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Safari Technology Preview 101
February 19th Safari Technology Preview 101 Release Notes lists changes/improvements to Web Inspector, Media, Apple Pay, JavaScript, Web Animations, WebAuthn, WebRTC, CSS, Rendering, Web API, IndexedDB, and Back-forward Cache.
Download available for macOS Mojave and macOS Catalina.
(If a previous version is installed, use software update in System Prefs.)
VirtualBox 6.1.4 Update includes fixes for MacOS Hosts
Freeware VM VirtualBox 6.1.4 Change Log has a list of bug fixes/improvements,
including these fixes and updates for macOS hosts and guests.
  • macOS host: Update osxfuse to v3.10.4

  • macOS host: Use hardened runtime and request the needed entitlements, meeting latest notarization rules which also required moving VirtualBoxVM executable.

  • Virtualization core: Fixed macOS Catalina guests failing to boot after upgrading to 10.15.2 onwards.

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Apple/Products related News, Updates, Tips, PR (later added first)
Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates Page of How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users from Airplay to Thunderbolt.
Other News, Firmware/Software Updates, Reviews, and Tips (later added first)
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.)

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Previous News Archive Summary:
    February 10th to 14th, 2020 News Archive
  • Pixelmator Pro 1.5.5 Update
  • Security Updates for Acrobat and Reader, Flash Player, Experience Manager
  • 10 Mac Finder Tips.
  • Free Swift Playgrounds for MacOS (macOS 10.15.3 or later)
  • How to Use Quick Look in macOS Leopard and Later
  • Microsoft Office for Mac (365/2019) v16.34
  • How to Setup Touch ID and Add Fingerprints on Mac Laptops
  • Company of Heroes for iPad released
  • 6,000 Tabs of Google Chrome on 2019 Mac Pro with 1.5TB RAM
  • Plugable TBT3-UDV Dock Review
  • Intel Releases Security Updates
  • Microsoft Patch Tuesday for February 2020
  • Sony UBP-X1100ES, UBP-X800M2 4K/UHD Player Firmware Update
  • Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates
    - Restore your Mac from a backup.
    - If You Forgot Passcode for iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch or Device is Disabled.
    - Apple web server notifications (security fixes).
    - How to Manage your iCloud storage.
    - How to Downgrade your iCloud storage.
    - How to Buy more iCloud storage.
    - If you can't update or restore your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

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