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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 download Netflix, Amazon and Disney+ on a Mac

You can download shows to your iPad and iPhone, but not your Mac. So what do you do if you want to watch when your Mac's offline?

You can download shows to your iPad and iPhone, but not your Mac. So what do you do if you want to watch when your Mac's offline?

31 Aug 21

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iPhone 13 will be 'more expensive' than iPhone 12 - DigiTimes

Global chip shortages have caused component prices to skyrocket, and Apple will be passing this onto consumers, it seems...

Global chip shortages have caused component prices to skyrocket, and Apple will be passing this onto consumers, it seems...

26 Aug 21

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Apple's VPN iCloud Private Relay will still be in beta at launch

Apple's iCloud Private Relay service will not be ready when Apple launches iOS 15 and Monterey, but there'll be a public beta.

Apple's iCloud Private Relay service will not be ready when Apple launches iOS 15 and Monterey, but there'll be a public beta.

26 Aug 21

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New 14in MacBook Pro will cost more: leaker

Expect a notable increase in price for the new 14in MacBook Pro compared to the model it replaces.

Expect a notable increase in price for the new 14in MacBook Pro compared to the model it replaces.

24 Aug 21

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Apple backtracking on massive Safari for iPhone changes

Too traumatised by iOS 15's changes to the familiar Safari design? Here's how to switch off iOS 15 Safari changes.

Too traumatised by iOS 15's changes to the familiar Safari design? Here's how to switch off iOS 15 Safari changes.

23 Aug 21

 
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New powerful Mac mini coming soon

Expect new Mac mini with M1X processor, MagSafe port and new design this autumn/fall.

Expect new Mac mini with M1X processor, MagSafe port and new design this autumn/fall.

23 Aug 21

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Apple is selling refurbished M1 iMacs - grab a bargain!

You can get up to £310 or $490 off a new 24in iMac with M1 Chip if you buy from the Apple Refurbished store.

You can get up to £310 or $490 off a new 24in iMac with M1 Chip if you buy from the Apple Refurbished store.

19 Aug 21

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Which apps work on M1 Macs?

Rosetta 2 makes most apps run on M1 Macs, but developers, including Adobe are shipping native versions. Here's what's available.

Rosetta 2 makes most apps run on M1 Macs, but developers, including Adobe are shipping native versions. Here's what's available.

19 Aug 21

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HomePod with screen rumours and release date

There could be a hybrid product that combines the HomePod and the Apple TV and iPad coming from Apple. Here's everything we know.

There could be a hybrid product that combines the HomePod and the Apple TV and iPad coming from Apple. Here's everything we know.

18 Aug 21

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How Windows 365 is bringing Windows to Mac, iPad and iPhone

Microsoft has launched a new way to access Windows - and Apple users will be able to run a Cloud PC via a Mac, iPad or iPhones.

Microsoft has launched a new way to access Windows - and Apple users will be able to run a Cloud PC via a Mac, iPad or iPhones.

04 Aug 21

 
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Apple brings back Online Store to its website

Apple has a dedicated area for shopping on its website for the first time since 2015, which will make impulse buying easy (uh oh!)

Apple has a dedicated area for shopping on its website for the first time since 2015, which will make impulse buying easy (uh oh!)

04 Aug 21

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Apple's plans for the new Mac Pro

Apple has plans for the Mac Pro including a redesign, a 32-core Apple CPU, and up to 128-Core GPU. Here's what you need to know

Apple has plans for the Mac Pro including a redesign, a 32-core Apple CPU, and up to 128-Core GPU. Here's what you need to know

04 Aug 21

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