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macOS 10.12.1 Sierra, watchOS 3.1, and tvOS 10.0.1 Mostly Fix Bugs

Apple has released its first set of updates for macOS 10.12, watchOS 3, and tvOS 10 to address a variety of bugs. If you have already updated to the major releases, these updates are worth installing soon, but if not, hold off for another week or so to make sure they haven’t introduced some new problem.

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iBooks with iCloud Drive Is Unreliable and Confusing

Apple Reissues iOS 9.3 for Older Devices; Links Remain Problematic

Previously Downloaded OS X Installers No Longer Work

El Capitan System Integrity Protection Update Breaks Ethernet

New Services Renegotiate Your Connectivity Bills

Apple Issues New iOS 9.2.1 to Fix Error 53

What “Error 53” Means for the Future of Apple Repairs


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New Apple Repair Program for Mac Pro Video Cards

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Quick Solution to Apple Mail’s TidBITS Wrapping Woes

Do Cool Things on the Command Line with Five Quick Recipes

Apple Recalls Some International Wall Plug Adapters

Beware Nasty Auto-Download Music Bug in iOS 9

Mail in El Capitan and iOS 9 Ignores Named Anchors

How to Move Your Music Off Rdio

Dealing with Inexplicable Apple Error Messages

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