Glenn FleishmanSenior Contributor, Macworld

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Glenn Fleishman is the author of dozens of books, including his newly released A Practical Guide to Networking, Privacy, and Security in iOS 10, a book that has information and step-by-step advice on connecting to and managing networks, and securing your data and your privacy. He's a senior contributor to Macworld, where he writes the Private I and Mac 911 columns and hosts the Macworld podcast, and contributes regularly to many periodicals.

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How to disable GPS coordinates when texting photos

A reader was disturbed to find a recipient of a messaged image had the coordinates of her home address.

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How to fix Safari when popups block usage in iOS and macOS

Apple fixed a bug that allowed scammers to hijack your Safari screen in iOS, but a macOS flaw remains.

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Podcast 553: The future of the Mac Pro

If you’re a Mac pro who needs a Mac Pro, Apple has good news and bad news.

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How to back up an iPhone before repair and possible replacement

It’s not just you: the process can be maddening to back up your iPhone (or iPad) and then restore it.

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Protect against potential ISP snooping by using https and a VPN

A bill passed by Congress, if signed by the president, would prevent the FCC from putting in place Obama-era rules to restrict ISP tracking of your online actions.

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Podcast 552: Working on my Night Shift

iOS 10.3 is out, rentals work across the whole Apple ecosystem, and macOS adds Night Shift. Put on your sunglasses at night and tune in.

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Antivirus software won't save your Mac from future malware

Mac malware keeps appearing, but very little of it hits many people. How should you protect yourself in 2017?

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iHome iSP6 and iSP8 SmartPlug reviews: An easy entree into the smart home

From ease of set up through broad compatibility, including with Apple's HomeKit, these smart plugs hit nearly every mark.

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Security check: Which apps have permission to access your online accounts?

A recent social-media hijacking reveals how poor services are about aging out unused connections.

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Ignore that call from “Apple” about an iCloud breach

Scammers leverage an alleged iCloud account leak that also is likely not real.

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How to use Find My iPhone and Find My Mac, the best part of iCloud

Find Your iPhone, iPad, and Mac aren't new, but they're often forgotten when setting up a system—or when a device goes missing.

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Is Comcast’s Xfinity swapping your settings? No, but it can seem that way

What seems like overreach may actually be an iCloud quirk.

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Podcast 551: Knocking the Air out of the iPad lineup

Apple's new, cheaper iPad simplifies the lineup and leaves room for an upcoming refresh of the iPad Pro.

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Arq review: Offers an archiving alternative to Time Machine and hosted cloud backup services

A macOS app can replace or complement other backup alternatives while putting more encryption control in your hands.

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How to solve a problem of too many Photos libraries

There’s isn’t a solution within Apple’s Photos app, so it’s PowerPhotos to the rescue.