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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Why a Thunderbolt Display can’t power a new Thunderbolt 3 MacBook or MacBook Pro

A reader is frustrated at Apple's lack of futureproofing.

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macOS High Sierra: The new Safari takes steps to reduce persistent user tracking, but is it enough?

High Sierra Safari has Intelligent Tracking Prevention, but controlling browser-based blocking isn't the whole story.

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Podcast 565: So long (for now) and thanks for all the Mbps!

The iPhone is 10! iOS is 11 (public beta)! And AR is cool.

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How to fix the spinner after login in macOS

It had to happen. Your columnist’s Mac hits a figurative brick wall, but he figures out how to remove the mortar and get moving again.

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Wemo Mini Smart Plug review: Compact, smart, and inexpensive

This smart plug works over Wi-Fi and with the Amazon Echo, Google Home, and—come this fall, Belkin says—Apple’s HomeKit ecosystem.

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How to use two-factor authentication for your Apple account without using an Apple device

You need a Mac to set up 2FA, but after that, you shouldn't need an Apple device anymore.

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How safe is iMessage in the cloud?

Apple says iOS 11 and High Sierra will store your iMessages in iCloud, and sync Siri and Photos’ people identification, too.

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Podcast 564: Take a trip to Kaby Lake

Roman reviewed the new MacBook Pro line-up, and we talk the week’s news.

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How to upload multiple Photos libraries to a single iCloud Photo Library

Take extra care if you want to upload many photo libraries to one iCloud Photo Library. You could end up with duplicate photos.

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How to update to two-factor authentication for an iTunes-only Apple ID

Apple caused a quandary with its improved security method for those of us who use it only for purchases.

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How to erase a Mac with a dead video card

If you can't see the computer’s display, how can you wipe its drive?

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How to keep your data secure when you travel with your Mac, iPad, and iPhone

With increased demands for passwords and personal information at border crossings, take the right steps before you arrive.

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iDevices Socket review: Retrofits nearly any lamp, but not cheaply

An effective light bulb on, off, and dimmer control, with a neat variable-hue nightlight.

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Podcast 563: Our iOS goes to 11

Catching up on WWDC, we look at the dozens of iOS improvements coming this fall.

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Apple's Thunderbolt Display doesn’t work with a 12-inch MacBook’s USB-C port

In the ongoing USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 confusion, a reader can’t get his monitor to work—and that’s not going to change.