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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:
    May 1st, 2015 News Archive
  • OWC Video Commercial Contest, Grand Prize Worth Over $12,000
  • Avengers: Age of Ultron Pack DLC available for Marvel Heroes 2015 (steam)
  • More on Pro Video Formats 2.0.1 keeps appearing in Software Updates
  • More on unknown unicast traffic from Thunderbolt displays
  • Removing adware/malware thread with debate on DIY vs trusting non-Apple utility
  • iCloud for Windows (Apple D/L page)
  • New/Updated Apple Support Articles: (partial list)
    - Mac OS X: Gray screen appears during startup
    - About OS X versions and builds for Macs
    - Change a Mac client's default save location using Profile Manager
    - Create an ISO image for Boot Camp from a Windows installation DVD
    - If you see a spinning gear in Mac App Store when trying to update Aperture or iPhoto
    - How to ID counterfeit or uncertified Lightning connector accessories
    - If iMovie doesn't recognize or control your camera or camcorder
    - If you can't connect to a cellular network or cellular data
    - Find the right power adapter and cord for your Mac notebook
    - If you forgot the passcode for your Apple Watch
    - Calibrating your Apple Watch for improved accuracy
    - How to Set up and use Apple Pay on Apple Watch
    - How to Unpair your Apple Watch and iPhone
    - Topics for Mac Service Certification Exam
    - All about Mac notebook batteries

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