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Blog - Archived Entries - May 2020

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Apple Software Update

May 28, 2020:
Apple releases new software via macOS Software Update:

XProtect and MRT are part of the built-in antivirus software of macOS. The packages do not appear in the Software Update section of System Preferences (or App Store in older versions of the operating system). macOS is updating the software automatically in the background if you have granted the system permission to download system data files and security-related files.

Safari Technology Preview allows users to get a sneak peek at upcoming web technologies in macOS and experiment with these technologies in websites and extensions.


TinkerTool System 6

May 27, 2020:
We are releasing TinkerTool System 6 version 6.89:


Apple Software Update

May 27, 2020:
Apple releases new software via macOS Software Update:

macOS Catalina 10.15.5 introduces battery health management in the Energy Saver settings for notebooks, an option to control automatic prominence of video tiles on Group FaceTime calls, and controls to fine-tune the built-in calibration of the Pro Display XDR. The update also improves the stability, reliability, and security of macOS.

Apple App Store

May 20, 2020:
There appear to be major problems with the Mac App Store in certain regions of the world at the moment, affecting purchases and the re-download of already purchased Apps with older versions of macOS (prior to macOS Catalina). If you are affected by this issue, the download of any App will fail with the message “We could not complete your purchase. cancelled” (sic).

Apple could not fix this problem so far (May 21), so unfortunately it might not be possible to successfully complete purchases or downloads for our App Store software products System Monitor and Battery Monitor. Please contact Apple support if you are affected by this issue.


Apple Software Update

May 20, 2020:
Apple releases new software via macOS Software Update:

These updates add support and resolve issues when using the latest mobile Apple devices with older versions of macOS.

The Command Line Tools enable UNIX-style development via Terminal by installing command line developer tools, as well as macOS SDK frameworks and headers. Many useful tools are included, such as the Apple LLVM compiler, linker, and Make.


Apple Software Update

May 14, 2020:
Apple releases new software via macOS Software Update:

XProtect and MRT are part of the built-in antivirus software of macOS. The packages do not appear in the Software Update section of System Preferences (or App Store in older versions of the operating system). macOS is updating the software automatically in the background if you have granted the system permission to download system data files and security-related files.

Safari Technology Preview allows users to get a sneak peek at upcoming web technologies in macOS and experiment with these technologies in websites and extensions.


System Monitor

May 12, 2020:
We are releasing System Monitor version 2.8 through the Mac App Store:

System Monitor is an application for the menu bar of macOS, designed to inform you unobtrusively about the activity of your computer.


Apple Software Update

May 7, 2020:
Apple releases new software via macOS Software Update:

Security-related packages do not appear in the Software Update section of System Preferences (or App Store in older versions of the operating system). macOS is updating the software automatically in the background if you have granted the system permission to download system data files and security-related files.

Apple Software Update

May 4, 2020:
Apple releases new software via macOS Software Update:

BootCamp provides drivers for running Microsoft Windows on Macintosh computers. Boot Camp helps you install Microsoft Windows on your Mac.


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