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|Developer Beta Updates|
Current Developer releases. (Updated Dec. 5, later first)
Apple also has Public betas. See the Beta FAQ for info on joining or unenrolling.
- iOS 13.3 beta 4 (17C5053a)
- iPadOS 13.3 beta 4 (17C5053a)
- watchOS 6.1.1 beta 4 (17S5449b)
- tvOS 13.3 beta 4 (17K5449a)
- (The last Catalina beta update was 10.15.2 beta 3 on Nov. 20th.)
|Firefox 71.0 and Firefox ESR 68.3.0 Updates|
The Firefox 71.0 release notes lists improvements to Lockwise (integrated password manager) and Enhanced Tracking Protection, Native MP3 decoding on macOS/Linux/Windows, new kiosk mode functionality, security fixes and more.
Firefox ESR 68.3.0 includes fixes to improve performance and stability, plus security fixes.
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|Recent Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates|
Page of How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users from Airplay to Thunderbolt.
|Pixelmator Pro 1.5.3 Update|
Pixelmator Pro version 1.5.3 (for macOS 10.13 or later, with 64-bit processor) adds "some major performance improvements to Auto Save, includes a new Show Source Marker option for the Clone tool, and brings a few important fixes". (See linked app store page or Pixelmator Pro updates page for more details.)
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|DisplayLink v5.2.1 USB Software Update for macOS Catalina & Mojave|
- See details and download including install tips.
|Safari Technology Preview 96 released|
- See details and download for macOS Catalina and Mojave.
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|Other News, Tips, Reviews, OT
|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 and driver updates and troubleshooting, to hardware upgrades and repairs.)
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|Previous News Archive Summary:
November 18th to 22nd, 2019 News Archive
- DisplayLink v5.2.1 USB Software Update for macOS Catalina & Mojave
- Install Tips for DisplayLink Software on MacOS Catalina
- Safari Technology Preview 96 download/release notes
- Pixelmator Pro 1.5.2 has a long list of fixes/improvements
- Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C Difference and Which You Should Use
- Guide to Using an External Drive as Your Startup Drive: Part 1
- Apple Breaks Ground on New Austin Campus, Begins Production of New Mac Pro
- Apple expands Everyone Can Code with more coding resources
- Adobe Adds Features to iPad Photoshop App After Early Criticism
- iTunes U 3.7.4 update ("minor stability improvements")
- IOS 13.2.3 and iPadOS 13.2.3 Update Release Notes
- Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates
For links to older news pages, see the Archives.
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