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DisplayLink Manager macOS App v1.3 (for macOS Big Sur & Catalina)
The DisplayLink macOS USB Software page has DisplayLink Manager Graphics Connectivity v1.3 (macOS app). Here's some info from the v1.3 release notes:
"This is DisplayLink macOS AppStore app v1.3.0 release.
This version supports macOS versions 10.15.x and 11.2.

Changes in 1.3 release
- Added native support for M1 Macs with new universal binary.
- Added Retina resolutions on 4K displays (32677).
- Addressed tearing detected in some high load cases (32648).

Known issues and limitations
- No support for rotated DisplayLink screens in macOS Catalina 10.15.x
- No support for clamshell mode with DisplayLink screen connected on Intel Mac.
- Screen rotation on Mac with M1 chip is not supported on macOS Big Sur 11.2"

Read the full release notes (text file download) for more details.
(Previous DisplayLink software for macOS is under "Legacy Releases" on the macOS page.)
watchOS 7.3.1 Update
Available via software update. Info from the watchOS release notes
"watchOS 7.3.1 addresses an issue that prevented some Apple Watch Series 5 & Apple Watch SE devices from charging after entering Power Reserve.

For more information, please visit this website:"
("If your Apple Watch Series 5 or Apple Watch SE is in Power Reserve and won't charge")

Apple's security updates page notes "This update has no published CVE entries".
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