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Nvidia Driver Update for OS X 10.10.2 with Security Update 2015-003 (Mar. 24th)
Nvidia download page for Graphics driver 343.02.02f04 for OS X 10.10.2 build 14C1514. (The build after installing Security Update 2015-003.) Here's a clip from the main D/L page tab (other than version info typical boilerplate).
"New in Release 343.02.02f04
  • Graphics driver updated for OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 (14C1514)
  • Contains performance improvements and bug fixes for a wide range of applications.
  • Includes NVIDIA Driver Manager preference pane."
  • See linked page/tabs for more info. (As of post date CUDA 7.0.29 for OS X is still current.)

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  • Nvidia CUDA Update for OS X (10.8.x to 10.10.x)
  • Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.9.5 w/Security Update 2015-002
  • Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.8.5 w/Security Update 2015-002
  • Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.10.2 w/Security Update 2015-002
  • Apple's MacBook Pro Repair Extension Program for Video Problems
  • 2009 Mac Pro Dual 3GHz X5675 CPU Upgrade (12-cores)
  • Reports on Combo 802.11ac Wifi + Bluetooth 4.0 card kit for Mac Pros
  • (2008 Mac Pro) Asus PCE-AC68 802.11ac PCIe card with OS X Yosemite
  • Another 2009 Mac Pro NB (overheating) Heatsink Retainer Repair
  • 2009 Mac Pro 6-core 3.46GHz CPU Upgrade, Repair NB Heatsink Retainers
  • 2009 Mac Pro 12-core CPU Upgrade (Dual 2.93GHz X5670 Westmere CPUs)
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    Previous News Archive Summary:
      March 23rd, 2015 News Archive
    • Reader notes on Snapz Pro Beta and OS X Yosemite
    • Review of TurboCAD Mac Pro 8
    • New 2015 MacBook Pro's SSD literally twice as fast
    • Use OWC Code for Free Exhibits Pass at 2015 NAB Show
    • Command & Conquer: Generals Deluxe PDF Manuals
    • Op-Ed on Apple's ResearchKit and open source
    • How To Downgrade iOS 8.2 On iPhone Or iPad
    • Jobs Bio Covers Jony Ive and Neil Young
    • Apple Support Article Updates:
      - Apple Pay: Merchants FAQ
      - Get help using iCloud storage
      - About HTML widget creation in iBooks Author
      - If you can't make or receive FaceTime calls
      - Mac OS X: Gray screen appears during startup
      - Mac doesn't start up from disc (article has been archived)
      - Open Directory: Enabling SSL for Open Directory with Replicas
      - Topics for the OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam (9L0-066)
      - How to disinfect Apple keyboards, trackpad and mouse
      - How to use third-party keyboards on your iPhone or iPad
      - What to do if your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch is lost or stolen

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