After this, new versions were introduced concurrently with the desktop version of mac OS is based on the Unix operating system and on technologies developed between 19 at Ne XT, a company that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs created after leaving Apple in 1985.The "X" in Mac OS X and OS X is the Roman numeral for the number 10 and is pronounced as such.
Since OS X 10.9 Mavericks, releases have been named after locations in California.Installed on more than 1.3 billion systems, Flash Player is the standard for delivering high-impact, rich Web content.[as of mac OS Mojave]: Arabic, Catalan, Croatian, Chinese (Hong Kong), Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English (Australia), English (United Kingdom), English (United States), Finnish, French (Canada), French (Europe), German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish (Latin America), Spanish (Spain), Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese previously Mac OS X and later OS X) is a series of graphical operating systems developed and marketed by Apple Inc. It is the primary operating system for Apple's Mac family of computers.Consumer releases of Mac OS X included more backward compatibility.Mac OS applications could be rewritten to run natively via the Carbon API; many could also be run directly through the Classic Environment with a reduction in performance.Take your gaming to the next level with Flash Player's incredible Stage 3D graphics.
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Within the market of desktop, laptop and home computers, and by web usage, it is the second most widely used desktop OS, after Microsoft Windows.
mac OS is the second major series of Macintosh operating systems.
Apple shortened the name to "OS X" in 2012 and then changed it to "mac OS" in 2016, adopting the nomenclature that they were using for their other operating systems, i OS, watch OS, and tv OS.
The latest version is mac OS Mojave, which was publicly released in September 2018.
The heritage of what would become mac OS had originated at Ne XT, a company founded by Steve Jobs following his departure from Apple in 1985.