Glenn FleishmanSenior Contributor, TechHive

Glenn Fleishman is the author of dozens of books. His most recent, updated for iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and Big Sur, are Take Control of iOS and iPadOS Privacy and Security, Take Control of Your Apple ID, Second Edition, and Take Control of Wireless Networking and Security. He’s a senior contributor to Macworld, where he writes Mac 911.

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CyberPower SL700U standby UPS review: Great for keeping your home network going during power outages

This UPS isn’t the right fit for modern computers, but it’s perfect for keeping your internet connection alive.

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Tripp Lite AVR900U UPS review: This uninterruptible power supply has the wrong set of features

It’s a quality product in general, but not the right choice for computers or home network gear.

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AmazonBasics 360-watt Standby UPS review: You’ll find better values in this space

This UPS doesn’t fare well in a head-to-head match-up with similarly priced units from competitors.

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CyberPower PFC Sinewave UPS review: This is the perfect power backup for most PCs and Macs

The combination of features, including a programmable front-panel LED, makes this unit ideal for most computer owners.

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Tripp Lite SmartPro Line-Interactive Sine Wave UPS (SMC1000T) review: High-end UPS, relatively low-end price

This uninterruptible power supply is a great investment for anyone looking to protect a high-performance PC.

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AmazonBasics 450-watt Standby UPS review: Amazon’s affordable standby backup power delivers too little

Once a competitive option, Amazon’s 450-watt UPS doesn’t match up head to head.

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Belkin SurgePlus USB Wall Mount surge protector review: This compact outlet-mounted gadget checks all the boxes

This compact surge protector hugs the wall, so it takes up much less space than an outlet strip. And it has integrated 2.1A USB charging ports, too.

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Wireless mesh networks: Everything you need to know

There are genuine benefits behind the hype for mesh Wi-Fi technology.

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How to set up a Mac and macOS to take advantage of an SSD and external storage setup

If you set up your Mac correctly, you can get the best of both worlds.

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Amped Wireless Smart Strip review: Most effective when it's paired with an Amazon Echo or Google Home

You can control its three outlets and two USB ports independently, but its app has weak timer features and no scene-control functions.

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APC SurgeArrest Performance P12U2 review: Lots of outlets and great features, including USB charging ports

This model offers the best value for the most outlets, with USB charging as a bonus.

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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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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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Wi-Fi gets quicker with 802.11ax, but buying early might offer few advantages

The latest Wi-Fi standard makes home networks faster, especially for video streaming.

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How to fix your Wi-Fi network

Whether your PC isn't connecting to the internet, or your wireless connection is inconsistent, or your device keeps joining the wrong network, we have answers to common Wi-Fi issues.