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1673: macOS 13.5.1, watchOS 9.6.1, copy data from Web tables, what Spotlight is used for, do you use Apple’s Weather app?

This week brings two highly focused operating system updates from Apple: macOS 13.5.1 Ventura, which restores location services permissions, and watchOS 9.6.1, which fixes a bug affecting Parkinson’s disease apps. If you’ve ever wanted to extract data from a table on a Web page, Adam Engst has a browser extension for you—Copytables, which simplifies selecting and copying cells, columns, rows, and entire tables. Then he examines the results of our Do You Use It? poll on Spotlight, revealing interesting usage patterns, providing tips for effective searching, and sharing suggestions for alternative search and app launching tools. This week’s poll asks how you check the weather on your iPhone: Apple’s Weather app or something else. We also look briefly at The Verge’s coverage of the 25th anniversary of the iMac and the passing of Adobe co-founder John Warnock. Notable Mac app releases this week include Microsoft Office for Mac 16.76, EagleFiler 1.9.12, and LaunchBar 6.18.