Glenn FleishmanSenior Contributor, Macworld

Glenn Fleishman is the author of dozens of books, including his newly released Take Control of Your Apple ID, a guide to troubleshooting Apple ID problems and managing security and the features. He's a senior contributor to Macworld, where he writes Mac 911.

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Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac review: A performance jump makes it far more reliable

Version 6.2 of Bitdefender offers a big step-up in malware blocking, but the software still has room to grow.

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Understanding how iCloud stores data

If you use iCloud Drive, you can’t free up storage by yourself, but individual services have different options to offload data.

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Tweetbot 3 for macOS review: Twitter app pushes forward in usefulness and design

A new release of third-party Twitter client Tweetbot for macOS offers compelling features, but there’s a countdown clock for some elements that Twitter might limit.

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Castro 3 review: iOS podcast app adds silencing trimming, other premium features for a recurring fee

A iOS podcast app oriented around triaging what you listen to offers a strong free flavor and better controls.

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How to find out where Apple stores your iCloud data (spoiler: you can’t exactly)

Apple isn’t required to disclose this information, but it’s provided a little detail.

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How to use a network gateway to share files

With AirPort base stations out of production, there is a way to create a network file server with a non-Apple router.

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Tripp Lite TLP1008TEL review: Good protection for 10 outlets at a bargain price

This is the right choice for a 10-outlet surge protector with spacing that allows maximum deployment of plugs.

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How to get rid of a persistent macOS Messages badge icon

Messages can get stuck showing you unread items where none exist.

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How to recover a Mail folder from Time Machine in macOS

Sometimes Mail won’t let you bring back a missing folder. There’s another way.

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One way to use an iPad as a display for a headless Mac

You can control your Mac without a screen, but it can’t be done after the screen is removed.

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How to erase documents on a printer before sale or disposal

Most printers don’t retain information; multi-function printers might.

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MacOS File Settings: The difference between Locked and Sharing & Permissions

Permissions and local file properties are unrelated, but can serve a similar purpose.

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How to stop Calendars from showing holidays and birthdays

An option to hide a couple of special calendars isn’t found in Settings.

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Preventing outgoing calls on an iPhone

It seems like a reasonable limitation that a parent may want to have on a child's phone.

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Help us with the case of the mysterious ‘Dust Me’ hard drive label (Solved!)

We needs your help in figuring out this problem for a Macworld reader.