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Adam Banks DEC 1968 — NOV 2020

It is with great sadness that we say farewell to longtime Mac|Life writer Adam Banks, who tragically passed away in November last year. What he didn’t know about Apple wasn’t worth talking about. He was in charge of our monthly Random Access Memory and we know, from the many emails we get, that it was a favorite page in the magazine. Fellow Mac|Life scribe and good friend Craig Grannell pays tribute to the man who will be sorely missed

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March 2021

6 apps for online privacy

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March 2021

Crave

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February 2021

Papalook PA452 webcam

A decent upgrade for most in–built Mac cameras

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February 2021

OWC Envoy Pro Elektron portable SSD

Rugged, fast data storage for people on the go

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February 2021

AUSDOM AW635 webcam

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February 2021

iOS system maintenance

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February 2021

Nanoleaf Shapes Hexagon

Colorful, configurable panels that’ll light up your home

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February 2021

iPhone 12 Pro Max

Capture stunning stills and richly detailed HDR clips with this top–of–the–range device

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February 2021

Luminar AI photo editor

A great way for novices and experts to enhance images

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February 2021

Plugable Thunderbolt 3 Docking Station

The TBT3–UD1–85W provides compact connectivity

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February 2021

POWER UP YOUR MAC

How well do you know macOS? With Big Sur newly arrived, follow our tips and brush up on the basics that can save you seconds every, well, second

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February 2021

iPhone 12 mini

Finally — smaller hands get the iPhone they deserve

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February 2021

6 apps to delight book lovers

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January 2021

STM ChargeTree 3–in–1 wireless charger

Space–conscious wireless charging

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January 2021

CRAVE

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January 2021

Brydge Stone Pro Thunderbolt 3 Hub

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January 2021

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File management made easy on all your Mac and iOS devices

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January 2021

THE SMART LOCKDOWN

Is the smart lock a vital part of the smart home, or are you compromising your security?

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January 2021

Nano–texture glass

What exactly is this tiny cutting–edge tech?

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January 2021

What's hot in watchOS 7

Your Apple Watch is getting a major upgrade: watchOS 7 records more useful data, tracks more activities, and delivers more personalization than ever before

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January 2021

iPadOS 14 - SECOND TO NONE

Last year, the iPad came of age and got its own operating system. This year, it’s ready to party

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January 2021

Brydge Stone Pro Thunderbolt 3 Hub

A rock–solid way to connect and power high–end devices

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January 2021

APP LIFE

THIS MONTH’S MOST INTERESTING iPHONE & iPAD APPS

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January 2021

iMac G4

Adam Banks remembers when Apple replaced the world’s most recognizable personal computer with another

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December 2020

iPhone 12 says Hi

Apple ushers in the era of the 5G smartphone

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December 2020

HOW SMART IS SMART?

Everything connects to everything else these days, but it’s important to know your smart home’s limits

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December 2020