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OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion released today

That's right, you can feed Apple's latest OS to your faithful Mac later on today for a sum that won't shatter your wallet

Apple has announced in its Q3 earnings report that OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion will be released later on today.

Apple’s latest OS update brings a host of new features to the table including Siri-like voice dictation and notifications (as outlined in our OS X Mountain Lion need to know guide).

Mac OS X Mountain Lion will hit the Mac App Store  later today at the wallet-friendly price of just £14, or free for users who have recently purchased Macs.

Although OS X Mountain Lion hasn’t landed on the App Store quite yet, we’ll be checking it regularly throughout the morning to keep you updated, so stay tuned and keep an eye out on Stuff’s Twitter feed for the latest news

Read our new 2012 MacBook Pro with Retina Display review if you’re thinking of marking Mountain Lion’s release with a fresh new MacBook.

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Dan is Editor-in-chief of Stuff, working across the magazine and the Stuff.tv website.  Our Editor-in-Chief is a regular at tech shows such as CES in Las Vegas, IFA in Berlin and Mobile World Congress in Barcelona as well as at other launches and events. He has been a CES Innovation Awards judge. Dan is completely platform agnostic and very at home using and writing about Windows, macOS, Android and iOS/iPadOS plus lots and lots of gadgets including audio and smart home gear, laptops and smartphones. He's also been interviewed and quoted in a wide variety of places including The Sun, BBC World Service, BBC News Online, BBC Radio 5Live, BBC Radio 4, Sky News Radio and BBC Local Radio.

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