Karen Haslam

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Macworld editor since 2008, Karen has worked on both sides of the Apple divide, clocking up a number of years at Apple's PR agency prior to joining Macworld well over a decade ago. 

Karen's career highlights include interviewing Apple's Steve Wozniak and discussing Steve Jobs’ legacy on the BBC. Her focus is Mac, but she lives and breathes Apple.

Articles by Karen Haslam

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Best Mac for students 2020

If you need a Mac to get school, college or university work done these are your best options

If you need a Mac to get school, college or university work done these are your best options

27 Mar 20

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MacBook Air vs Mac mini

Apple offers two lower-cost Macs for those on a budget: the Mac mini and MacBook Air. But which offers the best value for money?

Apple offers two lower-cost Macs for those on a budget: the Mac mini and MacBook Air. But which offers the best value for money?

27 Mar 20

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How to install Adobe Flash Player on Mac

Some sites still rely on Flash, here's how to install it (and whether you should)

Some sites still rely on Flash, here's how to install it (and whether you should)

26 Mar 20

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Can Macs Get Viruses & Do Macs Need Antivirus Software?

Wondering whether your Mac can get a virus? macOS is more secure than Windows, but you'd be wise to look carefully at your security options as the risks grow

Wondering whether your Mac can get a virus? macOS is more secure than Windows, but you'd be wise to look carefully at your security options as the risks grow

24 Mar 20

 
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How to remotely access & control a Mac desktop

We show how to control a Mac desktop, share the screen, and access files and apps - all remotely

We show how to control a Mac desktop, share the screen, and access files and apps - all remotely

23 Mar 20

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Best Mac buying guide 2020

Wondering whether you should buy an iMac, iMac Pro, MacBook Pro or Air, Mac mini or Mac Pro? Find out in our comprehensive buying guide

Wondering whether you should buy an iMac, iMac Pro, MacBook Pro or Air, Mac mini or Mac Pro? Find out in our comprehensive buying guide

20 Mar 20

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Best MacBook buying guide 2020

Find out which Apple Mac laptop is best for you, in our complete guide to buying a MacBook in 2020

Find out which Apple Mac laptop is best for you, in our complete guide to buying a MacBook in 2020

20 Mar 20

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Best iPad for students 2020

Wondering which iPad is best for eduction as you head off to college or university? We reveal the best iPad for students

Wondering which iPad is best for eduction as you head off to college or university? We reveal the best iPad for students

19 Mar 20

 
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New MacBook Pro 2020 release date

Apple's 13in MacBook Pro is now only Mac lumbered with faulty keyboard. We forecast when Apple will update its pro laptop

Apple's 13in MacBook Pro is now only Mac lumbered with faulty keyboard. We forecast when Apple will update its pro laptop

19 Mar 20

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Best MacBook Air deals for March 2020

Discover where to buy the MacBook Air and how to get older models at the best price

Discover where to buy the MacBook Air and how to get older models at the best price

19 Mar 20

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How to use FaceTime on iPhone & iPad

FaceTime is a great - and free - way to make video and audio calls for free, and stay in touch with friends and family

FaceTime is a great - and free - way to make video and audio calls for free, and stay in touch with friends and family

18 Mar 20

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