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Aperture 3.5.1 Update Info:
(available via Software Update or Mac App Store.)

  • White Balance now works as expected when using the Temperature & Tint eyedropper tool
  • Fixes an issue that could cause rectangles indicating detected faces to appear incorrectly
  • When a metadata field is selected, the cursor now remains active in that field when using the Command and arrow keys to move between photos
  • Includes stability improvements


    Apple TV 6.0.2 Update (info and restore tips)
    (Update for 2nd/3rd gen Apple TVs. Same general change notes as v6.0.1.)

    Stability and performance Includes general performance and stability improvements.

    (Update/FYI: On Feb 21st, 2014 Apple posted a doc About the security content of Apple TV 6.0.2 which notes an SSL/TLS (Secure Transport validation) fix.)

    I don't own a newer (Gen2/Gen3) Apple TV but you can check for feedback in Apple's Apple TV forum. Later saw some a couple posts about HDCP errors after updating, with suggestions on trying tips in Apple's doc About Apple TV and HDCP. (And for anyone that missed it/has trouble restoring after an update problem, here's a previous post with Tips for Problems/Errors Restoring an Apple TV via USB Cable.)

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    Listing/links of updates, mod/upgrade articles, tips and reviews you may have missed.
    Previous News Archive Summary:
      Wednesday November 13th, 2013 News
    • Tip: Disable Spotlight on Ext. HDs in OS X 10.9 (from thread on Ext. HD problems)
    • BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea DLC released
    • F1 2013 revving up for December release on Mac
    • Apple's $10.5B Shores Up Supply Chain
    • iPad Mini Retina Display Teardown
    • The New MapQuest Navigation App
    • iOS App Review: Adobe Ideas
    • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
      - EFI and SMC firmware updates for Intel-based Macs
      - Setting up Home Sharing for Apple TV
      - OS X: Security certifications and validations
      - Archiving or making copies of your iCloud data
      - Keeping the Junk folder consistent between iCloud Mail and OS X Mail
      - Troubleshooting iCloud Calendar
      - iCloud: Locating Reminders and Tasks
      - iCloud: Windows browser plug-ins, extensions, and add-ons
      - iTunes Store: How to submit a podcast to the iTunes Store
      - iTunes Store: How to delete songs from iCloud
      - iOS: Wi-Fi settings grayed out or dim
      - iOS: Setting up VPN

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