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#1488: iOS 13.2 and iPadOS 13.2, AirPods Pro, expired macOS installer certificates, screen mirroring tip, Continuity Sketch and Continuity Markup

Ready for more updates? iOS 13.2 and iPadOS 13.2 deliver promised features to Apple’s devices, including Deep Fusion, HomeKit Secure Video, and new Siri privacy options. Apple finally updated the HomePod to iOS 13 with this release, adding the capability to distinguish between family members. Apple also made a surprise announcement of the AirPods Pro, which boast swappable ear tips and active noise cancellation. Adam Engst shares tips for fixing macOS installers with expired certificates and mirroring selected screens in multi-monitor setups. Finally, for those who have updated to macOS 10.15 Catalina, we have a guide on using its new Continuity Sketch and Continuity Markup features. Notable Mac app releases this week include Default Folder X 5.4.1, BusyCal 3.7.2 and BusyContacts 1.4.2, Firefox 70.0, Transmit 5.6.1, and Bookends 13.2.7.

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Default Folder X 5.4.1 No comments

Default Folder X 5.4.1

Fixes problems in macOS 10.15 Catalina where Default Folder X wouldn't correctly record recently used folders. ($34.95 new, free update, 9.6 MB)

Firefox 70.0 No comments

Firefox 70.0

Strengthens its Enhanced Tracking Protection to include social media trackers, and improves the Lockwise password manager. (Free, 69.1 MB)

Transmit 5.6.1 No comments

Transmit 5.6.1

Removes support for Amazon Drive and adds support for copying a current open folder’s path to the clipboard. ($45 new, free update, 63.3 MB)

Bookends 13.2.7 No comments

Bookends 13.2.7

Brings some document opening and scanning fixes to the reference management tool when running in macOS 10.15 Catalina. ($59.99 new, free update, 51.2 MB)

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