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Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.9.5 w/Security Update 2015-005
Nvidia download page for Graphics driver 334.01.03.f04 for OS X 10.9.5 build 13F1096. (The build after installing OS X Security Update 2015-005 released June 30th.) Here's a clip from the main D/L page tab (other than version info typical boilerplate).
"New in Release 343.01.03f04
  • Graphics driver updated for OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 (build 13F1096)
  • Contains performance improvements and bug fixes for a wide range of applications.
  • Includes NVIDIA Driver Manager preference pane."
  • See linked page/tabs for more info. As of July 9th post date page lists older Cuda 6.0.51 version but link goes to the CUDA 7.0.36 update for OS X released April 9th. However there is a later CUDA 7.0.52 for OS X 10.10.x and 10.9.x. from July 2nd.
      

    Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.8.5 w/Security Update 2015-005
    Nvidia download page for Graphics driver 313.01.04.f05 for OS X 10.8.5 build 12F2542. (The build after installing OS X Security Update 2015-005 released June 30th.) Here's a clip from the main D/L page tab (again, other than version info typical boilerplate).
    "New in Release 313.01.04.f05
  • Graphics driver updated for OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5 (build 12F2542)
  • Contains performance improvements and bug fixes for a wide range of applications.
  • Includes NVIDIA Driver Manager preference pane."
  • As of July 9th post date, page lists older Cuda 5.5.28 version but link goes to driver archive with CUDA 7.0.36 for OS X that does not list 10.8.x support. As of post date, latest CUDA to list OS X 10.8.x support is CUDA 6.5.51 from April 2015.
      

    Other News, Tips and Updates:
    (July 9th/10th) Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates:

    (Topic-based page of Tips, Troubleshooting & How-To articles for Mac/OS X/iOS Users.)
      

    Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades and Repairs:
    List of Updates, DIY Repair, Upgrade articles, Tips and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software updates, troubleshooting to hardware upgrades and repairs.)
      
    Previous News Archive Summary:
      July 8, 2015 News Archive
    • 2012 Mac Mini Wake/USB Problems in OS X 10.10.4 (w/EFI update)
    • Java for OS X 2015-001 Beta for OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)
    • Security Updates for Adobe Flash Player
    • Showtime stand-alone streaming service on Apple TV and iOS devices
    • Tech Tip - An Easy Way To Avoid Expensive Data Roaming Fees Overseas
    • Apple How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates: (partial list)
      - Get help using My Photo Stream
      - Wireless input devices: Bluetooth frequently asked questions
      - If Messages quits unexpectedly when you get a text with specific string of characters
      - If Wi-Fi is grayed out or dim on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
      - Use iPad accessibility and assessment settings in education
      - Apple TV content providers and contact info
      - About Apple SIM on iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3
      - Get help using Find My iPhone
      - How to Back up your Apple Watch
      - How to Change your Apple Watch band
      - How to Adjust the intensity of haptic alerts on your Apple Watch

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