Apple introduces biggest Safari update: macOS Big Sur
If you are an Apple user, there is good news in town. Apple just introduced likely the biggest Safari update ever, the macOS Big Sur, which is integrated with better enhancements to some of the commonly used features including Maps, Messages and Photos.
The preview of the macOS Big Sur was recently display, with the claims of being the world’s most advanced operating system. This OS brings in a beautiful redesign of the existing layouts, keeping it similar but a lot different at the same time.
Safari is packed with a whole lot of new features under this operating system including a customizable start page, more decked out and powerful tabs, easier translations and an enhanced Privacy report.
The new operating system is also updated with more personal and expressive messages and helps the users keep a track of the existing group messages that start pouring in. Even the Maps application has been integrated with some all new experience, offering a wide range of immersive features for the users across the world.
Craig Federighi, Apple’s senior vice president of Software Engineering expressed saying that the macOS Big Sur is likely the biggest upgrade till date. It helps bring in the power of UNIX with the ease of Mac OS features. It also delivers out some of the best looks in terms of the overall design of the layout.
Biggest design Upgrade
One of the factors that the users are now looking forward to is the change in design. This is believed to be the biggest one till date since Mac OS X. It provides with a very spacious and interactive design that allows seamless and easier navigation without any hassle at all. Not just the curvature of the windows corner, even the color palettes used for the design has been developed and refined.
The icons in the dock have been designed thoughtfully for easy arrangement which matches and blends with the Apple ecosystem and the Mac personality. Even with the ingrained familiarity, this new launch brings in a lot more refined user experience which is what majority of the users have now been looking forward to.
The all-new Control center is another feature that is stealing the show, providing with customizable menu bar along with an updated Notification center. This includes more interactive notifications and a plethora of widgets for you to look through.
The best part of it all is likely the new design for all the core applications, bringing in a lot more organization that helps open multiple windows and makes easier interaction with the apps a lot easier.
Safari also helps load some of the frequently visited tabs and features 50% faster than what Chrome does. It also identifies open tabs and allows you to see a quick preview of a page by simply hovering over the same.
Privacy is that one factor that has always been in-built in Safari and with macOS Big Sur, it is no different. The new Privacy Report delivers better visibility into the process of how Safari protects the user information while browsing through the internet.
The news OS also comes with upgraded message options with better tools to make sharing important conversations and expressive messages a lot easier and hassle free. It also comes with a wide range of added balloons, confetti as message effects, which again is a bonus.