Mountain Lion leapt onto the Mac App Store Wednesday, as Apple released the latest version of its Mac operating system. But before you download and install OS X 10.8, find out what you can expect from the Macworld editor who’s spent time putting Mountain Lion through its paces. Editorial director Jason Snell joins us on the Macworld Podcast to tell us all about Mountain Lion—what to expect from its new features and whether or not this new OS impresses.

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You’ll definitely want to read Jason’s extensive review of Mountain Lion for all the ins and outs of the new OS. Dan Frakes’s in-depth Mountain Lion installation guide is also worth your attention as you go about getting OS X 10.8 up and running on your Mac. (Dan also wrote Get your Mac ready for Mountain Lion on the off-chance you haven’t already.)

Hungry for more Mountain Lion coverage? We go in-depth with OS X 10.8’s iCloud integration, the new Notification Center, sharing capabilities, and security features like Gatekeeper. And that’s really just the start of our Mountain Lion guide: Check out our Mountain Lion topic page for even more stories.

Of course, if you want all this information in a handy ebook form, you can buy our Total Mountain Lion Superguide from Apple’s iBookstore.

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