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|Follow-Ups on Chameleon SSD Optimizer/Trim Enabler with OS X 10.8.4:|
I've updated the page of Feedback on Chameleon SSD Optimizer/Trim Enabler with notes/follow-ups after updating to OS X 10.8.4. (Includes some varied experiences but with tips for getting Trim working again in OS X 10.8.4.)
|iTunes 11.0.4 Update (bugfixes):|
Available at www.apple.com/itunes/download/ and software update.
"About iTunes 11.0.4
This update fixes a problem that may cause iTunes to quit if you switch between wired and wireless syncing and addresses an issue that may require you to log into the iTunes Store repeatedly.
Mac SHA1= cd9f00b54f2c7b2b46083f8c3d2813e0b3bc3b30
Windows SHA1= 0fcbc773ab3c6f05ccb73468aea96f6b5109b52d
Windows 64 SHA1= 7ea7d22ce2f19e0f52814d37c27b354e2706d739
System Requirements: OS X 10.6.8 or later. Win XP SP2 or later"
(The miniplayer, songs view, Multi-Disc albums items on the iTunes 11.0.4 page are repeats from 11.0.3 and not listed here.)
|Aperture 3.4.5 Update (info/download):|
(download page linked)
"About Aperture 3.4.5 Update (523.15 MB)
- Addresses an issue that could cause Aperture to quit unexpectedly when deleting items from a camera or memory card after import.
- Memory cards are now ejected correctly when using the Delete Items option after import.
- Includes stability improvements
System Requirements: OS X Lion 10.7.5, OS X 10.8.2 or later"
I don't own Aperture to test this, but the download above may not update Aperture installed from the App store. (Support page D/L updaters would not update bundled/app store installs like iPhoto.)
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|Previous Day's News Summary:|
Tuesday, June 4th, 2013 News Archive
- OS X 10.8.4 Update (includes Safari 6.0.5) Downloads/Info/Tips
- Security Update 2013-002 for Snow Leopard/OS X Lion (Client/Server)
- Final Cut Pro X Share Export Problems (w/Tips)
- Review: 16GB 5th-generation iPod touch
- New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Docs:
- About the security content of Safari 6.0.5
- About the OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.4 Update
- About the security content of OS X v10.8.4 and Security Update 2013-002
- Mtn Lion: Improving mobile user login times for Active Directory .local domains
- Login and directory binding delays on systems joined to an Active Directory domain ending in ".local"
- iTunes 11: Frequently used features
- iOS: Troubleshooting Messages
- iOS: Troubleshooting Wi-Fi networks and connections
- MacBook Pro/Retina MacBook Pro: How to set graphics performance
- (many archived docs, too many to list here)
- Other News/Reviews/Op-Ed/Tech/OT:
- Another SanDisk Extreme II SSD Review
- Seagate 5mm 500GB Laptop Ultrathin HDD Review
- LSI Announces SandForce SF-2200 TCG Opal Compliance
- Cheap Batteries for Backup Renewable Energy
- 'Game of Thrones' Carnage Proves the Internet Has Manners
- Review: The Newsroom 1st Season (Blu-ray)
- New Home Entertainment Gear
- Small Business Cloud Myths
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