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Verifying for unhappily ever after: How to skip verification on Xcode 8 beta 6

Quite a few people have found that verification of Xcode 8 beta 6 is near endless and may well be endless because we never actually get to the end before aborting. It turns out a solution was posted to stackoverflow to solve this issue:
Open TerminalEnter the following command: xattr -d com.apple.quarantine /Applications/Xcode-beta.appDouble tap the app as usual to open and I can confirm that it worked for me. It's not something that Apple recommends because it skips verification but for those of us who want to get Xcode 8 beta 6 up and running it certainly helps. 
Alternatively you can follow Apple's advice and file a bug report, then wait, the choice is yours.