Current News: Updated 5/22/2018 ( CCC 5.1.2 update, Other News/Tips)
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[ Carbon Copy Cloner v5.1.2 Update (release notes) ] = Skip =
Available via in-app update for CCC 5.x users. Info from the v5.1.2 release notes:
More info on Carbon Copy Cloner 5 (including 30 day trial) at Addressed a couple more minor, edge case issues related to unmounting a source snapshot at the end of the backup task.
Fixed an error that occurred when selecting a folder on a remote Macintosh as a source or destination if that folder's name started with a space character.
Fixed an issue that caused support request submissions to fail (i.e. via the "Ask a question about CCC" menu item in CCC's Help menu).
Fixed a date math error that occurred when trying to adjust the initial fire date after a time zone change occurred.
Fixed a drawing anomaly that occurred when selecting multiple rows in the Snapshots or Related Tasks tables.
(later added first) [ Apple/products related News, Tips, Software Updates, PR: ] = Skip =
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Nvidia CUDA 396.64 for macOS High Sierra 10.13.4
Clip from the May 17th dated CUDA 396.64 download page:
The "Additional Information" tab on the download page has install info. New Release 396.64
CUDA driver update to support CUDA Toolkit 9.2, macOS 10.13.4 and NVIDIA display driver 322.214.171.124.30.107
( The ) 3126.96.36.199.30.107 graphics driver was released April 26th for 10.13.4 Build 17E202 - the build with Security Update 2018-001 installed.
Supported macOS - 10.13.x"
Here's a direct download for CUDA 396.64. (You can also check for updates via Nvidia Prefs panel.)
macOS DisplayLink USB Graphics Software v4.3 Beta 4
New DisplayLink USB Graphics Software v4.3 Beta 4 for OS X/macOS download page, dated May 16th. They've updated their support article on "How to enable an extended DisplayLink display on macOS 10.13.4" to refer to 4.3 beta 4 now, but is still limited to one extended display using Apple's AirPlay. The article includes a setup guide and list of (6) limitations.
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Previous News Archive Summary:
May 7th to 11th, 2018 News Archive SoftRAID 5.6.7 Update Release Notes
MacOS DisplayLink USB Graphics Software v4.3 Beta 3
Apple paves the way for breakthrough carbon-free aluminum smelting method
Apple Xcode 9.3.1 released (includes 2 bug fixes)
Security Updates for Adobe Flash Player, Creative Cloud Desktop App, Adobe Connect
Op-Ed on the state of the Mac Mini
OWC CEO Discusses eGPUs in Interview
Apple's game-changing iMac turns 20 years old
Micromat Checkmate v1.1.8 (see list of changes/fixes)
Cross-platform MP Broken for COD MW4, MW3, MW2
Freeware VM VirtualBox 5.2.12 (see list of fixes)
Chrome 66.0.3359.170 stable channel update
Firefox 60.0 release notes (major changes)
Firefox 60.0 ESR release notes (Quantum in ESR channel)
Firefox ESR 52.8.0 release notes (includes security fixes)
New Steam Link and Steam Video apps to Extend Service Offerings
Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
- About Security Update 2018-001 for macOS 10.13.4 (revised info)
- Institutions that support health records on iPhone (beta)
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