Glenn FleishmanSenior Contributor, Macworld

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Glenn Fleishman is the author of A Practical Guide to Networking, Privacy and Security in iOS 9 (October 2015), and a senior contributor to Macworld, where he writes the Private I and Mac 911 columns. He is also a regular contributor to the Economist and Fast Company, and an editor at The Wirecutter.

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Podcast 469: Of ice cream and Apple Pay

This week's podcast is a sprinkling of follow-up and news, like the jimmies Susie can now get on her Apple Pay ice cream from Rite Aid.

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How to be sure Photos for Mac stores full-resolution images

Photos for OS X when coupled with iCloud Photo Library means you're not sure where high-resolution images live for purposes of local backups.

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Why you shouldn't freak out about this week's scary-sounding Mac exploits

Researchers document two OS X security flaws that shouldn't cause you to lose sleep, as severe as they sound.

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Podcast 468: The day the Music died

The collision of Apple Music, iCloud Music Library, and iTunes Match is still confusing.

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How to get a new Finder window the size you want

Yes, you can get new Finder windows to open to the same size as the last one you created—with patience and a little trial and error.

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Mac 911: Does Spotlight reveal other users' files?

A reader asks for help limiting Spotlight searches in Yosemite, but does Spotlight search other users' accounts?

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Mac 911: Safari consistently quits in Yosemite

A reader finds that Safari quits whenever he walks away from his Mac, and he can't figure out how to get this behavior to stop.

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Wi-Fi sensibility: Not really risky, but not really needed

Windows 10 lets you share Wi-Fi network access with contacts in a seemingly secure manner, but it opens all Wi-Fi networks to the potential of unwanted use.

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Podcast 467: Apple earnings, Apple Pay, and shadenfreude

Cupertino's biggest fruit company had a good quarter, Best Buy is becoming the new Apple Store, and Tim Cook throws some shade.

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Podcast 466: Baby you can park my iPod

Susie's cold is finally gone, Apple put out a sweet new iPod touch, and Glenn used apps to turn his rental car into KITT from Knight Rider. Good times.

Why a strong password doesn't help as much as a unique one

While it's important to have a well-chosen password to avoid it being cracked, unique passwords for every site and service are critical.

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Use parking apps to find lots, garages, valet, and meters

A host of apps related to parking make the typically awful business of getting rid of your car temporarily into an option that's easier and frequently cheaper or at least with predictable price.

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Troubleshooting Photos: Syncing, deleting, organizing albums, and more

We're back with more answers to a seemingly endless number of Photos questions, including deleting, syncing, and organizing albums.

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Podcast 465: O El Capitan, my Capitan

Jason Snell joins Glenn and Susie to discuss the things we love in the OS X and iOS betas.

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El Capitan's System Integrity Protection will shift utilities' functions

A new protection mechanism in OS X increases security, but prevents some low-level activities that utilities rely on. They'll have to find new paths.