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macOS 10.13.2 Fixes Obscure Bugs and Security Vulnerabilities

After last week’s emergency software updates, Apple has released macOS 10.13.2, which we hope will be unremarkable. But you still might want to hold off for a few days, since the fixes are minor.Show full article

watchOS 4.2 Adds Apple Pay Cash and Moistens HomeKit

In keeping watchOS in sync with iOS, Apple has released watchOS 4.2 with support for Apple Pay Cash, HomeKit sprinklers and faucets, and a workout type for downhill snow sports.Show full article

tvOS 11.2 Adds Sports to the TV App, Advanced Settings for Apple TV 4K

tvOS 11.2 introduces some new features for sports watchers and a few welcome tweaks for the Apple TV 4K.Show full article

DealBITS Drawing: Win a Copy of Swift Publisher 5

If you’re looking for an easier way to create standard print pieces, check out this week’s DealBITS drawing for a chance to win a copy of BeLight Software’s Swift Publisher 5.Show full article

Amazon Prime Video Comes to Apple TV

Yes, it’s finally here! The Amazon Prime Video app has finally appeared on the Apple TV! Here’s how to sign in and use it to watch both free video available to Amazon Prime subscribers and any movies or TV shows you’ve purchased from Amazon.Show full article

How to Use Apple Pay Cash for Person-to-Person Transactions

Months after iOS 11 was released, Apple has finally pulled back the curtains on person-to-person Apple Pay transactions. We explain how to set up and use Apple Pay Cash.Show full article

TidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 11 December 2017

Notable software releases this week include MarsEdit 4.0.1, Firefox 57.01, and Slack for Mac 3.0.Show full article

ExtraBITS for 11 December 2017

In ExtraBITS this week, Apple is buying the Shazam audio-identification app, the Ai.Type keyboard for iOS and Android has leaked the data of over 31 million users, Apple’s ban on app templates is hurting small businesses, Apple has patched a HomeKit vulnerability, and the iPhone X’s reliance on new gestures has proved to be a complex topic.Show full article

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