Jim Martin

Associate editor

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Jim is editor of Tech Advisor and a contributor to Macworld. Jim has been testing and reviewing both hardware and software for 15 years. These days his specialities include tablets, smartphones and gadgets as well as writing and commissioning reviews, features and tutorials.

Jim is also a proud dad, brewer of real ale and ardent motorsport fan.

Articles by Jim Martin

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How to use a VPN on a Mac

Using a VPN is easy: no knowledge or skills are needed

Using a VPN is easy: no knowledge or skills are needed

23 Sep 20

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Best free VPN for Mac in 2020

If you can live with the restrictions, these free VPNs might save you paying for one

If you can live with the restrictions, these free VPNs might save you paying for one

22 Sep 20

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Best VPN for iPhone 2020

These are the best VPN services that you should choose for your iPhone... and beyond

These are the best VPN services that you should choose for your iPhone... and beyond

11 Sep 20

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iPhone XS Max review

At 6.5in, we review the biggest iPhone ever

At 6.5in, we review the biggest iPhone ever

13 Sep 19

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What is an eSIM?

Until now, all iPhones have been single SIM, but with eSIM you can have two phone numbers.

Until now, all iPhones have been single SIM, but with eSIM you can have two phone numbers.

13 Sep 18

 
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Siri in iOS 7 review

Has Siri progressed in its education?

Has Siri progressed in its education?

18 Sep 13

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Cambridge Audio Minx Air 100 speaker review

Wireless speakers tend to favour AirPlay or Bluetooth, but the Minx Air 100 caters for both. It has plenty of other tricks besides as well as sounding great.

Wireless speakers tend to favour AirPlay or Bluetooth, but the Minx Air 100 caters for both. It has plenty of other tricks besides as well as sounding great.

02 Jun 13

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Fitbit One activity tracker review

Together with its iOS app, the Fitbit One can help keep you motivated

Together with its iOS app, the Fitbit One can help keep you motivated

01 Apr 13

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Adonit Jot Pro stylus review

Most styluses lack the crucial quality of precision. The Jot Pro aims to defeat the problem with a transparent plastic disc. We find out if it lives up to the claims.

Most styluses lack the crucial quality of precision. The Jot Pro aims to defeat the problem with a transparent plastic disc. We find out if it lives up to the claims.

12 Jul 12

 
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25 best cases for Apple's new iPad

We try out 25 of the best cases, covers and sleeves for Apple's third-generation iPad

We try out 25 of the best cases, covers and sleeves for Apple's third-generation iPad

08 May 12

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