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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 the latest ESR update.)
(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.)
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.)
Apple/Products related News, Tips, and Software Updates

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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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Other News and Software Updates
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:
    August 5th to 9th, 2019 News Archive
  • Mini-ITX Core i9-9900K Hackintosh Benchmarks Updated
  • Safari Technology Preview 89 (available for Mojave/Catalina)
  • Micromat Drive Scope 1.2.6 update
  • Micromat MachineProfile 1.3.9 update
  • 10 Mac Apps You May Not Be Using But Should
  • Apple to Give Researchers Special iPhones to Up Its Security
  • How to Install a Drive in an Envoy Pro EX USB-C Enclosure
  • Press release on Apple's Teacher Coding Academies
  • How to Download Your iTunes from iCloud to Your Mac
  • Pro Audio: How to Choose the Best Audio Interface For Your Needs
  • Chrome 76.0.3809.100 stable channel update
  • VMware ESXi, Workstation and Fusion security updates
  • SWAPGS Spectre Side-Channel Vulnerability
  • Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
    - Apple Vintage and obsolete products listing.
    - How to move Time Machine backups from one AirPort Time Capsule to another.
    - How to install Windows 10 on your Mac with Boot Camp.
    - How to set a firmware password on your Mac.
    - If you forgot your Apple Watch passcode.
    - See your purchase history in the App Store or iTunes Store.

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