Alternate Mac OS X Names

Oct 28, 2010 - 6 Comments

alternate mac os x names

Apparently Apple ran the gamut of the entire animal kingdom while deciding on a creature to brand their new operating system with. After taking a look at some of the options, they finally settled on Mac OS X 10.7 Lion.

OK not really, if you’ve followed Apple whatsoever you’ll know they’ve had a cat theme for a while now, but this is a rather funny picture from the Apple joke site Scoopertino.

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Posted by: Paul Horowitz in Fun


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  1. JEH says:

    Seriously, Lioness – it has a nicer ring to it and they are the ones that do all the work. The male Lion is a just a big brute.

  2. Mark says:

    Whatever happened to OSX Lolcat?

  3. Pepe says:


  4. Robin says:

    Hedgehog has a nice ring to it

  5. EvenStranger says:

    Funny… I always felt like I was the Mac OS X Guinea Pig.

  6. Matthew says:

    Slow news day, eh fellas?

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