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Mac Pixelmator 3.8 Phoenix
- v3.8 Phoenix brings full support for macOS Mojave, colorful SVG fonts, Continuity Camera support, and more. (See page for complete list of improvements and fixes.)
Pixelmator Pro 1.2.3
- performance improvements, support for Photoshop brushes,
and many other improvements and fixes.
Micromat Drive Scope 1.2.2 update (use in-app update check)
- Fixed Save as PDF functionality when in Dark Mode.
- Added additional drive manufacturer company logos.
- Updated drive model detection when only a part number is used.
- Other minor fixes and enhancements.
Micromat MachineProfile v1.3.4 update (use in-app update check*)
( * If running OS X 10.6.x, don't update. v1.3.1 & newer require OS X 10.7 or later.)
- Added Mac mini (2018) support
- Added MacBook Air (Retina, 13-inch, 2018) support
- Added 18 Watt USB-C Power Adapter identification
- Updated machine and location identification strings
- Other minor fixes and enhancements
More obfuscated shell scripts: Fake MacOS Flash update (isc.sans)
Apps Having Problems Running in macOS Mojave (sponsor blog)
Up to 64GB Memory Upgrade Kits for Select Apple iMac 21.5-inch Models
New MacBook Air and Mac mini show the Apple Tax on storage lives on (usatoday)
Justices appear skeptical that antitrust lawsuit over Apple's App Store should be blocked
Class Action Lawsuit for Failing to Include Dust Filters in iMacs and MacBooks, Leading to Performance Issues (one article referred to this 2016 Apple Forum Thread on Dark spots on display (iMac) with several example images, thought to be from dust buildup.)
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Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates
Page of How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users from Airplay to Thunderbolt.
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Other News, Reviews, Updates, OT
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Previous News Archive Summary:
November 19th to 23rd, 2018 News Archive Another Critical Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (Nov. 20th)
Five macOS Mojave Utilities You Should Get to Know
LEGO Disney Pixar's "The Incredibles" for macOS out now
Total War: WARHAMMER II released for macOS and Linux
Shadow of the Tomb Raider coming to macOS and Linux in 201
Civilization VI iOS: Known Issues (revised again)
Security Update for VMware Workstation and Fusion
Mushkin Source 500GB SATA SSD Review
AMD Radeon Pro WX 8200 Review
Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
- How to use 4K displays, 5K displays, and Ultra HD TVs with your Mac
- if iTunes doesn't recognize your iPhone, iPad, or iPod (update required)
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