OS X Mountain Lion: All the Good Stuff

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The public release of OS X Mountain Lion is available for download now. Is it worth it? Should you upgrade? We've got you covered. Here's everything you need to know.


Mountain Lion Review: OS X Needs a New Vision

Bad news, people. As expected, nothing has changed in the final version of OS X Mountain Lion. That's why this is a revision of February's Mountain Lion review, updated with impressions from all these months working with the betas and the final version that you can get from Apple now. More »

Should You Upgrade to OS X Mountain Lion?

Apple's OS X Mountain Lion is out, and it's 20 bucks. That's cheap enough that the price alone probably isn't a barrier to upgrade-it's more about your individual needs. More »


OS X Mountain Lion's Best 10 Tricks: The How-To Video Guide

Apple OS X Mountain Lion is now available for download. There are a ton of new features, but many of them are hidden or hard to find. Don't worry, these are the best 10 tricks-each with a short, easy video tutorial created for Gizmodo by app developer It's About Time. More »


The OS X Mountain Lion Survival Guide

OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion is here. You're probably going to read a lot about all the new features and how Apple's out of ideas. Here's a guide to what will make using all that ML stuff easier-and what's going to make the new OS a pain.
Last year, OS X 10.7 Lion took a lot of us by surprise. More »


iWork, iPhoto and Safari Updated With New Mountain Lion-Powered Enhancements

If you're a frequent iWork user, you might want to update to the latest version, which lets you to sync your docs with iCloud (so that you can view and edit on other Mac and iOS devices), and includes full support for the MacBook Pro Retina display (no more blurries!). More »




Would it be worth it to pay for the upgrade? I've got a 2008 Macbook, with the original hardware (keep up on all of my updates).