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Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.2 Update
See the CCC 6.1.2 release notes for a long list of improvements and fixes.
(More info on Carbon Copy Cloner 6 (including free 30 day trial) at
Other News, PR, Software and Firmware Updates (later first)
Firefox 100.0.2 and Firefox ESR 91.9.1 Updates (Download links are on release notes pages.)
Final Cut Pro 10.6.3 update
Info on Final Cut Pro 10.6.3 changes:
  • Improves reliability when using drag and drop to replace a transition.
  • Improves reliability when dragging a transition onto a connected clip.
  • Fixes an issue where custom sound effects do not always appear in the Sound Effects browser.
(Requires macOS 11.5.1 or later.)
Apple Beta Updates
Current Developer releases as of May 18.
(Release notes are on linked page.)
  • macOS 12.5 beta (21G5027d)
  • iOS 15.6 beta (19G5027e)
  • iPadOS 15.6 beta (19G5027e)
  • watchOS 8.7 beta (19U5027c)
  • tvOS 15.6 beta (19M5027c)
Apple also has Public betas. See Beta FAQ for info on joining or unenrolling.
(Public beta version updates are usually shortly after developer releases.)
Other News, PR, Software and Firmware Updates (later first)

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Download macOS Catalina Security Update 2022-004
May 23 posted page to Download Security Update 2022-004 Catalina (1.6 GB)
After installing this update the Catalina build number is 19H1922.
(Original post from May 16th on security fixes are here.)
Safari 15.5 for macOS Big Sur & Catalina - = Details =
HomePod Software Update 15.5 - = Details =
macOS Monterey 12.4 Update - = Details =
Apple Studio Display Firmware Update 15.5 - = Details =
macOS Big Sur 11.6.6 (Security Update) - = Details =
(Includes info on updated M1 Mini firmware version.)
Xcode 13.4 Update - = Details =
iOS 15.5, iPadOS 15.5, tvOS 15.5, watchOS 8.6 Updates - = Details =
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Firefox 100.0.1 Update
(See above for later Firefox & ESR updates.)
May 16, 2022 released Firefox 100.0.1 release notes lists Picture-in-Picture bug fixes.
(Also a security sandbox fix for Windows.)
Recent Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates (later first) Topic based page of Guides, Tips & Troubleshooting for Mac & iPhone/iPad/watchOS 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.)

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Previous News Archive Summary:
    May 9th to 13th, 2022 News Archive
  • Safari Technology Preview 145.
  • How to Prevent Cross-Site Tracking in macOS Catalina's Safari.
  • iPod touch discontinued - available while supplies last.
  • How to Fix a Disappearing Dock in macOS Monterey.
  • Microsoft Office for Mac (365/2019) version 16.61.
  • Master Mobile Video Editing with LumaFusion Professional NLE for iPad/iPhone.
  • iOS Chrome browser 101.0.4951.58 for iOS/iPadOS 14.0 or later.
  • WWDC22 special event submissions open.
  • Chrome 101.0.4951.64 Stable Channel Update for Desktop.
  • Chrome 100.0.4896.160 Extended Stable Channel Update for Mac & Windows.
  • Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates.

For links to older news pages, see the Archives.

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