The 10 best new features in OS X Mavericks

The latest version of the Mac OS is no transformative update, but it includes several key changes that most users will like.
  • 1 of 11

The key changes lurking under the familiar surface

The first version of the Mac OS not to be named after a cat, OS X 10.9 Mavericks is no game-changer. If you use OS X Mountain Lion, you won't notice many of the changes, though you'll come to appreciate the better power management on your MacBook. But some changes are truly useful, even if not immediately obvious. I've picked the most compelling ones. (For the full details on what's new, check out my "OS X Mavericks: The 'Just What You Need' Book.")

Return to slideshow
Join the discussion
Be the first to comment on this article. Our Commenting Policies