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Wednesday June 20, 2018. 10:24 PM
Want to get the contents of a Web page, such as a back issue of TidBITS, into your email archive? Surprisingly, it’s a task most easily accomplished using Safari and Mail, rather than any other Web browsers, email clients, or online services.
Pebble pioneered the smartwatch market, but time is running out for its online services, which are necessary for some features. A ragtag band of coders has devised a solution, but you must act before 30 June 2018.Read original article
Monday June 18, 2018. 10:02 PM
AgileBits has released 1Password 7, the company’s first paid upgrade in many years. Are the changes to 1Password mini and the many visual improvements worth the cost of admission?
Makes several improvements for how the blog editor works with media. ($49.95 new, free update, 14.7 MB)
Maintenance updates with new options for formatting the look of charts in all three of the iWork apps. (Free, various sizes)
Smartwatches like the Apple Watch are saving lives, but they’re not quite legitimate medical devices yet.Read original article
Friday June 15, 2018. 06:06 PM
Planning a trip to the UK? After a family vacation there, Adam Engst has some advice for international travellers looking for an inexpensive way to get cellular data for their iPhones. He also suggests using Apple Pay for public transportation in London and recommends an...
Thursday June 14, 2018. 11:34 PM
Financier David Rubenstein interviewed Apple CEO Tim Cook, and now the entire 24-minute conversation is available at Bloomberg. Or, if you’re short on time, you can read the highlights at 9to5Mac.Read original article
Monthly maintenance release with a modicum of improvements for the application suite. ($149.99 new for one-time purchase, $99.99/$69.99 annual subscription options, free update)
Fixes bugs and updates helper applications to 64-bit. (€24.99 new, free update, 7.9 MB)
Maintenance release with Amazon S3 improvements and fixes for several niggling bugs. ($49.99 new, free update, 48.9 MB)
Tuesday June 12, 2018. 08:28 PM
In news that won’t surprise attentive TidBITS readers, Apple has announced that the upcoming macOS 10.14 Mojave will be the last to support 32-bit apps. If you rely on older 32-bit apps, you probably have at least 15 months before it becomes a problem in macOS 10.15.Read...
Buying something from the Mac App Store is so easy, it’s as if Apple planned it that way. But there are things you should know, and things you can do, to keep the experience effortless and handle any glitches that might appear.
Friday June 8, 2018. 11:25 PM
Adds keyboard shortcuts for batch assigning dates and brings several other improvements and bug fixes. ($49.99 new, free update, 13.7 MB)
Major upgrade for the personal finance manager adds support for cryptocurrencies. (Free with $59.99 annual subscription for Premium, 31.0 MB)
iOS updates download automatically if there’s sufficient space on your device, but if you want to use that space for photos, videos, or whatnot before you’re ready to install the update, here’s how you can recover hundreds of megabytes (or even gigabytes!) of storage.
Requires 1Password 7 to be unlocked in order to open a Login via LaunchBar. ($29 new, free update, 14.6 MB)
Maintenance release with improvements and bug fixes for the file transfer app. ($45 new, free update, 70.3 MB)
Thursday June 7, 2018. 05:41 PM
Wired has published an entertaining profile of Sal Soghoian, the AppleScript and Automator guru who championed automation technology at Apple across three decades.Read original article
During a CNN interview, Tim Cook made a surprising confession: the Screen Time feature in iOS 12 made him realize that he uses his iPhone too much.Read original article
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