The Visual Design Details of OS X Yosemite

Min Ming Lo:

Apple revealed a sneak peek into Mac OS X Yosemite earlier this week. Not surprisingly, Apple updated its desktop OS to match iOS 7’s design language. The new OS X now embodies a brighter and flatter styling, coupled with icon updates, font changes, and translucent materials. Here’s a quick look at the visual design changes in Yosemite and my impressions of them.

An excellent round-up of some of the visual design changes arriving with Yosemite. He’s also taken the time to do old vs. new screenshots, which are tremendously helpful in explaining the overall design direction.