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Celebrate World Password Day by locking down your Apple devices

Today is World Password Day and if you’re using an iPhone—and most likely you are—you have a lot to celebrate. With Face ID, iCloud Keychain, and encryption all over the place, your passwords are as safe as they can be. … Continue reading

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Getting started with 2FA: Add an extra layer of protection to your passwords

Millions of users have their online accounts compromised every day. Password lists are traded on the dark web, and bad actors use automated processes to try them against lots of accounts and services. Sophisticated phishing attacks attempt to trick you … Continue reading

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How to master your passwords using iCloud Keychain

If you’re not using iCloud Keychain on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac, you should definitely turn it on. It’s basically a full-fledged password manager built right into iOS and macOS that stores all of your sensitive logins with end-to-end encryption … Continue reading

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Macworld Podcast: Your hot takes on the 24-inch iMac, AirTag, and more

On this episode of the Macworld Podcast, it’s all about your hot takes. You’ve been on social media telling us why you didn’t but any of Apple’s new products. We talk about your comments and respond with a few of our own. … Continue reading

Apple should follow Google’s lead and force 2FA for all accounts

In honor of World Password Day, Google will automatically enable two-factor authentication for all Google account holders who have proper recovery information on their accounts (email or phone). That’s fantastic news and a bold step for Google, and I hope … Continue reading

Apple should follow Google’s lead and force 2FA on all accounts

In honor of World Password Day, Google will automatically enable two-factor authentication for all Google account holders who have proper recovery information on their accounts (email or phone). That’s fantastic news and a bold step for Google, and I hope … Continue reading

HomePod adds another default music service but not the one everyone wants

As rumors swirl that Apple is looking to launch a new HiFi tier for Apple Music, subscribers of Deezer will be able to stream high-fidelity tracks to their HomePod or HomePod mini using just their voice. Deezer has announced that … Continue reading

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Apple probably won’t win its latest legal battle—but how much will it give up?

Apple does what it wants to do, and nothing else. At least, that’s the company’s preference…but sometimes courts and laws and governments get in the way. And at the moment, as some Apple executives sit in court while others ponder … Continue reading

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Apple is fighting an epic battle—just how much will it give up?

Apple does what it wants to do, and nothing else. At least, that’s the company’s preference…but sometimes courts and laws and governments get in the way. And at the moment, as some Apple executives sit in court while others ponder … Continue reading

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Apple is fighting an epic legal battle—just how much will it give up?

Apple does what it wants to do, and nothing else. At least, that’s the company’s preference…but sometimes courts and laws and governments get in the way. And at the moment, as some Apple executives sit in court while others ponder … Continue reading