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Adam C. Engst is the publisher of TidBITS and Take Control Books. He has written numerous books, including the best-selling Internet Starter Kit series, and many magazine articles - thanks to Contributing Editor positions at MacUser, MacWEEK, and now Macworld. His innovations include the creation of the first advertising program to support an Internet publication in 1992, the first flat-rate accounts for graphical Internet access in 1993, and the Take Control electronic book series. His awards include the MDJ Power 25 ranking as the most influential person in the Macintosh industry outside of Apple every year since 2000, inclusion on the MacTech 25 list of influential people in the Macintosh technical community, and being named one of MacDirectory's top ten visionaries. And yes, he has been turned into an action figure. Want more? Follow Adam on Twitter for 140-character musings on a variety of topics.

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watchOS 3.1.1 Fixes a Handful of Bugs

Become a TidBITS Member to Keep the Content Coming

Understanding Apple’s Marginalization of the Mac

What Apple’s MacBook Lineup Should Look Like

How to Turn Off Sierra’s Optimized Storage

It’s Not You, iTunes 12.5 Keeps Updating

New MacBook Pros Add Context-sensitive Touch Bar

MacTech Conference 2016 to Be Keynoted by NASA Chief Engineer

macOS 10.12.1 Sierra, watchOS 3.1, and tvOS 10.0.1 Mostly Fix Bugs

Lost in Sierra: Five Missing Features

How to Enable “Hey Siri” in macOS 10.12 Sierra

ScanSnap Conflicts with Sierra Easily Avoided

iOS 10.0.1 and 10.0.2 Fix Important Bugs

ScanSnap Users Should Delay Sierra Upgrades

Three Take Control Books Document Sierra and iOS 10

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