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A Windows update may have broken your Mac’s access to shared servers. Here’s how to fix it

The update invalidates credentials, but doesn’t explain how to re-connect.

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1More Stylish True Wireless In-Ear Headphone review: Great sound quality isn't the only thing going for these beauties

They also offer access to Apple and Google voice assistants and can serve as phone earpieces.

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Disney+ device streaming limits could be a big problem

Disney+ device streaming limits could become a new annoyance for cord-cutters.

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Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition review: This chatty, Alexa-powered playmate keeps tykes entertained and engaged

If you’re looking for an alternative to unleashing your kids on an iPad when you need a break, the Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition makes for an attentive and engaging companion.

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Siri improvements, a look at Apple’s upcoming operating systems, your hot takes, and more

Apple’s OS updates are coming soon. What should we expect? Apple is making improvements to Siri (finally). And your hot takes! That and more are all in this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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Best VPN services: Reviews and buying advice for Mac users

What's the best VPN for Mac? The number of VPN services can be daunting, which is why we've put them to the test—to help you find the best one for Mac owners

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Dark mode is coming to Office on the web, plus Outlook for iOS and Android

Dark mode arrives in the mobile version of Outlook today, Microsoft said, and will be extended to other Office apps for iOS once iOS 13 drops.

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Apple apologizes for Siri grading program and will resume it this fall after changes

"We realize we haven’t been fully living up to our high ideals, and for that we apologize."

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Treat your eyes to a pixel-packed, stutter-free Samsung 4K FreeSync monitor for $250

Newegg is selling a 28-inch Samsung 4K FreeSync monitor for $252.

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Anyone Can Invest in Real Estate with DiversyFund

Investing in Real Estate Isn’t Just for the 1 Percent

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Fitbit Versa 2 hands-on: Alexa, OLED, and an always-on display make a compelling upgrade

With on-board Amazon Alexa, an AMOLED display, and Fitbit Pay for the base model, the Versa 2 looks like it’s ready to go toe-to-toe with the Apple Watch.

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macOS Mojave: No more controls for photo album screensavers

You can no longer go backwards and forwards through images in the photos you selected.

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Betas forever? Why Apple’s move to iOS 13.1 makes sense

It may seem like odd timing, but it makes sense for Apple to bring the iOS 13.1 beta to developers now, before iOS 13 actually ships.

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JBL Link Bar review: A soundbar, Google Assistant, and Android TV rolled into one big compromise

The JBL Link Bar combines a soundbar with Google Assistant and Android TV, but not without major drawbacks.

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Ring Smart Lighting Floodlight Wired review: A terrific supplement to the Ring Floodlight Cam

Ring smart lighting products aren't always the prettiest hardware you can deploy on and around your home, but they will enhance its security.

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