Today – 30 September 2015 – is the release date for OS X 10.11 El Capitan.
This seems more of an ‘under-the-hood’ release, with most of the improvements being performance-related, similar to the recent iOS 9 update.
Main Features of OS X 10.11 El Capitan
- Performance improvements
- San Francisco font – as in iOS 9
- Mission Control overhauled
- Split View introduced
- Spotlight improvements – more sources searched, natural language search
- Notes app overhauled
- Mail improvements
- Safari 9, including “pinned tabs”
- Maps – public transport maps and directions
- Metal graphics API
- System Integrity Protection
Ars Technica review http://arstechnica.com/apple/2015/09/os-x-10-11-el-capitan-the-ars-technica-review/
Mac World http://www.macworld.co.uk/feature/mac-software/mac-os-x-el-capitan-release-date-launch-features-specs-3594193/