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Archive of March 1st to 5th, 2021 News     Go to Current News Page

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Final Cut Pro, Compressor, and Motion Updates
See details on Final Cut Pro 10.5.2, Motion 5.5.1, and Compressor 4.5.2 updates.
Apple/Products related News, Tips, Updates, PR (later first)

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Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates (later first) Page of How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users from Airplay to Thunderbolt.
Other News, Firmware and Software 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:
    February 22nd to 26th, 2021 News Archive
  • macOS Big Sur 11.2.2 (prevent damage from some powered USB-C Hubs/Docks).
  • Little Snitch version 5.1.1 Update.
  • Safari Technology Preview 121.
  • Micromat Lifespan 1.0.2 update.
  • Micromat Drive Scope 1.2.11 update.
  • Mac "Silver Sparrow" Malware Threat: How to Find and Remove It.
  • Apple Big Sur forum thread on some websites using GBs of Memory.
  • Malwarebytes blog on Silver Sparrow Mac malware.
  • Apple forum posts on (name) "will damage your computer"
    (some include tips and info on how to remove it.)
  • Apple patent for monitors based on new Micro-LED Chiplet Architecture.
  • A Comprehensive Guide to All Startup Modes for M1 Macs.
  • Video Pros Weigh in on Where Apple Should Take Its Platform.
  • Firefox 86.0 release notes and security fixes.
  • Firefox ESR 78.8 (stability/functionality/security fixes).
  • Mac Chrome 88.0.4324.192 Stable Channel Update.
  • A Beginner's Guide to Understanding RAID.
  • Sony A8/A9 series OLED TVs Firmware Update v6.5042.
  • Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates.

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