November 12th to 16th, 2018 News, Tips and Software Updates Archive -
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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:
    November 5th to 9th, 2018 News Archive
  • 13-inch MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar) Solid-State Drive Service Program
  • 13" MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar) SDD Service Program
  • macOS Mojave 10.14.1 Supplemental Update for 2018 MacBook Air
  • Benchmarks with NVMe SSD Upgrade (vs SATA SSD) in Mini-ITX Hackintosh
  • Nvidia Web Graphics Driver Update D/L page for macOS 10.13.6 (17G3025)
  • SSD Firmware Updates to Address Vulnerabilities in some models
  • Geekbench 4.3.1 (fixes for macOS and iOS)
  • Chrome 70.0.3538.102 Stable Channel Update
  • Freeware VM VirtualBox 5.2.22 (bug fixes)
  • VMware ESXi, Workstation, and Fusion security updates
  • Late 2018 Mac mini Memory Replacement Guide
  • Late 2018 Mac Mini Teardown + RAM Upgrade Guide Video
  • Mojave Migration Assistant: Moving Data from Windows PC to Mac
  • Safari Technology Preview 69 Release Notes (for macOS Mojave/High Sierra)
  • Reviews of 2-18 Mac Mini and 2018 MacBook Air
  • SoftRAID 5.7.2 update includes important bug fixes/changes for Mojave
  • macOS Reversion: How to Downgrade from Mojave
  • MacOS iMovie version 10.1.10 update
  • Pixelmator Pro 1.2.2 (bug fix)
  • A Guide to Quick Actions in macOS Mojave
  • Updates to Pages, Numbers and Keynote apps for Mac & iOS
  • iOS iMovie version 2.2.6 update
  • iOS GarageBand version 2.3.7 Update
  • watchOS 5.1.1 release notes
  • Turbocharged performance and graphics for GRID Autosport iOS update
  • Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
    - About Mac startup tones
    - Mac startup key combinations
    - How to Reset NVRAM or PRAM on your Mac
    - How to reset the System Management Controller (SMC) on your Mac
    - Mac computers that use OpenCL and OpenGL graphics.
    - How to select a different startup disk
    - How to use Blackmagic eGPU with your Mac
    - Mac computers that have the Apple T2 Security Chip
    - About Secure Boot (for Macs with Apple T2 Chip)
    - About Startup Security Utility (for Macs with Apple T2 Chip)
    - About encrypted storage on your new Mac
    - If your Mac won't turn on
    - Adapters for Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) or USB-C port on Mac or iPad Pro
    - How to Identify your MacBook Air model (added 2018 model)
    - How to Identify your Mac mini model (added 2018 mini)
    - Mac mini: How to remove or install memory (added 2018 mini)
    - About the screens your Mac displays as it starts up
    - Determining battery cycle count for Mac notebooks
    - How to use Face ID on Your iPhone or iPad Pro
    - If Face ID isn't working on your iPhone or iPad Pro
    - If Face ID is disabled on your iPhone or iPad Pro
    - iPhone and iPad models that support Face ID, Animoji, and Memoji
    - If You Forgot the passcode for your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch or device Disabled

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