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Extremely reliable Macs, Maps, macOS 10.12 Sierra, Sierra Photos, Glimpses for Mac OS X, HoudahGeo 5


Macs are ‘extremely reliable,’ Windows not so much — In its biannual Computer Repair Report, RESCUECOM (a computer repair company in the US, the UK, and Canada) says that difficulty with Windows has not eased as much as expected, though it has slightly. As for Macs, the report says they’re “extremely reliable” and make up just 0.7% of the repair calls to RESCUECOM.

Apple Maps adds 29 Flyover locations, expands traffic and transit — Continuing its perpetual Apple Maps feature rollout, Apple on Thursday activated Flyover imagery for 29 new locations, while adding traffic and transit data for multiple international locales including Chile and Vatican City.

macOS 10.12 Sierra — The Public Betas allow more people to get to grips with Sierra. Here’s a ‘what you need to know‘, and how to use Siri on Mac.

Hands-on with the new Photos features in macOS Sierra —
Photos gets a minor refresh in the next macOS, but it’s significant for finding people and other searching.Photos has long been a snooze of an app in iOS, and when its OS X complement arrived in Yosemite, it was underwhelming. Through many small releases in El Capitan, Photos’ stability improved and features expanded. Now, in macOS Sierra (and in iOS 10 Photos), Photos is poised to be much more useful for the most common task after sharing: searching.

Eternal Storms Software’s Glimpses for Mac OS X — This software lets you create still motion videos with just a few clicks and share them on popular video services.

HoudahGeo 5 review: now every DSLR photo can include geotags — Add geotags to photos shot using cameras without built-in GPS hardware.