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#1472: Wyse Sense review, fix Apple hardware problems with deep cleaning, how to buy hardware that lasts

It’s hardware week at TidBITS! Josh Centers takes a look at Wyze Sense, an inexpensive sensor package for Wyze Cam security cameras that can detect motion or an open door. Next, Josh explains how to fix common Apple hardware problems with some deep cleaning. Finally, Glenn Fleishman joins us this week with advice on how to buy hardware that will be well-supported for years to come. Notable Mac app releases this week include OmniFocus 3.4, HoudahGeo 5.3, Agenda 6.0, and Little Snitch 4.4.

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OmniFocus 3.4 No comments

OmniFocus 3.4

Introduces the capability to drop individual actions, enabling you to preserve an action even if you’ve decided not to do it. ($39.99 new, free update, 35 MB)

HoudahGeo 5.3 No comments

HoudahGeo 5.3

Adds support for Dark mode in macOS 10.14 Mojave and enables the photo geotagging app to create HEIC image files. ($39 new, free update, 23.2 MB)

Agenda 6.0 1 comment

Agenda 6.0

Adds full integration with Apple's Reminders, enabling you to create and edit reminders directly in the text of your notes. (Free with $24.99 premium purchase option, free update, 34.6 MB)

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Little Snitch 4.4

Fixes a serious vulnerability that allows privilege escalation to root for any local user. ($45 new, free update, 39.5 MB)