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El Capitan is named after rock formation in Yosemite

OS X El Capitan named after Yosemite National Park rock formation

The El Capitan OS X version is named after the El Capitan rock formation at the Yosemite National Park. Wallpapers that came with the operating system featured this vertical rock.

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