A new Sharing feature is also brought to the platform, making it easier to share links, photos, videos and other files through third-party services like Facebook and Twitter. This is also the first version of the OS to support Facebook sharing. A new feature called Power Nap will update all your apps and OS files while the computer is idle, allowing you to avoid time-consuming maintenance.

Dictation is also built into the new Mountain Lion, allowing users to dictate text. A new feature called Power Nap can make certain model of Apple’s MacBook Pro Notebooks and some MacBook Air Notebooks automatically update contents like mails and contacts.

Game Center is now also part of Mountain Lion, allowing you to share scores and gaming friends across multiple devices.

The new OS will cost $19.99 and is available in near final developer form today.
Source: IANS

From SiliconIndiaNews. Tuesday, 12 June 2012, 02:12 Hrs