News Archive for Wednesday, March 6th, 2012

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Previous Day's News Summary: (no updates Tuesday)
    Monday March 4th, 2013 News Archive
  • Sapphire AMD Radeon 7950 Mac Edition card shown at CeBIT
  • Java for OS X 2013-002 (Java 6 Update 43 for OS X 10.7-10.8.x)
  • Java for OS X 10.6 Update 14 (Java 6 Update 43)
  • Oracle posts Java 7 Update 17 for OS X 10.7.3 and later
  • GraphicConverter 8.5.3 (Build 1154)
  • Tablet Wars: Microsoft Surface RT v. Apple iPad
  • Apple Lightning digital AV adapter has its own ARM SoC
  • Google adds sharing, history features to Chrome for iOS
  • Best driving games for iPhone and Android
  • Apple 'iWatch' Could Be More Profitable Than TV
  • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
    - OS X: Java Web plug-in blocked
    - About March 4th Java updates for OS
    - How to re-enable Java web applet plug-in
    - Mac OS X versions (builds) for computers
    - OS X Mountain Lion: "We could not complete your purchase... not compatible..." alert
    - AirPrint basics (w/list of compatible printers)
    - iOS: Troubleshooting Wi-Fi networks and connections
    - iTunes: Setting up Home Sharing on your computer
    - iTunes: How to move your music to a new computer
    - iTunes: How to open an alternate iTunes Library file or create a new one
    - iTunes: Specific update-and-restore error messages/advanced troubleshooting
    - Advanced iTunes Store troubleshooting

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