News Archive for Monday, February 11th, 2013:

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Mac User reports on NAS updated (Drobo FS and 5N)
I've updated the page of Mac user Reports/Tips on NAS with a reader's long follow-up (after 2 years of use, recent problems) to his earlier report on a Drobo FS and notes/recent tests comparing a Drobo 5N.

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Apple/products related News/Alerts/Rumors/Op-Ed/Software Updates:

Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:

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Recent Articles/Tips/Tweaks/Reviews:
Listing/links of updates to mod/upgrade articles, tips and reviews you may have missed. (DIY Fusion drives, Low-Cost 2006 Mac Mini CPU Upgrades/unofficial EFI updates, Early Mac Pro CPU Upgrades/Unofficial EFI Updates, 2012 Mac Mini HDMI video problems/display tips/USB 3.0 interference, mods and more)
Previous Day's News Summary:
    Thursday Feb. 7, 2013 News Archive
  • AirPort Base/Time Capsule Firmware 7.6.3 (w/notes on problems, restore tip)
  • AirPort Utility 6.2 (for OS X 10.7-10.8)
  • Mercury Accelsior PCIe SSD Gives Mac Pro Major Boost
  • Apple now using SanDisk SSDs in Retina MacBook Pro as well
  • Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt SSD (short) review
  • Exactly How The Apple TV Will Transform The Industry
  • Business users losing faith in Apple's iWork office suite
  • Statement by Apple (plan to return $45B to shareholders over 3 years) (press release)
  • Greenlight's Einhorn sues Apple, seeks bigger payout
  • Mailbox Email App Finally Released on iPhone (Sort Of)
  • Apple Should, And Will, Make a Smartwatch
  • Apple Tops PC Market, Thanks to iPad Sales
  • Apple Digital Camera RAW Compatibility Update 4.04
  • Critical Flash Player Update Fixes 2 Zero-Days
  • Adobe Flash Player updates available for OS X on February 7, 2013
  • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
    - Logic Pro/Express: Tips on troubleshooting project files
    - OS X Server: Changing the service data storage location
    - OS X Lion: Supported digital camera RAW formats
    - OS X Mountain Lion: Supported digital camera RAW formats
    - Aperture 3: About Video and Audio formats in Aperture
    - Mac Basics: Using a scanner
    - Mac Basics: Connect your camera or camcorder
    - Apple TV: How to use AirPlay Mirroring
    - Apple TV: About the status light (meanings)
    - Apple TV: Using the Apple Wireless Keyboard
    - Apple TV: Pairing and unpairing the Apple Remote
    - Apple TV (2nd and 3rd gen): Purchasing and viewing movies

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