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SummerFest 25%-Off Sale Discounts Take Control Books and 14 Mac Apps

If you need help with your Mac, iOS device, or apps, or if your work would proceed more smoothly with a capable Mac app at your side, check out the multi-developer SummerFest sale. You can save 25 percent on all Take Control titles and 14 leading Mac apps.Show full article

Apple Discontinues Thunderbolt Display with No Replacement in Sight

Those who need a screen for a Mac mini or Mac Pro, or who want to revel in the productivity glory of a multiple-monitor Mac, will have to look for solutions from companies other than Apple.Show full article

Control Your Apple TV from CiderTV’s iPhone Widget

CiderTV offers an interesting suite of remote apps for your Apple TV, but what makes it worth installing is the Today View widget offered by the iOS app.Show full article

What Apple’s Forthcoming APFS File System Means to You

Apple has announced that a new file system, APFS, is included in the developer preview of macOS Sierra and will become the Mac’s default file system in late 2017. But what does that mean to the rest of us?Show full article

OS X Hidden Treasures: Copy and Paste

Copy and paste is an easy technology to take for granted, but there’s more to it than you may think. We explain the basics, and beyond, of copy and paste on the Mac.Show full article

TidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 27 June 2016

With developers busy absorbing all the new information from WWDC, the only notable software release this week is BusyCal 3.0.1.Show full article

ExtraBITS for 27 June 2016

In ExtraBITS this week, we get a comparison of Apple Maps and Google Maps, a look into what Apple’s Advanced Computer Vision can identify, and news that Bank of America is rolling out Apple Pay-compatible ATMs.Show full article

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