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Halyna Kubiv

Contributing Editor

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Halyna Kubiv has been at Macwelt since 2010. She covers Apple products and many other categories in the Apple environment.

Articles by Halyna Kubiv

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Apple to warn users of state-sponsored attacks such as Pegasus

Apple has revealed that it will warn users of state-sponsored espionage attacks like Pegasus via an email or text message.

Apple has revealed that it will warn users of state-sponsored espionage attacks like Pegasus via an email or text message.

24 Nov 21

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Apple Watch 8 will keep old design - leaker

If you were hoping that the Apple Watch Series 8 would get the rumoured re-design the Watch 7 lacked, prepare to be disappointed.

If you were hoping that the Apple Watch Series 8 would get the rumoured re-design the Watch 7 lacked, prepare to be disappointed.

22 Nov 21

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Different Think: Tech reviews need to change

Reviews of the iPhone and Apple Watch are not written for the reader, but for the author and those exactly like them.

Reviews of the iPhone and Apple Watch are not written for the reader, but for the author and those exactly like them.

02 Nov 21

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AirPods 3 (2021) vs AirPods 2 (2019)

Apple's new AirPods 3 cost £50/$50 more than the second-gen models. Are the upgrades worth it?

Apple's new AirPods 3 cost £50/$50 more than the second-gen models. Are the upgrades worth it?

19 Oct 21

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How to fast charge Apple Watch 7: Get 80% in 45 minutes

With the necessary equipment the Apple Watch 7 can charge from 0 to 80 percent in just 45 minutes. Here's what you need:

With the necessary equipment the Apple Watch 7 can charge from 0 to 80 percent in just 45 minutes. Here's what you need:

15 Oct 21

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iOS 15 bug deletes saved photos from the iPhone

Several users have reported a bug in iOS 15: Photos saved from iMessage are being deleted under certain conditions.

Several users have reported a bug in iOS 15: Photos saved from iMessage are being deleted under certain conditions.

01 Oct 21

 
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Zero-day gap in iOS reads personal iPhone data

An angry developer has released details of four vulnerabilities that Apple was well aware of but never closed.

An angry developer has released details of four vulnerabilities that Apple was well aware of but never closed.

27 Sep 21

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Many iOS 15 features only work on newer iPhones

Only some iPhones get all the iOS 15 features. Find out if your iPhone gets Live Text, Offline Siri, Spacial Audio and more.

Only some iPhones get all the iOS 15 features. Find out if your iPhone gets Live Text, Offline Siri, Spacial Audio and more.

22 Sep 21

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Do iPhone 12 cases fit an iPhone 13?

Wondering if you can use case for the iPhone 12 or 12 Pro on your new iPhone 13/13 Pro? Here's why you shouldn't!

Wondering if you can use case for the iPhone 12 or 12 Pro on your new iPhone 13/13 Pro? Here's why you shouldn't!

21 Sep 21

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Will iOS 15 slow down your iPhone?

iOS 15 is here and not just for new iPhones: older devices can run it. But will updating an older iPhone to iOS 15 slow it down?

iOS 15 is here and not just for new iPhones: older devices can run it. But will updating an older iPhone to iOS 15 slow it down?

21 Sep 21

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1TB iPhone 13 coming; 64GB models cancelled

Analyst Ming Chi-Kuo outlines the new storage capacities for the iPhone 13 series.

Analyst Ming Chi-Kuo outlines the new storage capacities for the iPhone 13 series.

13 Sep 21

 
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Design concept imagines 'HomePod TV'

Apple has discontinued the full-sized HomePod, but there are rumours that the company wants to reimagine the device.

Apple has discontinued the full-sized HomePod, but there are rumours that the company wants to reimagine the device.

17 Aug 21

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Aluminium out, titanium in for iPhone 14 Pro

Apple set to replace its favourite metal with a new titanium case for next year's premium iPhone.

Apple set to replace its favourite metal with a new titanium case for next year's premium iPhone.

27 Jul 21

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New Apple tech can recognise people with obscured faces

iOS 15 may be able to recognize people without seeing faces - automatically sorting all your photos according to who is in them.

iOS 15 may be able to recognize people without seeing faces - automatically sorting all your photos according to who is in them.

27 Jul 21

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