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April 1st Leaked Mothership Memo "It's About Time" (for major changes):
I hesitated posting this, from a rumored Bootcamp software engineer. (Code named "AWOL", but maybe "Pipe Dream" is a better nickname.)
Apple/products related News, History, Updates, Op-Ed:
Apple Support/How-To Article Updates:

Page of How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users from Airplay to Thunderbolt.

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

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Previous News Archive Summary:
    March 29th/30th, 2016 News Archive
  • Can't install updates via Appstore or Manually (solved by deleting temp/cache files)
  • iOS 9.3.1 release notes list fix for link problems in Safari and other apps
  • Why Apple and Google are struggling to design simple software
  • Justice Department Extracts iPhone Data, Drops Case Against Apple
  • Apple developing new batteries to improve energy capacity in devices
  • Firefox 46 dropping support for Mac OS 10.6, 10.7, 10.8 (w/notes on ESR)
  • Firefox web browser for iOS v3.0
  • Amazon Video iOS App v3.4.2
  • Youtube iOS App v11.11
  • Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
    - What to do before selling or giving away your Mac
    - How to Reset the Lockdown folder in iTunes
    - How to Set up your Apple TV (4th generation)
    - How to Use Bluetooth keyboards with your Apple TV
    - How to Dictate or enter text on your Apple TV (4th generation)
    - About surround sound settings on your Apple TV (4th generation)
    - About AirPlay restrictions and Conference Room mode on your Apple TV
    - How to use Home Sharing to share iTunes content with other devices
    - How to Share your iTunes library over your home network
    - Another rev to articles on iOS 9.3 upgrade/activation
    - About Remote Desktop Admin 3.8

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