macOS 12 Monterey Top Features And Updates

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MacOS Monterey (also known as MacOS 12) is Apple's most recent desktop operating system. It includes many of the same improvements as your iPhone or iPad running iOS or iPadOS 15, which is one of the advantages of Apple's decision to use its own bespoke silicon to power its desktop computers.

FaceTime and SharePlay

SharePlay is a function that allows you to call up friends and family and then watch TV or movies, listen to music, or screen share straight inside the FaceTime app.

Messages - Shared with You

The "Shared with You" function pulls content from Messages and places it in the appropriate app. When someone shares a website link with you, it appears in the "Shared with You" area of the Safari start page.

Shortcuts App

The shortcut app is now available on MAC. Apple has created Mac-specific shortcuts that may be found in the Gallery, and you can create your own.

Safari - Tab Groups

Apple has added tab groups to Safari so you can save groups of tabs together and then revisit them later. with tab groups allowing you to save everything and open it back up later.

Maps

The Maps app is now showing highways, neighbourhoods, trees, and buildings in some locations with even greater clarity. Major cities such as San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, ETC

Quick Note

A little note icon will appear if you position your pointer in the very bottom right corner of the display. Clicking it brings up a Quick Note where you may jot down a thought,  insert a link, ETC.

Legacy Contacs

If you die, the Digital Legacy Program sends sensitive data and personal information saved in your iCloud to designated Legacy Contacts.

AirPlay

you can AirPlay content from an iPhone, iPad, or even another Mac for Mac-to-Mac transfers.

Other New Features

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