From the Mac Desktop to the iPad User Interface ; Please respond to the followin

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In the “Manipulating” section of Chapter 2 of the textbook are the screen shots of the 1987 Mac desktop, the 2005 Mac OS X desktop, and the 2010 first iPad user interfaces.

Apr 17th, 2015

It underwent its largest revision to date with the introduction of the aqua interface in 2005s  mac OS x. It was a new operating system built primarily on technology from next step with UI elements of the original Mac OS grafted on. Mac OS X uses a technology known as  graphic layer, for graphics rendering and drawing on-screen. Some interface features of Mac OS X are inherited from NeXTStep (such as the dockthe automatic wait cursor, or double-buffered windows giving a solid appearance and flicker-free window redraws), while others are inherited from the old Mac OS operating system (the single system-wide menu-bar). mac ox10.3v introduced features to improve usability including expose, which is designed to make finding open windows easier.

With mac os x v 10.4new features were added, including dashboard. (a virtual alternate desktop for mini specific-purpose applications) and a search tool called spotlight which provides users with an option for searching through files instead of browsing through folders.


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