OS X Mavericks Launching Today as a Free Upgrade for Mac Users
At Apple's Yerba Buena-based special event on Tuesday, Apple notes that that days of paying for operating systems to run on your computer hardware are over.
Apple will be launching OS X Mavericks as a free upgrade for all Mac users today
, Tuesday, October 22.
OS X Mavericks can be downloaded for free whether you’re on OS X Snow Leopard, OS X Lion, or OS X Mountain Lion. Apple notes that the upgrade and installation will be seamless, no matter what version of OS X you’re running. Where applicable, it will be able to be downloaded from the Mac App Store.
OS X Mavericks comes with a ton of new features, including improved notifications with quick reply, Safari notifications, compressed memory, Finder tabs, App Nap, and much more. OS X Mavericks improves computer performance, and helps with battery life tremendously.