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Safari Technology Preview 73 and Firefox 64.0.2 Updates
January 9th Safari Technology Preview 73 Release Notes.
Download available for macOS Mojave and High Sierra.
(Update: Version 74 was released on Jan. 23rd.)

January 9th release notes for Firefox 64.0.2
  • Fixed a browser crash on MacOS
  • Fixed video stuttering on Youtube
  • Fix updates for some lightweight themes
  • Properly restore column sizes in developer tools inspector
  • Updated the Japanese translation for missing strings
Adobe Security Updates for Digital Editions, Flash, Connect
Jan. 8th Adobe bulletins on security updates for Flash Player, Connect and Digital Editions.

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Apple/products related News, Updates, Tips, PR (later added first)
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, Updates, Reviews, OT (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 updates and troubleshooting, to hardware upgrades and repairs.)

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Previous News Archive Summary:
    January 1st to 4th, 2019 News Archive
  • SMC Reset Tip (not in Apple's article - fixed iMac FW800 port problem)
  • Mac Browser Benchmarks - Which is Fastest?
  • Security Updates for Adobe Acrobat and Reader
  • Civilization VI iOS: Known Issues (added note on Dec. 13th update crash)
  • Quick Tip: Protect Template Files with Finder's Stationery Pad
  • OWC Acquires Akitio - Maker of Premium External Storage Products
  • Apple Phone Phishing Scams Getting Better
  • App Store caps record-breaking 2018 with blockbuster holiday week
  • Letter from Tim Cook to Apple investors
  • LG announces 2019 OLED TVs with HDMI 2.1, 8K, and Alpha 9 chipset
  • Review of CalDigit T4 (Thunderbolt 3)
  • Review of 1.92TB Samsung 983 DCT NVMe SSD
  • Review of QNAP TS-963X NAS
  • Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
    - How to check for Wi-Fi Issues using your Mac
    - How to use the Voice Memos app
    - Prepare for changes to macOS Server 5.7.1
    - Vintage and Obsolete Products Listing

For links to older news pages, see the Archives.

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