Lewis Painter

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Lewis Painter is a 24-year-old technology journalist and staff writer at IDG UK Tech Media, writing articles on a variety of tech-related topics for Macworld and its sister websites PC Advisor and Tech Advisor.

Lewis has always had an interest in technology, and started writing about his favourite gadgets and phone accessories three years ago. He has a particular interest in the Internet of Things.

Articles by Lewis Painter

Best iPhone screen protectors

Best iPhone screen protectors

Here are the best iPhone screen protectors available for the iPhone in the UK

Here are the best iPhone screen protectors available for the iPhone in the UK

24 May 17

How to use CarPlay

How to use CarPlay

CarPlay can be a wonderful thing, especially when you know how to use it properly

CarPlay can be a wonderful thing, especially when you know how to use it properly

24 May 17

iOS 11 vs Android O

iOS 11 vs Android O

Following the announcement of Android O, we ponder what Apple needs to offer with iOS 11 in order to compete with Google

Following the announcement of Android O, we ponder what Apple needs to offer with iOS 11 in order to compete with Google

22 May 17

How to use Instagram on a Mac

How to use Instagram on a Mac

Discover how to upload photos and videos to Instagram via your Mac in our complete guide

Discover how to upload photos and videos to Instagram via your Mac in our complete guide

19 May 17

 
How to defrag a Mac (and why you don't need to)

How to defrag a Mac (and why you don't need to)

Defragging a Mac isn't as necessary as everyone thinks. We show how to defrag a Mac, but explain why you probably don't need to

Defragging a Mac isn't as necessary as everyone thinks. We show how to defrag a Mac, but explain why you probably don't need to

18 May 17

iPad 2017 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

iPad 2017 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Does the 2017 iPad offer enough to beat the high-end Samsung Galaxy Tab S3? We compare the two and find out.

Does the 2017 iPad offer enough to beat the high-end Samsung Galaxy Tab S3? We compare the two and find out.

18 May 17

The best Bluetooth speakers

The best Bluetooth speakers

Our selection of the best wireless and Bluetooth speakers available for use with your iPhone, iPad, or Mac

Our selection of the best wireless and Bluetooth speakers available for use with your iPhone, iPad, or Mac

16 May 17

 
Apple iCar rumours: Release date, features and patents

Apple iCar rumours: Release date, features and patents

Is Apple developing an iCar or an Apple Car? Apple is said to have halted development of the electric car and will focus on a self-driving system

Is Apple developing an iCar or an Apple Car? Apple is said to have halted development of the electric car and will focus on a self-driving system

15 May 17

Best iOS controllers and MFi accessories for gaming

Best iOS controllers and MFi accessories for gaming

iOS gaming is great; iOS gaming with an MFi controller is better. Here are the best MFi controllers for iPad & iPhone.

iOS gaming is great; iOS gaming with an MFi controller is better. Here are the best MFi controllers for iPad & iPhone.

15 May 17

Is Apple Maps down?

Is Apple Maps down?

Check the status of Apple Maps and find out if your issues are localised or worldwide

Check the status of Apple Maps and find out if your issues are localised or worldwide

12 May 17

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Best Mac antivirus 2017

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