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Archive of October 26th to 30th, 2020 News     Go to Current News Page

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AirPods Pro Service Program
Apple posted an AirPods Pro Service Program for Sound Issues. Affected units were manufactured before October 2020. See linked page for details on the free service program.
 
Little Snitch 5 Beta 2 (for macOS Big Sur)
(Update - Little Snitch 5.0 (non-beta) & Little Snitch 4.6 (Catalina) released on Nov. 2nd.)
Little Snitch 5 Beta 2 for macOS Big Sur released Oct. 28th.
See the release notes for list of Improvements, new features and bug fixes.
 
Firefox 82.0.2 and 82.0.1 updates
October 28th Firefox 82.0.2 release notes says
"Fixed duplication of WebSocket messages in certain cases (bug 1673340)".

October 27th Firefox 82.0.1 release notes has printer related improvements & bug fixes.
 

Apple/Products related News, Updates, Tips, PR (later added 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, Reviews, Software Updates, and PR (later added 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:
    October 19th to 23rd, 2020 News Archive
  • Safari Technology Preview 115
  • Xcode 12.1 update
  • Apple Boot Camp 6.1.13 Update
  • Firefox 82, Firefox ESR 78.4, and Chrome 86.0.4240.111 Updates
  • HomePod Software Update 14.1
  • iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1 updates
  • Adobe Apps Security Updates (many programs)
  • VirtualBox 6.1.16 Update (with fixes for macOS Big Sur)
  • watchOS 7.0.3 update (bug fixes)
  • Keychain Access: You Can Store More Than Passwords
  • iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPad Air are here
  • How to Add a Digital Signature in Apple Pages in macOS
  • Pre-order the XCOM 2 Collection on iOS (ships Nov. 5th)
  • Meet Face ID and Touch ID for the Web
  • Apple Entrepreneur Camp applications open for Black founders and developers
  • How to Delete Your Account & Associated Data from Apple
  • ATSC 3.0 NextGen TV: A Progress Report
  • Crucial Portable SSD X6 and X8 2TB Review
  • VIDEO: OWC Mercury Pro LTO Solution Drive Install
  • Silicon Motion Launches PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD Controllers
  • LaCie 1big Dock SSD Pro Review
  • Friday the 13th Collection Replacement Disc Program
  • Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates.

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