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This has more to do with removing redundant components like printer drivers which are downloaded on demand in Snow Leopard than removing code specific to PowerPC. Performance improvements include Faster startup, shutdown, installation, Time Machine backup and connection establishment. Minor UI refinements include: Stacks in Snow Leopard allow viewing a subfolder without launching Finder. Stacks have also been modified to include scroll-bars for folders with many files.
This has more to do with removing redundant components like printer drivers which are downloaded on demand in Snow Leopard than removing code specific to PowerPC. Performance improvements include Faster startup, shutdown, installation, Time Machine backup and connection establishment. Minor UI refinements include: Stacks in Snow Leopard allow viewing a subfolder without launching Finder. Stacks have also been modified to include scroll-bars for folders with many files. Contextual menus which come out of Dock icons have more options and have a new look, with a semi-transparent charcoal background and white type.
Selection of columned text in PDF documents by analyzing the page layout. Prefixes for bytes are now used in strictly decimal meaning when describing disk space, such that an indicated file size of 1 MB corresponds to 1,, bytes. When you click a folder icon on the Dock, you can scroll through the pop-up window of its contents. Buggy plug-ins Flash and so on no longer crash the Safari Web browser; you just get an empty rectangle where they would have appeared.
When you rename an icon on an alphabetically sorted desktop, it visibly slides into its new alphabetic position so you can see where it went. Sortable search results: Snow Leopard adds the ability to sort Spotlight search results by name, date modified, date created, size, type of file, or label.
Annotations in Preview: New annotation tools in Preview allow users to annotate and markup PDF files, including comments, links, highlighting, strikethrough text, shapes, text, and arrows. Cisco VPN support: This allows users to connect securely with corporate networks if the network uses Cisco VPN without needing any additional software.
Automatic update for printer drivers: When connecting to a printer, Snow Leopard downloads the most current device driver for the printer from the Internet. Nearby printers: When printing Snow Leopard displays the printers that are detected nearby, enabling you to identify and configure the best available device for printing your document.
When using Windows via Boot Camp users can now access read-only files on the "Mac side" without rebooting. Snow Leopard supports up to 16 terabytes of RAM.
Due to the technical difficulties involved in making multi-core-optimized applications, the majority of applications do not effectively utilize multiple processor cores. As a result, processing power often goes unused.
Grand Central Dispatch includes APIs to help programmers efficiently use these cores for parallel programming. OpenCL automatically optimizes for the kind of graphics processor in the Mac, adjusting itself to the available processing power. Thus, QuickTime X streams audio and video using any web server instead of a special streaming server, and it works reliably with common firewall and wireless router settings. QuickTime X also takes advantage of ColorSync to provide high-quality color reproduction.
There is a "Send to YouTube" command built in when you play movies. Users can also record their screen activity as a movie. CUPS 1.