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Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades/Mods/Repairs:
  • 802.11ac Asus PCIe card in 2008 Mac Pro running OS X 10.10.3 (follow-up)
  • Nvidia Graphics Driver 346.01.02f03 for OS X 10.10.3 Build 14D136
  • Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.9.5 (with Security Update 2015-004)
  • Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.8.5 (with Security Update 2015-004)
  • Nvidia CUDA 7.0.36 Update for OS X 10.10.x & 10.9.x
  • 2009 Mac Pro Dual 3GHz X5675 CPU Upgrade (12-cores)
  • Reports on Combo 802.11ac Wifi + Bluetooth 4.0 card kit for Mac Pros
  • 2009 Mac Pro 6-core 3.46GHz CPU Upgrade, Repair NB Heatsink Retainers
  • 2009 Mac Pro 12-core CPU Upgrade (Dual 2.93GHz X5670 Westmere CPUs)
  • 2009 Mac Pro Northbridge High Temperatures? Check Plastic Heatsink Retainers
  • Tips for HDCP Errors/Problems playing purchased iTunes HD Video
  • Booting from USB 3.0 drive connected to Thunderbolt Docks (notes, replies)

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    Previous News Archive Summary:
      May 21st/22nd, 2015 News Archive
    • Nvidia Graphics Driver 346.01.02f04 for OS X 10.10.3 (14D136)
    • Mac GTX-285 user's problems with the Nvidia f03 driver fixed in f04 update.
    • Apple patent application for spatially interactive 2D/3D display
    • Benchmarks of SSD in 2015 15" MacBook Pro with Retina Display
    • Blizzard's Heroes of the Storm Enters Open Beta
    • Apple How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates:
      - If you see the "Connect to iTunes" screen on your Apple TV
      - Mac notebooks: Determining battery cycle count (archived)
      - Mac Basics: AirDrop lets you send files to nearby Macs and iOS devices
      - Don't use palm rests or keycap covers on MacBook Pro w/Retina display
      - Using a Force Touch trackpad
      - Cleaning your Apple products
      - How to find the serial number on your iMac
      - About Bluetooth and Wi-Fi on Apple Watch
      - About Notifications on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
      - Use captive Wi-Fi networks on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

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