6 Highlights of New Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
Posted by cfhi at January 9th, 2015
Introduction of Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
New Mac OS X Yosemite was released on October 16, 2014. It is the latest version of Mac Operating system developed by Apple. It has many new features. The overall user experience has improved with interface depths and translucency effects. Textural clarity too has got improved from the previous version. Minor refinements in desktop operating system of Apple have given this version more acceptability. It is with many visual improvements. Its usability has also increased with new version, Yosemite.
In new design of the 10.10 version, controls which are easy, smart and clear have been provided. New version also includes translucent elements, streamline toolbars, brighter colors, typography and more consistent and flatter icon design features. A new look has been provided along with clear guidelines in designs for clarity, deference and depth.
Visual changes in Yosemite are in interface. Red, yellow and green buttons in flat circle shape have been added to close, minimize and expand a window. Retina display clue has also been added. Translucency around the operating system can be changed as desired. There is a Dark Mode option in the product which helps menu bars to look darker in dark environment.
Feature, one device complement to other has been built up with this version. The work started on iPad or iPhone can be continued on Mac. Addition of Instant Hotspot helps in appearance of Messages on all devices even if sent from single device. Of course all devices should be on the same network.
This version is capable of getting protocols back in sync. It promises full functioning of cross platform.
This feature provides a quick look to new Today view. Introduced Notification Center widgets help in viewing World Clock, stocks, weather, calendar and reminders for important matters pending today. The new model is very useful to Developers because API is open to use to create custom widgets and to sell them on Mac App Store. These widgets can be easily downloaded from the Mac App Store. New widgets are social for posting on Face book and Twitter.
This feature helps to store any type of file on online store in cloud. Better iOS integration is visible when it operates. Mail drop feature added in version helps to automatically upload the attachment larger than 5 MB to iCloud. It happens behind the scene.
Search feature in this new version can find applications and contents on the internet. This feature is much improved and broader. It is fabulous while providing search results from App Store, Wikipedia, iBook Store and more.
New Mail features and private browsing are other important features added to make it more useful. Markup feature is great in allowing the user to make addition for annotations to images and
PDFs from inside the available Mail.
Shortcomings in New Version
In new version, Mac’s operating system needs further improvement. A number of continuity features do not work satisfactorily. Wi-Fi is also not workable effectively.