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 more than a decade ago. 

Career highlights have included launching the iPod and OS X while on the PR side, and honing news hound instincts while observing the astronomical rise of Apple following the Intel switch and the launch of the iPhone.

These days Karen spends her time planning the content for the Macworld website, writing reviews, features and tutorials, and helping friends and family with all their Apple device issues.

Articles by Karen Haslam

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How to update Mac software to macOS Mojave

Complete guide to updating the operating system software on a Mac, including what you need to do to prepare your Mac and how to install macOS Mojave

Complete guide to updating the operating system software on a Mac, including what you need to do to prepare your Mac and how to install macOS Mojave

24 Sep 18

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How to run macOS from an external drive

Worried about installing the latest version of macOS? Testing a beta version? Install it on an external drive instead

Worried about installing the latest version of macOS? Testing a beta version? Install it on an external drive instead

24 Sep 18

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How to make a bootable macOS installer on an external drive

Use this guide to create a bootable install of MacOS on an external drive, to make installing macOS on multiple machines simple

Use this guide to create a bootable install of MacOS on an external drive, to make installing macOS on multiple machines simple

24 Sep 18

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How to play music on HomePod

Here's how to play music on HomePod, including how to play music from sources other than Apple Music

Here's how to play music on HomePod, including how to play music from sources other than Apple Music

18 Sep 18

 
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How to make a phone call with HomePod

You can now make phone calls and answer calls directly on your HomePod, here's how:

You can now make phone calls and answer calls directly on your HomePod, here's how:

18 Sep 18

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How to use an Apple Watch to monitor heart rate

The Apple Watch can monitor your heart rate and alert you if it goes too high (or too low, or too irregular). Here's how

The Apple Watch can monitor your heart rate and alert you if it goes too high (or too low, or too irregular). Here's how

14 Sep 18

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How to find a lost or stolen iPhone or iPad

We show how to track and find a lost (or stolen) Apple device using Find My iPhone, even if the battery has died

We show how to track and find a lost (or stolen) Apple device using Find My iPhone, even if the battery has died

14 Sep 18

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How to get macOS Mojave beta versions

How to try out the next version of macOS - Mojave - before the general public

How to try out the next version of macOS - Mojave - before the general public

14 Sep 18

 
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How to update a HomePod

Lyric search, phone calls & more are coming to HomePod via a software update - here's how to get the new features

Lyric search, phone calls & more are coming to HomePod via a software update - here's how to get the new features

13 Sep 18

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How to re-watch the 2018 iPhone launch event

Here's how to re-watch Apple's 12 September 2018 keynote, featuring the iPhone XS, XS Max & XR alongside the Apple Watch Series 4

Here's how to re-watch Apple's 12 September 2018 keynote, featuring the iPhone XS, XS Max & XR alongside the Apple Watch Series 4

12 Sep 18

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