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Karen Haslam

Editor

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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 Apple Watch buying guide 2021

Our in-depth Apple Watch buying guide compares the Series 7, Series 6, SE and 3 to help you choose the best Apple Watch for you.

Our in-depth Apple Watch buying guide compares the Series 7, Series 6, SE and 3 to help you choose the best Apple Watch for you.

17 Sep 21

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Which power adapter do I need to charge my iPhone 12 or 13

Apple's left the plug out of the iPhone box - not just iPhone 13, but also 12, SE, 11 and XR... Find out which charger you need.

Apple's left the plug out of the iPhone box - not just iPhone 13, but also 12, SE, 11 and XR... Find out which charger you need.

17 Sep 21

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The Apple Store is down! What's Apple launching?

Can't access Apple Store? Apple's readying it for new products going on sale later, but there may be other reasons why it's down.

Can't access Apple Store? Apple's readying it for new products going on sale later, but there may be other reasons why it's down.

17 Sep 21

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iPad mini 2021 vs iPad 2021

There are four iPads to choose from, but the iPad mini and standard iPad are cheapest. Which is the best value for money though?

There are four iPads to choose from, but the iPad mini and standard iPad are cheapest. Which is the best value for money though?

16 Sep 21

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Absence of AirPods hints at date for October Apple Event

Blame Back to School/University campaign for absence of AirPods at the Apple 14 September event and look forward to 12 October.

Blame Back to School/University campaign for absence of AirPods at the Apple 14 September event and look forward to 12 October.

15 Sep 21

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Apple events 2021: Next Apple Event could be 12 October

Everything you need to know about Apple's events in 2021, including keynote presentation details and start times for Apple events.

Everything you need to know about Apple's events in 2021, including keynote presentation details and start times for Apple events.

15 Sep 21

 
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When is the best time to buy an iPhone?

With the new iPhone 13 now here it's a great time to take advantages of price drops, but with Black Friday coming, we say wait.

With the new iPhone 13 now here it's a great time to take advantages of price drops, but with Black Friday coming, we say wait.

14 Sep 21

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Apple releases important security updates to stop spyware

Update to Mac, iPhone, iPad and Watch systems addresses serious security flaw that was being exploited by the spyware Pegasus.

Update to Mac, iPhone, iPad and Watch systems addresses serious security flaw that was being exploited by the spyware Pegasus.

14 Sep 21

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Everything you need to know about macOS Monterey

Here's what to expect from the new macOS, including when macOS Monterey's coming out, supported devices, and the latest beta news.

Here's what to expect from the new macOS, including when macOS Monterey's coming out, supported devices, and the latest beta news.

14 Sep 21

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New MacBook Air 2021/2022 release date, price & specs

Want to buy a new MacBook Air? Read about the redesign rumours for the smaller and thinner MacBook Air that's expected to launch.

Want to buy a new MacBook Air? Read about the redesign rumours for the smaller and thinner MacBook Air that's expected to launch.

14 Sep 21

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Everything we know about the 2021 Mac mini

Apple's Mac mini may get a ten-core Apple processor and twice as many ports, here's what we've heard about the new Mac mini.

Apple's Mac mini may get a ten-core Apple processor and twice as many ports, here's what we've heard about the new Mac mini.

14 Sep 21

 
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Everything we know about the upcoming AirPods Pro 2

When will Apple's new AirPods Pro come out? What will they look like and how much will they cost? We're tracking it all here.

When will Apple's new AirPods Pro come out? What will they look like and how much will they cost? We're tracking it all here.

13 Sep 21

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