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|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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August 7th, 2019 Developer releases.
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- iOS 13 beta 6 (17A5556d)
- iPadOS 13 beta 6 (17A5556d)
- watchOS 6 beta 6 (17R5556d)
- tvOS 13 beta 6 (17J5549c)
|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.
|Other News, Tips, Software Updates, and Reviews|
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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:
- How to fix a split Fusion Drive.
- Apple Web Server Notifications.
- About AirPrint (with list of compatible printers, servers)
- How to install Windows 10 on your Mac with Boot Camp
- Repair disk permissions with Disk Utility (now archived)
- 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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