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Developer Beta Updates
August 15th Developer releases.
  • iOS 13 beta 7 (17A5565b)
  • iPadOS 13 beta 7 (17A5565b)
  • watchOS 6 beta 7 (17R5566a)
  • tvOS 13 beta 7 (17J5557a)
(Apple also has Public betas. See Beta FAQ for info on joining or unenrolling.)
 
Firefox 68.0.2 and ESR 68.0.2 Updates
Release notes for Firefox 68.0.2 and Firefox ESR 68.0.2 include bug fixes and security fixes.
(As of post time, the macOS download link on the 68.0.2 ESR page was downloading v60.8.0, but this global ESR downloads page has 68.0.2,)
(If you missed it on July 18th, the previous 68.0.1 update noted Firefox macOS releases are now signed by the Apple notary service, allowing them to run on macOS 10.15 Beta.)
 
Apple/Products related News, Tips, Updates, PR (later added first)   [= skip =]
Recent 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.

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Adobe Security Updates (many apps)
August 13th Adobe Security bulletins on Updates for:
(As noted in bulletins, most vulnerabilities were only in Windows versions, but updates available for both Mac and Windows.)
 
Other News, Tips, Updates, Reviews, OT
Mini-ITX Core i9-9900K Hackintosh Benchmarks Updated
Bill sent GeekBench Benchmark (CPU, OpenCL, Metal) and Unigine OpenGL (Heaven/Valley) results with macOS Mojave 10.14.6 on his Intel 8 Core i9-9900K Hackintosh with dual 1TB NVMe SSDs, 32GB RAM, and RX580 Nitro+ graphics card. (If you missed it earlier, there's NVMe SSD Benchmarks and GFXBench Metal benchmark results down the page, also linked in the Benchmarks Menu.)
 

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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.)
Previous News Archive Summary:
    July 29th to August 2nd, 2019 News Archive
  • Download macOS Mojave 10.14.6 Supplemental Update
  • Nvidia Graphics Driver Updates for macOS 10.13.6 and 10.12.6
  • Apple reissues Security Update 2019-004 for macOS 10.13.6 & 10.12.6 (July 29th)
  • 10 Non-Intrusive Security Changes in macOS Catalina
  • How to Upgrade/Replace the PCIe SSD in a 21.5-inch iMac (2019)
  • Apple halts practice of contractors listening in to users on Siri
  • How to Change Page Settings on iOS Using Web Inspector
  • Apple Reports Third Quarter Results
  • iCloud for Windows 10.6.1 released (security update)
  • Review of Apricorn Aegis Fortress L3 portable SSD
  • Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
    - Apple Web Server Notifications
    - How to install Windows 10 on your Mac with Boot Camp
    - Institutions that support health records on iPhone and iPod touch (beta)
    - About the security content of macOS Mojave 10.14.6, Security Update 2019-004 High Sierra, Security Update 2019-004 Sierra

For links to older news pages, see the Archives.
  

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