Safarigate – QTKitServer Process Kills Safari and My Mac

Safari Gate
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Gate is probably a word that Apple likes the least so with that in mind I’m taking the time to write about the latest Applegate and you heard it here first – Safarigate!

Besides the bug I am reporting about here you’ll find it interesting to know that Apple censored my post about this on their discussion forums. The post was removed almost immediately after it went live.

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Apple Investigating Quirky Wiring Kinks In New MagSafe 2 Power Adapters [Updated]

Last week we discovered odd kinks forming in the thin cable of the MagSafe 2 power adapter that shipped with the mid-2012 11-inch MacBook Air we purchased. You can see them in the photo above. We went to a local Genius Bar and Apple replaced the adapter with one off of the store shelves.

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Apple’s New MagSafe 2 Adapters Display Quirky Wiring Kinks

I picked up a new MacBook Air mid-2012 11-inch notebook last week and although I’m enjoying the heck out of it I noted a weird anomaly with the MagSafe 2 adapter that shipped with the new computer. The anomaly appears after you start to wrap the adapters thin power cord which ends in the new MagSafe 2 connection around the prongs that are integrated into the power brick.

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