News Archive for Monday, Sept. 24th, 2012
Mac Upgrades/Mods | CPU Upgrades | Storage | Video | Audio/HT | Apps/OS/Network | Search
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= Recent Articles/Updates =
( Tips/Reports/Questions to news at xlr8yourmac.com)
|More 2006-08 Mac Mini CPU/EFI/Lion Upgrade Reports:|
Added more reader reports/feedback to our page on 2006-08 Mac Mini CPU/Firmware/Lion Upgrades, including a couple replies to Friday's post there on OS X 10.7.5 update/supported macs plist file.
|Apple TV 5.1 Update (new features/security fixes)|
(For 2nd/3rd generation AppleTV models.)
|Shared Photo Streams
||Accept invitations for Shared Photo Streams, browse photos and comments, and receive notifications of new content.
||Send audio content from Apple TV to AirPlay-enabled speakers and devices (including AirPort Express and other Apple TVs). Also includes the ability to require an onscreen code to use AirPlay with your Apple TV.
|iTunes account switching
||Save multiple iTunes accounts and switch quickly between them.
||Search movie trailers. In the United States, see show times for local theaters.
||New Cascade, Shrinking Tiles, and Sliding Panels screen savers.
||Reorder icons on the second page by holding down the select button on the remote.
||SDH support for the deaf and hard-of-hearing as well as improvements to viewing and selecting subtitles.
||Support for setting up advanced network options using configuration profiles. See http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5437 for more information.
|Stability and performance
||Includes general performance and stability improvements.
Here's the specific apple doc with a list of Security fixes in Apple TV 5.1. (Several other related docs in today's listing below.)
[FYI: Check the Apple TV forums, for some posts on problems with this update.]
|New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
Listing/links to updates, articles, tips and reviews you may have missed.
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(Saturday pages have previous week's summary/links.)
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