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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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Apple launches new Touch ID keyboard, mouse and trackpad

You might have been thinking that this was Apple's quiet time, but the company has just updated its Mac peripherals.

You might have been thinking that this was Apple's quiet time, but the company has just updated its Mac peripherals.

03 Aug 21

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How to buy the Magic Keyboard with Touch ID

Here's everything you need to know about Apple's new colourful keyboards including whether you can use them with other Macs

Here's everything you need to know about Apple's new colourful keyboards including whether you can use them with other Macs

03 Aug 21

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Gurman: AirPods 3 to launch with new iPhone

Third generation Apple AirPods to be released this autumn around the same time as the new iPhone.

Third generation Apple AirPods to be released this autumn around the same time as the new iPhone.

02 Aug 21

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Should I buy a 27in iMac now or wait?

The 27in iMac is great, but something even better is coming. The question is how long are you prepared to wait..

The 27in iMac is great, but something even better is coming. The question is how long are you prepared to wait..

30 Jul 21

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Apple's desire to stop leaks is to protect its partners

Basing the design of new products on leaks that predict the dimensions of the next generation of iPhone could be dangerous.

Basing the design of new products on leaks that predict the dimensions of the next generation of iPhone could be dangerous.

30 Jul 21

 
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Apple to bring OCR-like Live Text to Intel Macs after all

The ability to select text from images and paste it in to documents was to be an M1-only Monterey feature, but not any more.

The ability to select text from images and paste it in to documents was to be an M1-only Monterey feature, but not any more.

30 Jul 21

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How to watch Ted Lasso

The second season of Ted Lasso's now on Apple TV+. Here's what you need to watch it, how much it costs, and how to watch for free.

The second season of Ted Lasso's now on Apple TV+. Here's what you need to watch it, how much it costs, and how to watch for free.

28 Jul 21

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Big Sur 11.5.1 is here: should you install?

macOS Big Sur 11.5.1 adds another security fix to 11.5's 35 fixes for security vulnerabilities that mean updating is paramount.

macOS Big Sur 11.5.1 adds another security fix to 11.5's 35 fixes for security vulnerabilities that mean updating is paramount.

27 Jul 21

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Best iMac: Which iMac to buy in 2021

Find out which iMac is best for you, your budget and your specific needs. We help you choose between the 24in, 27in and the 21.5in iMac models.

Find out which iMac is best for you, your budget and your specific needs. We help you choose between the 24in, 27in and the 21.5in iMac models.

27 Jul 21

 
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iOS 14.7 has arrived! Here's what's in the latest iPhone update

Apple has released iOS 14.7, bringing fixes and new features to iPhones - and an Apple Watch bug that's been fixed in 14.7.1.

Apple has released iOS 14.7, bringing fixes and new features to iPhones - and an Apple Watch bug that's been fixed in 14.7.1.

27 Jul 21

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What is free on Apple TV+?

If you're wondering why not everything is free on Apple TV and what you actually get if you subscribe to Apple TV+ read on.

If you're wondering why not everything is free on Apple TV and what you actually get if you subscribe to Apple TV+ read on.

23 Jul 21

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