Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks, installed here on a late 2012 MacBook Pro production laptop, continues Apple’s simple interface penchant. Unlike Windows, whose user base encountered historic trouble attempting to adjust to the lack of a Start button in Windows 8, OS X has long leveraged the power of a Dock and menu bar for user operation.
Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president of Eckel Media Corp., a communications company specializing in public relations and technical authoring projects.