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CleanMyMac X Cleans, Protects, and Speeds Up your Mac [Sponsored]

· John Mason · Weekly Sponsorship

Screenshot of CleanMyMac X scan results

Please join us in thanking MacPaw, makers of CleanMyMac X, for sponsoring TMO here this week. CleanMyMac X is a complete one-stop solution to clean, protect, and speed up your Mac. You can also use its Smart Scan feature to remove hard-to-find junk and optimize your system.

Rip DVD to MP4 with MacX DVD Ripper Pro, Fastest Speed, Flawless Quality [Sponsored]

· John Mason · Weekly Sponsorship

Please join us in thanking Digiarty Software and mac-dvd-ripper-pro/">MacX DVD Ripper Pro for sponsoring TMO this week. We all need to rip our Blu-rays and DVDs to MP4 in order to watch movies on our Macs and iPhones. Once ripped, of course, we can save them to our hard drives and network storage, and even share with friends.

Holiday Sale: Free Yourself from iCloud and Finder Limitations with DearMob iPhone Manager [Sponsored]

· John Mason · Weekly Sponsorship

DearMob for Mac showing its Dashboard screen while connected to an iPhone

It is our pleasure to welcome DearMob back as our sponsor for TMO this week with DearMob iPhone Manager. A multifunctional tool to backup, transfer, and manage your iOS/iPadOS data, iPhone Manager gives you speedy incremental backups, the ability to selectively export or restore photos, music, contacts and more, with options to convert or encrypt files in the process.

How To Choose a VPN for iPhone

· John Mason · Deep Dive

Screenshot of VPN app for iPhone in App Store

Are you looking to boost your iPhone’s security by using a VPN? VPNs (Virtual Private Networks) have been around for decades now and you may have heard of them already. They help everyone, from individuals to big businesses, protect their security and privacy and have gone on to become an essential part of the cybersecurity system for many.