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AirPods Pro (2nd gen) Firmware Update 6A305
Info from Firmware updates for AirPods Pro (2nd generation) version 6A305:
- "Bug fixes and other improvements".
(Same note as previous 6A303.)
Safari Technology Preview 181
See the release notes for a list of changes, fixes and improvements.
A download is available for macOS Sonoma and macOS Ventura.
(If a previous version is installed, use software update in System Prefs.)
Xcode 15.0.1 released
Info from app store Xcode 15.0.1 (for macOS 13.5 or later):
"Fixes an issue that could extend the Simulator launch time when executing a test,
and provides improved stability". (See linked app store page for more details on Xcode.)
Freeware VM VirtualBox 7.0.12 Update
VirtualBox version 7.0.12 includes a macOS related fix:
  • Networking: Fixed memory leaks in VBoxIntNetSwitch process on macOS (bug #21752).
See the Change Log for the complete list of other fixes and improvements.
Apple News and Press Releases
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Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates Topic based Apple Guides, Tips & Troubleshooting for Mac & iPhone/iPad/watch/tvOS Users.
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:
    October 9th to 13th, 2023 News Archive
  • iOS 16.7.1 and iPadOS 16.7.1 (security fixes).
  • AirPods Pro (2nd gen) Firmware Update 6A303.
  • Firefox updates for iOS/iPadOS and Mac.
  • Firefox 118.2 for iOS/iPadOS (bug fixes).
  • Firefox 118.0.2 release notes (bug and stability fixes).
  • VLC Media Player 3.0.19.
  • Yamaha SR-X50A/SR-X40A/ATS-X500 AV Pre-Amp Firmware 1.2.05.
  • Ligher and Smaller Playstation 5 this holiday season.
  • Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles

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