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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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

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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 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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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

09 Apr 18

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Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac review

Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac offers easy installation but a slow full system scan.

Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac offers easy installation but a slow full system scan.

04 Apr 18

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How to change or reset an Apple ID

Want to change, reset or permanently delete an Apple ID? We show you how

Want to change, reset or permanently delete an Apple ID? We show you how

14 Mar 18

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How to customise a Mac desktop

Take control of your Mac's look and feel with these tips to customise the macOS desktop, windows and interface

Take control of your Mac's look and feel with these tips to customise the macOS desktop, windows and interface

09 Mar 18

 
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Total AV antivirus review

A well priced antivirus option with handy additional features but some flaws

A well priced antivirus option with handy additional features but some flaws

09 Mar 18

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Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac review

Bitdefender offers ransomware protection & fast scanning but didn't catch all our malware samples

Bitdefender offers ransomware protection & fast scanning but didn't catch all our malware samples

15 Feb 18

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Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac review

Trend Micro offers ransomware protection and a simple app, but inconsistent scan results

Trend Micro offers ransomware protection and a simple app, but inconsistent scan results

15 Feb 18

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ESET Cyber Security review

ESET's Cyber Security offers competent virus detection but confusing reporting

ESET's Cyber Security offers competent virus detection but confusing reporting

14 Feb 18

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Antivirus Zap for Mac review

Antivirus Zap for Mac is a cheap option with a one-off payment but no always-on protection.

Antivirus Zap for Mac is a cheap option with a one-off payment but no always-on protection.

14 Feb 18

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Avira Antivirus for Mac review

Avira Antivirus for Mac a clean and simple option for protecting your Mac

Avira Antivirus for Mac a clean and simple option for protecting your Mac

14 Feb 18

 
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Norton Security Standard for Mac review

Norton Security Standard for Mac offers blazingly fast scanning but is a bit pricey

Norton Security Standard for Mac offers blazingly fast scanning but is a bit pricey

13 Feb 18

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Sophos Home antivirus review

Sophos Home is a free antivirus that caught all of our virus samples

Sophos Home is a free antivirus that caught all of our virus samples

13 Feb 18

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How to remove Mac viruses for free

Mac malware is rare, but it does exist. Here's how to remove Mac viruses, and how to avoid getting infected in the first place

Mac malware is rare, but it does exist. Here's how to remove Mac viruses, and how to avoid getting infected in the first place

13 Feb 18

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