Apple releases macOS update to prevent damage from third-party docks and dongles

Apple is once again releasing an update to prevent a charging problem from killing MacBooks – this time it’s to fix a problem where 2019 and later MacBook Pros, and 2020 and later MacBook Airs were being damaged when connected to third-party USB-C hubs and docks.

It’s unclear how widespread the issues are, but a poll on Reddit had 74 out of 221 respondents report that their M1 Air…