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

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The best Mac antivirus of 2019

Your guide to the best antivirus software for Mac available in 2019, offering security and peace of mind

Your guide to the best antivirus software for Mac available in 2019, offering security and peace of mind

2 hours ago

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Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac review

Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac offers useful extra features, but missed some viruses in our testing

Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac offers useful extra features, but missed some viruses in our testing

3 hours ago

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Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac review

Trend Micro offers ransomware protection and a great clean-up rate, but scan results were strange

Trend Micro offers ransomware protection and a great clean-up rate, but scan results were strange

4 hours ago

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How to Reset Apple ID

All Apple products demand an Apple ID, but that doesn't mean you're stuck with the same one for life

All Apple products demand an Apple ID, but that doesn't mean you're stuck with the same one for life

15 Jul 19

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Airo Antivirus for Mac review

This new antivirus for Mac offers a simple app with a good clean-up rate but slow scanning

This new antivirus for Mac offers a simple app with a good clean-up rate but slow scanning

12 Jul 19

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ESET Cyber Security 2019 review

ESET's antivirus offers good clean-up and detection, but slow scanning and a lack of add-on features

ESET's antivirus offers good clean-up and detection, but slow scanning and a lack of add-on features

11 Jul 19

 
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Norton 360 Standard for Mac review

Find out why Norton 360 is among our favourite antivirus packages for Mac, but not our number one

Find out why Norton 360 is among our favourite antivirus packages for Mac, but not our number one

10 Jul 19

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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 related to Touch Disease)

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

05 Jul 19

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Sophos Home Premium antivirus review

Sophos Home Premium's ease-of-use, features and price make it a good value antivirus for Mac

Sophos Home Premium's ease-of-use, features and price make it a good value antivirus for Mac

03 Jul 19

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Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac review

There's a lot to like about Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac, with one major caveat

There's a lot to like about Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac, with one major caveat

03 Jul 19

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Intego Mac Internet Security X9 review

Intego's Mac Internet Security X9 is our pick of the bunch, making it the best antivirus for Mac 2018

Intego's Mac Internet Security X9 is our pick of the bunch, making it the best antivirus for Mac 2018

03 Jul 19

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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:

02 Jul 19

 
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How to get Continuity on an unsupported Mac

Frustrated that your old Mac doesn't support Continuity features like Handoff and Instant Hotspot? There's an app for that

Frustrated that your old Mac doesn't support Continuity features like Handoff and Instant Hotspot? There's an app for that

26 Apr 19

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Mac security tips: best Mac security settings

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

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

25 Apr 19

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