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Safari Technology Preview 129
See the release notes for a list of new features and improvements.
"Note: On macOS Big Sur, this release requires enabling GPU Process: Media option from Experimental Features under the Develop menu to address issues with streaming services."
A download is available for macOS Big Sur and Betas of macOS Monterey.
(If a previous version is installed in Big Sur, use software update in System Prefs.)
 
Download pages for Security Update 2021-004 Catalina & 2021-005 Mojave
Apple finally posted Aug 5th dated download pages for the updates released on July 21st. (I've also added the download links to the archives post on the updates.)
 
Apple/Products related News, Updates, Tips, PR (later items first)

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This Week's Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates
Topic based page of How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users.
 
Other News, Software and Firmware Updates (later first)
Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades and Repairs:
List of Updates, DIY Upgrades, Repair Articles, Tips and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software/driver updates and troubleshooting, to hardware upgrades and repairs.)

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Previous News Archive Summary:
    July 26th to 30th, 2021 News Archive
  • macOS Big Sur 11.5.1 (important security fix).
  • iOS 14.7.1, iPadOS 14.7.1, watchOS 7.6.1 (with security fixes).
  • Microsoft Windows 11 on an M1 Mac.
  • Free all-new Sound Packs for iOS GarageBand.
  • Apple Reports Third Quarter Results.
  • File Management Tips for iOS.
  • Freeware VM VirtualBox 6.1.26 update.
  • 2016 LG B6 OLED TV & UH6330/7650/7700 LCD TVs Firmware Update 05.60.20.
  • 2021 LG C1/G1/R1 OLED TVs Firmware Update 03.15.36.
  • Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates.

For links to older news pages, see the Archives.
  

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