With the end of school in sight it may be time to start thinking of updating your MacBook or other Mac product to Yosemite. Yosemite is the name for the newest version of Apple's OS X operating system. It has many great advantages over Mavericks that will make you more productive. For example, you can now use AirDrop between your iPhone and Mac; and you can enable Handoff so that you can quickly switch between your Mac and iPhone or even answer iPhone calls on your computer! For more neat tricks, check out 17 Things You Can Do in OS X Yosemite That You Couldn't Do in Mavericks
Now you may be asking, "how do I update to Yosemite?" Well, have no fear, below is a step-by-step picture guide and video tutorial for those that need a little visual learning. Please note that when you do complete the update, it can take a long time to install. So it may not be the best idea to update between class periods.
Did you know you can update your Macbook or iMac in two easy clicks? That's right, just simply click the Apple button, then Software Update. Your machine will update itself and keep it in tip-top order. Please note though, never update your Mac right before doing something important like teaching class or starting a new game of Candy Crush.
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