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(Late 2013/2014) iMac Graphics Update (info/download updater)
(Download page linked, should also appear in Software Update for affected models.)
"iMac Graphics Update (722 KB)
This update fixes an issue that may cause iMac computers to become unresponsive when viewing certain very large JPEG images.
Affected models:
  • iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, Late 2014)
  • iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2013)
  • iMac (27-inch, Late 2013)

For more detailed information about this update, please visit:

System Requirements: OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 (14D131+)"

(OS X) iMovie 10.0.8 Update:
(info from app store)
"What's New in iMovie Version 10.0.8:
  • Resolves an issue that could cause iMovie to quit on launch
  • Updates compatibility with sharing to YouTube

Compatibility: OS X 10.10.2 or later"

(April 23rd) Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates:

(Topic-based page of Tips, Troubleshooting & How-To articles for Mac/OS X/iOS Users.)

Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades and Repairs:
List of Updates, DIY Repair, Upgrade articles, Tips and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software updates, troubleshooting to hardware upgrades and repairs.)

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Previous News Archive Summary:
    April 22nd, 2015 News Archive
  • Asus PCE-AC68 802.11ac PCIe card in 2008 Mac Pro running OS X 10.10.3
  • Apple Events Server Update for OS X Snow Leopard and OS X Lion (info/download)
  • Nvidia Graphics Driver 346.01.02f02 for OS X 10.10.3 (14D136)
  • New/Updated Apple Support Articles: (partial list)
    - If your Mac is lost or stolen
    - How to Contact Apple for support and service
    - Mac notebooks: Spotlight indexing may make the fans run
    - Mac notebooks: Reducing cable strain on your MagSafe power adapter
    - Mac Pro (2009 to 2012): Issues with 3 displays & multiple DVI, HDMI connections
    - Changing or resetting an OS X account password
    - If Media Browser doesn't show your entire Photos library
    - How to use Maps and Bluetooth on your iPhone or iPad
    - How to use Keynote Remote on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
    - Troubleshooting AirPlay and AirPlay Mirroring from iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
    - Open Directory: Enabling SSL for Open Directory with Replicas
    - iCloud Features that work with 1 account at a time on iOS 5 and OS X Lion or later

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