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

Best pro photo editors for Mac 2018

Best pro photo editors for Mac 2018

We round up the best photo-editing software applications for Mac professionals

We round up the best photo-editing software applications for Mac professionals

09 Jul 18

Movavi Photo Editor 4 for Mac review

Movavi Photo Editor 4 for Mac review

Movavi Photo Editor offers one-click quick fixes alongside more advanced tools suitable for professionals. Here's our review

Movavi Photo Editor offers one-click quick fixes alongside more advanced tools suitable for professionals. Here's our review

09 Jul 18

Fotor Photo Editor for Mac review

Fotor Photo Editor for Mac review

Is Fotor Photo Editor a Photoshop clone? Not even close. But its powerful photo-editing tools belie that free price tag

Is Fotor Photo Editor a Photoshop clone? Not even close. But its powerful photo-editing tools belie that free price tag

09 Jul 18

GIMP 2.8 for Mac review

GIMP 2.8 for Mac review

The GIMP on Mac can be a little baffling, but it has a truly tantalising feature set. We review a powerful free photo editor

The GIMP on Mac can be a little baffling, but it has a truly tantalising feature set. We review a powerful free photo editor

09 Jul 18

Acorn 5 for Mac review

Acorn 5 for Mac review

If you're one of those people who long for the days when photo editors were simple then Acorn is for you. Here's our review

If you're one of those people who long for the days when photo editors were simple then Acorn is for you. Here's our review

09 Jul 18

Capture One Pro 10 for Mac review

Capture One Pro 10 for Mac review

When it comes to image editing, Capture One Pro for the Mac is about polishing the diamond. Here's our review

When it comes to image editing, Capture One Pro for the Mac is about polishing the diamond. Here's our review

09 Jul 18

 
Cyberlink PhotoDirector 9 for Mac review

Cyberlink PhotoDirector 9 for Mac review

Cyberlink PhotoDirector 9's fresh approach means it's packed with features but operates unlike most other Mac photo-editing apps

Cyberlink PhotoDirector 9's fresh approach means it's packed with features but operates unlike most other Mac photo-editing apps

09 Jul 18

DxO Optics Pro 11 for Mac review

DxO Optics Pro 11 for Mac review

With a tagline of "Reveal the RAW emotion", there can be little doubt where the 'focus' of DxO Optics Pro lies. Here's our review

With a tagline of "Reveal the RAW emotion", there can be little doubt where the 'focus' of DxO Optics Pro lies. Here's our review

09 Jul 18

Pixelmator for Mac review

Pixelmator for Mac review

Pixelmator deliberately keeps things simpler than Photoshop, which makes it popular with amateur and occasional photo editors

Pixelmator deliberately keeps things simpler than Photoshop, which makes it popular with amateur and occasional photo editors

09 Jul 18

Affinity Photo 1.5 review

Affinity Photo 1.5 review

For semi-pro and even pro-level photo editing, Affinity Photo is a bona fide bargain and a true competitor for Photoshop

For semi-pro and even pro-level photo editing, Affinity Photo is a bona fide bargain and a true competitor for Photoshop

09 Jul 18

The best Mac antivirus of 2018

The best Mac antivirus of 2018

Your guide to the best antivirus and security software for Mac 2018 for your peace of mind

Your guide to the best antivirus and security software for Mac 2018 for your peace of mind

24 Apr 18

Best pro photo editors for Mac 2018

Best pro photo editors for Mac 2018

We round up the best photo-editing software applications for Mac professionals

We round up the best photo-editing software applications for Mac professionals

20 Apr 18

 
How to clear Safari's cache and cookies on Mac

How to clear Safari's cache and cookies on Mac

For peace of mind and a better Mac browsing experience you can clear your Safari cookies and cache. Here's how

For peace of mind and a better Mac browsing experience you can clear your Safari cookies and cache. Here's how

17 Apr 18

How to delete web browsing history on Mac

How to delete web browsing history on Mac

Safeguard your privacy with our guide to clearing your Mac's web browser history, covering Safari, Chrome, Firefox & Opera

Safeguard your privacy with our guide to clearing your Mac's web browser history, covering Safari, Chrome, Firefox & Opera

16 Apr 18

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 10 tips that should fix the situation (including our advice on the issue of Touch Disease)

Has your iPhone screen got 'stuck'? Here are 10 tips that should fix the situation (including our advice on the issue of Touch Disease)

11 Apr 18

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