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iOS 10.1.1 Fixes Viewing of Health Data

Apple has released yet another small update to iOS 10. This one is focused on the viewing of Health data, which wasn’t working in iOS 10.1 for some users.Show full article

Despite $9 Billion Profit, Apple Revenues Slump Again in Q4 2016

Even though Apple introduced new products in Q4 2016, the company’s financial slump has continued, with services being the main bright spot in its quarterly earnings report. It’s not exactly doom and gloom, though, since Apple still posted a net profit over $9 billion on revenues of $46.9 billion.Show full article

Apple’s TV App Seeks to Unify the Apple TV Experience

Apple’s upcoming TV app for tvOS 10 and iOS 10 will streamline your viewing experience and make it easier to find things to watch. Unfortunately, not all content providers are on board.Show full article

New MacBook Pros Add Context-sensitive Touch Bar

The new MacBook Pros are smaller, lighter, faster, and sport an entirely new input device, the Touch Bar, that replaces the function keys above the keyboard and includes a Touch ID sensor. Adam Engst takes you through what’s new.Show full article

How to Migrate to a New Mac

Moving your data from an old Mac (or a PC) to a new one can be a complex undertaking. Joe Kissell provides a detailed walkthrough of the process for each of several common scenarios.Show full article

TidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 31 October 2016

Notable software releases this week include VMware Fusion 8.5.1, DEVONthink/DEVONnote 2.9.6, Final Cut Pro X 10.3, Compressor 4.3, Motion 5.3, Airfoil 5.5, GarageBand 10.1.3, iMovie 10.1.3, Pages 6.0.5, Numbers 4.0.5, and Keynote 7.0.5 for Mac, iTunes 12.5.2, MoneyWiz 2.5, Safari 10.0.1, Security Update 2016-006 (Yosemite) and 2016-002 (El Capitan), Art Text 3.1, Keyboard Maestro 7.3.1, Slack for Mac 2.3, and Moneydance 2017.Show full article

ExtraBITS for 31 October 2016

In ExtraBITS this week, Chuq Von Rospach responds to complaints about Apple’s MacBook Pro event, long-time Apple advisor Ken Segall expresses his distaste for the Siri Remote, and Apple’s AirPods have been delayed.Show full article

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