Keir Thomas

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Keir has edited several PC and Linux magazines but these days prefers to write about Macs, iPads and iPhones. He's the author of several books, including two editions of Mac Kung Fu and also iPad and iPhone Kung Fu.

Articles by Keir Thomas

How to remove Mac ransomware

How to remove Mac ransomware

Worried about WannaCry or Petya? Don't get caught out by ransomware. Here's how to fight back and avoid such scams

Worried about WannaCry or Petya? Don't get caught out by ransomware. Here's how to fight back and avoid such scams

2 hours ago

How to run Windows apps on a Mac

How to run Windows apps on a Mac

You can run Windows apps on a Mac without buying a copy of Windows, here's how...

You can run Windows apps on a Mac without buying a copy of Windows, here's how...

6 hours ago

How to fix an iPhone or iPad screen that's not working

How to fix an iPhone or iPad screen that's not working

Has your iPhone screen got 'stuck'? Here are 9 simple tips that should fix the situation (and our advice on the more serious issue of Touch Disease)

Has your iPhone screen got 'stuck'? Here are 9 simple tips that should fix the situation (and our advice on the more serious issue of Touch Disease)

26 Jun 17

How to solar-charge a MacBook in the UK

How to solar-charge a MacBook in the UK

Is it feasible to use solar energy to charge your Mac if you live in the UK, and what are the best methods and kit to use?

Is it feasible to use solar energy to charge your Mac if you live in the UK, and what are the best methods and kit to use?

20 Jun 17

How to put on an iPhone screen protector

How to put on an iPhone screen protector

We demonstrate the perfect technique to apply an iPhone screen protector, with no annoying air bubbles

We demonstrate the perfect technique to apply an iPhone screen protector, with no annoying air bubbles

26 May 17

 
Best Mac security tips

22 best Mac security tips and tricks

Take the security of your Mac seriously with our tricks to lock down just about everything. Here are 22 maximum security tips for Mac

Take the security of your Mac seriously with our tricks to lock down just about everything. Here are 22 maximum security tips for Mac

15 May 17

The best Mac web browser 2017

The best Mac web browser 2017

Which is the best Mac web browser? Here are eight internet browsers that are worth a try

Which is the best Mac web browser? Here are eight internet browsers that are worth a try

24 Apr 17

How to change, create or reset Apple ID

How to change, create or reset Apple ID

Want to create, change or permanently delete an Apple ID? We show you how. Plus: What to do if you forget your password

Want to create, change or permanently delete an Apple ID? We show you how. Plus: What to do if you forget your password

21 Apr 17

How to move from PC to Mac

How to move from PC to Mac

Moving from a PC to a Mac? From drivers and antivirus options to gaming and movies, our migration guide has everything you need to know

Moving from a PC to a Mac? From drivers and antivirus options to gaming and movies, our migration guide has everything you need to know

19 Apr 17

MacBook Pro not working | How to fix new MacBook Pro 2016 hardware problems

MacBook Pro not working | How to fix new MacBook Pro 2016 hardware problems

Some 2016 MacBook Pro owners have experienced hardware problems. Here's how to tell if you've been affected, and how to fix the problems if you have

Some 2016 MacBook Pro owners have experienced hardware problems. Here's how to tell if you've been affected, and how to fix the problems if you have

22 Feb 17

 
The 8 best plugins for Photos for Mac: Superb photo-editing extensions

The 8 best plugins for Photos for Mac

Quickly and easily enhance your pictures with our selection of 8 superbly useful photo-editing plugins for the Photos app on Mac

Quickly and easily enhance your pictures with our selection of 8 superbly useful photo-editing plugins for the Photos app on Mac

25 Jan 17

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