What is it?
Put simply, Pixel for Mac is the Raspberry Pi OS and Software that can be run on an Apple computer.
How does it work?
Write the image to a USB stick and option boot to the OS.
Pixel has IDEs for Java and Python, Scratch, Sense HAT Emulator, and Sonic Pi.
Pixel has LibreOffice Base, LibreOffice Calc, LibreOfficeDraw, LibreOffice Impress, LibreOffice Math, and LibreOffice Writer.
Pixel has Chromium Web Browser and Claws Mail.
What it doesn't have.
Don't expect to find Minecraft or Wolfram on Pixel as you would on a Raspberry Pi. According to the Foundation's website they don't have the license to put it on Pixel
How well does it run?
Pixel runs super smooth on my 2011 iMac but it I can't seem to get it to run on my 2008 iMac.
How to get it?
Just head over to https://www.raspberrypi.org to download the image and follow the instructions.