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Apple Announces OS X Mountain Lion Operating System
2012-02-16 12:49:21

Apple has released a developer preview of its ninth major release of its Macintosh operating system, OS X Mountain Lion. The move comes just seven months after the company released its latest OS X Lion last July. The new operating system will integrate popular features from Apple's iPad to its desktop computers. The company said that OS X Mountain Lion will have over 100 new features, including Messages, a program that is already being used on the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch....


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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