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= Recent Updates/Articles =
|Firmware Updates for LG OLED TVs (later first)|
|Apple/Products Related News and Updates (later first)
|Apple Beta Updates|
Current Developer releases as of March 15, 2023.
(Release notes are on download pages.)
Apple also has Public betas. See Beta FAQ for info on joining or unenrolling.
- Xcode 14.3 beta 3 (14E5207e)
- macOS 13.3 beta 4 (22E5246b)
- iOS 16.4 beta 4 (20E5239b)
- iPadOS 16.4 beta 4 (20E5239b)
- watchOS 9.4 beta 4 (20T5249a)
(below from March 14)
- tvOS 16.4 beta 4 (20L5490a)
(Public beta version updates are usually shortly after developer releases.)
|Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.5 Update|
The March 14th CCC 6.1.5 release notes has a long list of improvements & fixes.
(More info on Carbon Copy Cloner 6 (including free 30 day trial) at bombich.com.)
|Firefox 111.0, Firefox ESR 102.9, and iOS/PadOS Firefox 111 Updates|
|Firmware Updates for Playstation 5 & Playstation 4 (later first)|
- Playstation 5 System Software version 23.01-07.01.00 (Sony USA)
- Fixed an issue that was causing Discord voice chat to disconnect.
(above per Sony web page, Info on PS5 says "improves system performance".)
- Playstation 5 System Software version 23.01-07.00.00 (Sony USA)
- The release notes have a very long list of improvements and new features.
- Includes a firmware update for the DualSense, Edge, and VR2 controllers.
All PS5 controllers can now be updated wirelessly. (DualSense no longer requires USB.)
(New DualSense firmware is version 356, new Edge firmware is version 113.)
- Includes VRR support for 1440P. (LG C2 passed all VRR tests including 120Hz.)
(VRR supported with HDMI 2.1, but HDMI 2.0 Freesync not supported.)
- VR2 owners say it also got an update (improved graphics for instance).
- Playstation 4 System Software version 10.50 (Sony USA)
- see release notes for changes/new features.
(some users have reported problems with this update.)
|Recent Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates (later first)
Topic based Guides, Tips & Troubleshooting for Mac & iPhone/iPad/watchOS/tvOS Users.|
|Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades and Repairs:|
List of Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades, Repair Articles, and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software/driver updates & troubleshooting, to hardware upgrades and repairs.)
|Previous News Archive Summary:
March 6th to 10th, 2023 News Archive
- Mac GarageBand version 10.4.8 update (2 security fixes).
- Safari Technology Preview 165.
- tvOS 16.3.3 Update (bug fix for Siri Remote).
- Chrome Browser Updates for Mac and iOS/iPadOS.
- TestFlight iOS app version 3.3.0 .
- App Store Connect API 2.3.
- Firefox version 110.2 for iOS/iPadOS 13 or later.
For links to older news pages, see the Archives.
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