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Cardhop 1.3

1 month 4 weeks ago
Maintenance update with several improvements and support for new features in Cardhop for iOS 1.1. ($19.99 new, free update, 12.1 MB)

Agen Schmitz

Typinator 8.0

1 month 4 weeks ago
Major new version of the text expansion tool with a long list of new features and improvements including a statistics mode and Magic Keys feature. (€24.99 new, free update, 6.9 MB)

Agen Schmitz

Stop Using Your 2015 15-inch MacBook Pro

1 month 4 weeks ago
Apple has issued a recall for certain 15-inch MacBook Pros sold between 2015 and 2017 due to a fire hazard caused by overheating batteries, and Apple even says to not use affected computers until they’re repaired.

Josh Centers

Apple Expands Its Repair Partnership with Best Buy

1 month 4 weeks ago
Apple has expanded its repair partnership with technology superstore Best Buy to include every Best Buy store in the United States. But if you have a choice, is Best Buy the best place to go for Apple repairs?

Josh Centers

Logic Pro X 10.4.5

2 months ago
Optimizes performance for the new Mac Pro with support for up to 56 threads. ($199.99 new, free update, 1.5 GB)

Agen Schmitz

George Jedenoff: A 101-year-old TidBITS Reader

2 months ago
We’ve known since the beginning that TidBITS readers are an unusual and fascinating group, but George Jedenoff stands out. As an infant, he escaped the Russian Revolution with his parents, and after picking up a Stanford MBA and serving with the US Navy Reserve during World War II, he worked his way through the ranks of the steel industry, retiring as president of Kaiser Steel. And that was all before Apple even existed—he started with the Mac in 1987.

Adam Engst

The Ins and Outs of Non-destructive Editing in Photos for Mac and iOS

2 months ago
Photos boasts non-destructive editing of photos, even when you use a Photos extension to make changes. While the basic non-destructive feature works well, there are some snags that can result in undesirable outcomes, particularly with RAW images and when using multiple editors.

Nik Bhatt

iMovie 10.1.12

2 months ago
Removes support for sharing videos to iMovie Theater. (Free, 2.2 GB)

Agen Schmitz

DEVONthink 3.0 Public Beta 3

2 months ago
Third public beta for the recently upgraded information management app. ($99/$149/$499 new, upgrades available, 88.0 MB)

Agen Schmitz

An Early Look at tvOS 13

2 months 1 week ago
“Take Control of Apple TV” author Josh Centers offers a sneak peek at what’s to come in tvOS 13, the most consequential tvOS update in years.

Josh Centers

Cyberduck 7.0

2 months 1 week ago
Open-source file transfer app adds a new multi-segmented download feature and simplifies sharing files from file sharing services. (Free, 93.6 MB)

Agen Schmitz

New Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR Offer Power for a (High) Price

2 months 2 weeks ago
It has been a long time coming, but Apple’s new highly configurable Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR monitor raise the bar—and the price—of a high-end Mac workstation. Well-heeled creative professionals who need maximum performance will be delighted.

Michael E. Cohen

watchOS 6 Adds an App Store, Expands Health Tracking

2 months 2 weeks ago
With watchOS 6, Apple has made the Apple Watch more self-reliant and more versatile. It gains an App Store with a library of apps that are, in some cases, iPhone-independent. As a health device, it helps protect users’ hearing and assists women in their menstrual and fertility tracking.

Julio Ojeda-Zapata
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