This is to increase performance and cross-platform compatibility.Some skeuomorphs, such as the leather texture in Calendar, the legal pad theme of Notes, and the book-like appearance of Contacts, have been removed from the UI.Some of the new features included a fast searching system called Spotlight, a new version of the Safari web browser, Dashboard, a new ‘Unified’ theme, and improved support for 64-bit addressing on Power Mac G5s.Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger shocked executives at Microsoft by offering a number of features, such as fast file searching and improved graphics processing, that Microsoft had spent several years struggling to add to Windows with acceptable performance.Facebook integration was also planned but unfinished at launch date. OS X Mountain Lion received positive reviews, with critics praising Notification Center, Messages, and speed improvements over Mac OS X Lion, while criticizing i Cloud for unreliability and Game Center for lack of games.Mountain Lion sold three million units in the first four days, and has sold 28 million units as of June 10, 2013, making it Apple's most popular OS X release. Below, find scores, schedule, live updates and playoffs results for Warriors-Cavaliers on Sunday in the 2017 NBA Finals. Tweets about from:@NBA OR from:@ESPNNBA OR from:@NBAon TNT OR from:@Zach Lowe_NBA OR from:@Rotoworld_BK OR from:@cavs OR from:@joevardon OR from:@warriors OR from:@Con_Chron The Finals start Thursday, June 1.
OS X Mountain Lion was released on July 25, 2012 for purchase and download through Apple's Mac App Store, as part of a switch to releasing OS X versions online and every year.Named to signify its status as a refinement of the previous Mac OS X version, Lion, Apple's stated aims in developing Mountain Lion were to allow users to more easily manage and synchronise content between multiple Apple devices and to make the operating system more familiar.Mountain Lion is also the final version of OS X to be developed under the supervision of then-OS X head Scott Forstall.Mountain Lion also added a version of i OS's Notification Center, which groups updates from different applications in one place.Integrated links allowing the user to rapidly transfer content to Twitter were present in the operating system from launch.