Weekly News Summary for Admins — 2020-05-01

In this time where days and dates seem to lose all meaning and context: we made it to May…

New beta releases for macOS 10.15.5 and iOS 13.5 (changed from the initial and weird 13.4.5). Oh, and Microsoft is re-branding Office 365 as Microsoft 365.

The Houston Apple Admins group are hosting a virtual meetup next week, 5 May 2020 from 12–1p.m Central time (19:00–20:00 Central European time). I’ve been told everyone is welcome. I have the honor of being among their list of speakers for short 5–10 minute ‘lightning presentations.’ (It’s like speed dating, but with MacAdmin topics.) See you virtually there!

Stay Safe, everyone!

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News and Opinion

macOS Catalina 10.15 and iOS 13 Updates

  • Mr. Macintosh:Article Update! Apple has removed the “Restore from Snapshot” Feature from the macOS Catalina New Features Page. Having the ability to restore from a snapshot taken just before a macOS update was very useful. I hope this feature returns soon.”

Coronavirus and Remote Work

MacAdmins on Twitter

Bugs and Security

Support and HowTos

Scripting and Automation

Apple Support

Updates and Releases

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