Mountain Lion 10.8.2 integrated with Facebook

Apple released an update to OS X Mountain Lion today, which includes various bug fixes, as well as a great new feature fans of Facebook will appreciate.

Primary fixes included in this update are geared toward improving your Mac’s stability, as well as security.

However Facebook integration is the biggest new feature to come out of 10.8.2. This newest version of Mountain Lion allows you to sign into Facebook and use it as an option when you want to share links and photos. You can also import your Facebook friends’ information and profile pictures into Contacts, as well as receive Facebook notifications now from your desktop.

If you haven’t yet upgraded to Mountain Lion, be sure to check out Nick’s Don’t upgrade to Mountain Lion until you’ve read this blog post first! It will give you a better handle on what the operating system requires so you can make an informed decision on whether or not upgrading your Mac is a good decision for you.

To update your version of Mountain Lion to the latest, launch the Mac App store and click on the Updates tab or download the update from Apple’s OS X 10.8.2 support page.

What do you think of this new update for Mountain Lion? Is the Facebook integration a welcome addition or just something else you’ll probably never take advantage of? Let us know in the comments!

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