and Tiger. The new OS aka Lion is going to introduce the features the iPhone and iPad users have enjoyed so far.

The new Lion OS X is going to have a new Mac App store where the Mac users can find and download new apps in their laptops. The USP is that it will offer support for the much touted FaceTime a 2 way video call facility available in the iPhone 4. Therefore the iPhone 4 users can enjoy 2 way video calling with the new Macbook owners very soon. It is going to be liked by a lot of people. The exact release date of the Lion is not known but it will be released sometimes in the summer.

The new Lion OS dopes have a plethora of new features though some of them may not be liked by all. Hyperspaces is really useful one. The Snow Leopard users may be able to upgrade to the new OS at special price and new users may also get offers. Apple however has not talked about its pricing so far.

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