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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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How to know if your Mac has been hacked

Macs are generally secure from hackers, but Macs have been exploited. Here's how to tell if your Mac's been hacked and what to do.

Macs are generally secure from hackers, but Macs have been exploited. Here's how to tell if your Mac's been hacked and what to do.

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How to speed up a Mac

Wondering why your Mac is running so slow? Here are some tips to make your Mac or MacBook run faster and improve its performance.

Wondering why your Mac is running so slow? Here are some tips to make your Mac or MacBook run faster and improve its performance.

30 Nov 21

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How to free up memory (RAM) on a Mac

Is your Mac struggling and slowing down? You might need to clear the memory. Here's how to clear the RAM on your Mac.

Is your Mac struggling and slowing down? You might need to clear the memory. Here's how to clear the RAM on your Mac.

30 Nov 21

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Where to buy Apple's 24in iMac with M1: Best Deals

Ever since it launched stock has been limited for the M1 iMac, but you can find the 24in iMac at a handful of places and save too!

Ever since it launched stock has been limited for the M1 iMac, but you can find the 24in iMac at a handful of places and save too!

29 Nov 21

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Cyber Monday MacBook Pro deals

Save money on a Mac laptop this Cyber Monday with our round up of MacBook Pro money off deals and Cyber Monday offers in UK & US.

Save money on a Mac laptop this Cyber Monday with our round up of MacBook Pro money off deals and Cyber Monday offers in UK & US.

29 Nov 21

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Cyber Monday MacBook Air deals

Want a cut-price MacBook Air? Save money this Cyber Monday with our round up of the best MacBook Air Cyber Monday deals.

Want a cut-price MacBook Air? Save money this Cyber Monday with our round up of the best MacBook Air Cyber Monday deals.

29 Nov 21

 
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Cyber Monday iMac deals

Want a discounted iMac? Save money on an iMac this Cyber Monday with our round up of the best iMac Cyber Monday deals (UK & US).

Want a discounted iMac? Save money on an iMac this Cyber Monday with our round up of the best iMac Cyber Monday deals (UK & US).

29 Nov 21

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Cyber Monday Mac deals

Black Friday is here! If you want to buy a new Mac check what deals are being offered. Here's what we've found so far.

Black Friday is here! If you want to buy a new Mac check what deals are being offered. Here's what we've found so far.

29 Nov 21

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Cyber Monday Apple TV deals

Want to buy Apple TV for less? Save money on an Apple TV streaming box with our round up of the best Cyber Monday deals.

Want to buy Apple TV for less? Save money on an Apple TV streaming box with our round up of the best Cyber Monday deals.

29 Nov 21

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Cyber Monday iPhone XR deals

We find the best iPhone XR deals & lowest prices - and answer the question: should you buy an iPhone XR & how much should it cost?

We find the best iPhone XR deals & lowest prices - and answer the question: should you buy an iPhone XR & how much should it cost?

29 Nov 21

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Cyber Monday Mac Antivirus Deals

Mac security software can protect you from the latest threats to your data and identity. Save money with these great discounts.

Mac security software can protect you from the latest threats to your data and identity. Save money with these great discounts.

29 Nov 21

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Cyber Monday Mac mini deals

Save money on the cheapest Mac! Get a discount on a Mac mini this Cyber Monday with our best Cyber Monday deals round up (UK&US).

Save money on the cheapest Mac! Get a discount on a Mac mini this Cyber Monday with our best Cyber Monday deals round up (UK&US).

29 Nov 21

 
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What to Expect Black Friday 2021: Apple Deals

Black Friday is almost here. Want to buy a new Apple product? Here's what to expect in terms of deals for each Apple product.

Black Friday is almost here. Want to buy a new Apple product? Here's what to expect in terms of deals for each Apple product.

22 Nov 21

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30in iMac 2022: Everything we expect to see in the 'Pro' iMac

Wondering if Apple will update the 27in iMac, what features and specs to expect, and whether it will be an iMac Pro? Read on...

Wondering if Apple will update the 27in iMac, what features and specs to expect, and whether it will be an iMac Pro? Read on...

22 Nov 21

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