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  • TipBITS: How to Mirror Selected Screens in a Multiple Monitor Setup

    Tue 4:09pm By Adam Engst
    Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you have three or more screens attached to a Mac, and you want to mirror some combination of them? It turns out that macOS makes that possible. Read on for the trick to achieve it.
  • Catalina’s Sidecar Turns an iPad into a Second Mac Monitor

    Mon 2:16pm By Julio Ojeda-Zapata
    Want to use an iPad as a secondary Mac display? Apple built that capability, called Sidecar, into macOS Catalina for those using newer Macs and iPads. It’s free, unlike third-party alternatives. Julio Ojeda-Zapata liked Sidecar enough to continue using it,…
  • Six Reasons Why iOS 13 and Catalina Are So Buggy

    Mon 9:06am By David Shayer
    By most accounts, the release of iOS 13 and macOS 10.15 Catalina have been troubled, with numerous significant bugs making it past Apple’s internal testing and the public beta phase. Former Apple engineer David Shayer explains the underlying reasons these…
  • Yahoo Groups to Eliminate Web Features and Delete All Content; Email Continues

    Sun 3:49pm By Josh Centers
    Yahoo has announced that it is effectively shutting down the Yahoo Groups Web interface in December. Now is the time to download any data you want to keep and consider migrating to another service.Read original article
  • DEVONagent 3.11.2 (Lite, Express, and Pro)

    Thu 6:43pm By Agen Schmitz
    Improves the overall performance and reliability of the research software, plus fixes glitches in macOS 10.15 Catalina. (Free/$4.95/$49.95, free updates)
  • Audio Hijack 3.6.1

    Thu 6:23pm By Agen Schmitz
    Maintenance release for the audio recording utility with a smattering of improvements and bug fixes. ($49 new, free update, 14.1 MB)
  • Tinderbox 8.1

    Thu 6:21pm By Agen Schmitz
    Improves the speed of opening and saving documents and selecting numerous notes on more powerful machines. ($249 new, free update, 36.1 MB)
  • Microsoft Office for Mac 16.30

    Thu 6:12pm By Agen Schmitz
    Brings support for editing PDFs in Word and adds the Ink Replay feature to PowerPoint. ($149.99 new for one-time purchase, $99.99/$69.99 annual subscription options, free update)
  • BBEdit 13.0.1

    Thu 6:08pm By Agen Schmitz
    First maintenance release following the recent upgrade to version 13. ($49.99 new, free update, 13.9 MB)
  • USB Storage with iOS 13: The FAQ

    Oct 16, 2019, 10:00 am By Josh Centers
    Confused about how to use USB storage drives with iOS 13 and iPadOS 13? We have answers to common questions.
  • iOS 13.1.3, iPadOS 13.1.3, and Catalina Supplemental Update Tackle Bugs

    Oct 15, 2019, 5:58 pm By Josh Centers
    Apple has updated iOS 13, iPadOS, and macOS 10.15 Catalina to squash some of the many bugs still remaining.
  • Scrivener 3.1.4

    Oct 14, 2019, 12:06 pm By Agen Schmitz
    Updates the long-form writing tool to be compatible with macOS 10.15 Catalina and fix bugs. ($45 new, free update, 106 MB)
  • Pixelmator Pro 1.5

    Oct 14, 2019, 11:32 am By Agen Schmitz
    Adds full compatibility with macOS 10.15 Catalina, including support for the Apple Pencil and Sidecar. ($39.99 new, free update, 174 MB)
  • Headspace: A Guided Meditation Companion

    Oct 14, 2019, 11:25 am By Timothy Buck
    If you struggle to sleep, can’t seem to focus, or grapple with persistent stress, you might want to check out Headspace. It’s a personal meditation guide available for iOS, Android, and the Web with a large catalog of guided meditations for people of every…
  • HoudahGeo 5.4

    Oct 14, 2019, 11:20 am By Agen Schmitz
    Adds support for macOS 10.15 Catalina and Photos 5.0. ($39 new, free update, 23.2 MB)
  • Piezo 1.6.2

    Oct 14, 2019, 11:17 am By Agen Schmitz
    Corrects an issue where AAC recording did not work correctly in macOS 10.15 Catalina. ($19 new, free update, 8.8 MB)
  • macOS Server 5.9

    Oct 13, 2019, 12:21 pm By Agen Schmitz
    Adds new restrictions, payloads, and commands for Profile Manager and now requires macOS 10.15 Catalina or later. ($19.99 new, free update, 66.1 MB)
  • CleanMyMac X 4.5

    Oct 13, 2019, 12:16 pm By Agen Schmitz
    Brings support for macOS 10.15 Catalina and adds instant notifications about malware threats. ($89.95 new, free update, 48.1 MB)
  • Things 3.10

    Oct 13, 2019, 12:14 pm By Agen Schmitz
    Adds full compatibility with macOS 10.15 Catalina and removes support for 10.11 El Capitan and 10.12 Sierra. ($49.99 new, free update, 17.9 MB)
  • GraphicConverter 11.1

    Oct 11, 2019, 7:34 pm By Agen Schmitz
    Maintenance update with numerous new and updated features for the recently upgraded Swiss Army knife of graphics programs. ($39.95 new, free update, 152 MB)
  • ChronoSync 4.9.5 and ChronoAgent 1.9.3

    Oct 11, 2019, 7:31 pm By Agen Schmitz
    Optimizes the synchronization and backup tool and its helper app for macOS 10.15 Catalina. (49.99 new for ChronoSync, $14.99 new for ChronoAgent; free updates; 67 MB, 26.6 MB)
  • Final Cut Pro X 10.4.7, Compressor 4.4.5, and Motion 5.4.4

    Oct 11, 2019, 7:27 pm By Agen Schmitz
    All three apps receive a new Metal-based processing engine that improves playback and accelerates graphics tasks. ($299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)
  • Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.12

    Oct 11, 2019, 7:07 pm By Agen Schmitz
    Brings full support for making bootable backups of macOS 10.15 Catalina's new read-only System volume. ($39.99 new, free update, 15.9 MB)
  • Fixing iPadOS 13’s Glacial Performance on the iPad Air 2

    Oct 11, 2019, 7:03 pm By Adam Engst
    For at least some iPad Air 2 owners, upgrading to iPadOS 13 is resulting in incredibly sluggish behavior and various related failures. Apple knows about the problem, but the only workaround right now is to erase the iPad and restore from backup.
  • Beware Mail Data Loss in Catalina

    Oct 11, 2019, 6:25 pm By Adam Engst
    Here’s yet another reason to hold off on upgrading to macOS 10.15 Catalina—reports of data loss in Mail after updating its data store from Mojave to Catalina and when moving messages between mailboxes.Read original article
  • BBEdit 13 Simplifies Pattern-Based Searching

    Oct 11, 2019, 11:51 am By Adam Engst
    The venerable text editor stays fresh in its latest version with the addition of a Pattern Playground that lets you experiment interactively with grep-based searches, a Grep Cheat Sheet, live search result highlighting, and more. 
  • Apple Card Offers a Disaster Relief Program

    Oct 10, 2019, 5:30 pm By Josh Centers
    Those who use the Apple Card and live in an area impacted by a natural disaster are being offered access to a new Apple Card Disaster Relief Program that might be welcome in trying financial times.Read original article
  • Logic Pro X 10.4.7

    Oct 10, 2019, 1:42 pm By Agen Schmitz
    Maintenance release with a focus on accessibility issues. ($199.99 new, free update, 1.5 GB)
  • Audio Hijack 3.6

    Oct 10, 2019, 1:28 pm By Agen Schmitz
    Adds compatibility with macOS 10.15 Catalina and improves the tracking and handling of physical input and output devices. ($49 new, free update, 14.1 MB)
  • Fantastical 2.5.11

    Oct 10, 2019, 12:51 pm By Agen Schmitz
    Adds support for Reminders and Voice Control in macOS 10.15 Catalina. ($49.99 new, free update, 16.2 MB)