|August 7th to 11th, 2023 News and Updates Go to Current News Page|
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= Recent Updates/Articles =
|Safari Technology Preview 176|
See the release notes for a list of changes, fixes and improvements.
A download is available for macOS Sonoma beta and macOS Ventura.
(If a previous version is installed, use software update in System Prefs.)
|Micromat Lifespan 1.0.7 update|
Micromat Lifespan ("safety monitor for flash media") v1.0.7 (use in-app update).
- Internal reporting improvements.
- Minor fixes and enhancements.
- Intel-based Mac or Apple Silicon Macs via Rosetta 2.
- OS X 10.10 or later, including macOS 13 Ventura.
|Apple News and Press Releases (later first)
|iOS/iPadOS Firefox 116.1 and Firefox 116.0.2 Updates (later first)|
|Other News, Software and Firmware Updates (later first)
|Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates
Topic based Guides, Tips & Troubleshooting for Mac & iPhone/iPad/watchOS/tvOS Users.
- If restore from iCloud backup failed
- Use the People album in Photos on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
- Protecting Security Information
(updated info on Apple PGP security key)
- Mac computers with the Apple T2 Security Chip
- If Safari can't open the page because too many redirects occurred
Was HT203370 archived Aug. 2022, now 100629 (no HT prefix), dated Aug. 10, 2023, but still "archived, no longer updated".
- Mac Bluetooth headset FAQ (still "archived, no longer updated")
Was HT201916 archived June 2017, now goes to 100873 (no HT prefix), dated Aug. 7, 2023.
(As of post time, link to "items in Bluetooth preference pane dimmed" (TS2228) fails.)
- About standby on your Mac (still "archived, no longer updated")
(Original article was HT202124, archived in Oct. 2017 but now goes to article 101363 (No "HT" prefix) with same title, dated Aug. 7, 2023.)
- Mid 2011 Mac mini & mini Server: Does not go to sleep when Thunderbolt to Ethernet Gigabit Adapter is connected (original article HT203627 archived in Feb. 2017 now goes to article 100905 (no "HT" prefix, still "archived"), same title, dated Aug. 7, 2023.)
|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:
July 31st to Aug 4th, 2023 News Archive
- Final Cut Pro 10.6.8 Update (bug fix).
- Apple reports third quarter results.
- Pixar, Adobe, Apple, Autodesk, & NVIDIA form Alliance for OpenUSD
to drive open standards for 3D content.
- 4 New Games coming to Apple Arcade in August.
- Chrome 115.0.5790.170 Stable Channel Update (17 security fixes).
- Chrome 115.0.5790.160 for iOS/iPadOS.
- Firefox 116.0 & Firefox ESR 115.1 (includes security fixes).
- Firefox Focus: Privacy browser 116.0 for iOS/iPadOS.
- Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles
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