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= Recent Updates/Articles =

Xcode 14.0.1 Update
Info from App store for Xcode 14.0.1 (for macOS 12.5 or later).
"This update fixes an issue that prevents development with devices running iOS 15.7."
(See linked app store page for more details on Xcode.)
Micromat TechTool Pro 16.0.2 Update
Info on changes in TechTool Pro 16.0.2 (use in-app update check).
  • Fixed inconsistent Battery status errors for the Power tab in TechTool Monitor.
  • Added iPhone 14 series support for the Battery Check test.
  • Updated eDrive to qualify variations of APFS volumes.
  • Added new Apple Silicon processor models for the Processor Check tool.
  • Updated the Video Geometry tool to recognize Apple Studio displays.
  • Added model identification strings for the Check Computer configuration panel.
  • Added French, German, Italian, Japanese & Chinese localization to Monitor.
  • Added TechTool Pro 16 PDF manuals for French, German & Japanese localization.
  • Updated Bonjour manufacturer database for the Local Network tool.
  • Updated Sparkle to version 2.2.2.
  • Other minor fixes and enhancements.
System requirements from the TechTool Pro 16 page:
- Apple Silicon and Intel-based Macs.
- OS X 10.11 through macOS 12 "Monterey".
Apple/Products related News, Updates, Tips, PR (later added first)
  • App Store Connect version 1.10.1 (app store)
    - Stability improvements and bug fixes. (For iOS/iPadOS 14.0 or later.)

  • How to Keep the Mac Dock on One Screen in a Dual Monitor Setup (sponsor blog)

  • Apple TestFlight app version 3.2.2 (app store)
    - This update includes stability improvements and bug fixes.
    (See linked app store page for system requirements.)

  • iOS Pixelmator version 2.7.4 (app store link, iOS/iPadOS 14.0 or later)
    "Pixelmator 2.7.4 for iOS adds a few improvements and fixes for the brush-based tools."
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This week's Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates Topic based page of Guides, Tips & Troubleshooting for Mac & iPhone/iPad/watchOS Users.
Chrome Browser Updates (Extended/Stable/iOS)
LG OLED TV and LCD TV Firmware Updates (later first)
(Links include update change info and firmware download pages.)
Other News, Tips, and Software Updates (later first)
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.)

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Previous News Archive Summary:
    September 19th to 23rd, 2022 News Archive
  • Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.3 (macOS 13 Ventura compatible).
  • Safari Technology Preview 154.
  • iOS 16.0.2 (bug and security fixes).
  • watchOS 9.0.1 (bug fixes for Watch Ultra).
  • Pixelmator Pro version 3.0 (macOS 11.0 or later).
  • How to Edit and Unsend Messages in iOS 16.
  • Upcoming price and tax changes for apps & in-app purchases.
  • 5 Steps to Shooting Pro Quality Video on iPhone.
  • GarageBand version 2.3.13 for iOS/iPadOS 16.0 or later.
  • How to Use All the Window Management Features in macOS.
  • Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates.
  • Firefox 105.0.1 (bug fix).
  • Firefox 105.0 (bug and security fixes).
  • Firefox ESR 102.3.0 (stability and security fixes).
  • Firefox version 104.2 for iOS/iPadOS 13 or later.
  • Firefox Focus: Privacy browser v105.0 for iOS/iPadOS 14 or later.
  • Playstation 4 System Software Version 10.01.
  • How a Thunderbolt Hub Makes Life Easier.
  • LG C8/E8/W8 OLED TVs Firmware Update 05.50.10.
  • Chrome 105.0.5195.125 Stable Channel Update for Mac & Linux.

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