Lewis Painter

Senior Staff Writer

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Having covered Apple for five years, Senior Staff Writer Lewis reviews the latest hardware and provides helpful buying advice. His focus is on iPhone, but he also dabbles with Apple Watch, Apple TV, iPad and AirPods.

Articles by Lewis Painter

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How to install the watchOS 7 beta on Apple Watch

Want to get all the latest watchOS features on your Apple Watch before everyone else? Here's how to install the watchOS 7 beta

Want to get all the latest watchOS features on your Apple Watch before everyone else? Here's how to install the watchOS 7 beta

86 mins ago

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How to install the iOS 14 beta on iPhone

How to install the iOS 14 beta on your iPhone, and try out new features ahead of the update's public release

How to install the iOS 14 beta on your iPhone, and try out new features ahead of the update's public release

4 hours ago

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Best HomePod deals for July 2020

If you're on the hunt for a HomePod bargain, look no further

If you're on the hunt for a HomePod bargain, look no further

01 Jul 20

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Best Apple Watch deals for July 2020

Save money on a brilliant smartwatch with our round-up of the best Apple Watch deals right now

Save money on a brilliant smartwatch with our round-up of the best Apple Watch deals right now

01 Jul 20

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Complete list of Mac OS X & macOS versions

Every version of Mac OS X and macOS ever from the first to the latest macOS (including the beta), plus how to tell which version you have

Every version of Mac OS X and macOS ever from the first to the latest macOS (including the beta), plus how to tell which version you have

22 Jun 20

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AirPower release date, price & specs rumours

Apple could be launching a wireless charging pad after all! The company hasn't given up on AirPower - here's everything we know

Apple could be launching a wireless charging pad after all! The company hasn't given up on AirPower - here's everything we know

18 Jun 20

 
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Best iPhone Screen Protectors

Here are the best iPhone screen protectors available for the iPhone in the UK

Here are the best iPhone screen protectors available for the iPhone in the UK

15 Jun 20

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How to post to Instagram from a Mac

Discover how to upload photos and videos to Instagram via your Mac

Discover how to upload photos and videos to Instagram via your Mac

01 Jun 20

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New Apple Watch Series 6 release date, price & specs rumours

Here's everything you need to know about the Apple Watch Series 6, from release date speculation to design, features and price

Here's everything you need to know about the Apple Watch Series 6, from release date speculation to design, features and price

18 May 20

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The best Mac mouse of 2020

Picking a mouse or trackpad isn't easy: here are the best choices if you're looking for the best Mac mouse

Picking a mouse or trackpad isn't easy: here are the best choices if you're looking for the best Mac mouse

13 May 20

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The best iPad Pro keyboards 2020

Kit out your iPad Pro with these excellent keyboards and keyboard cases

Kit out your iPad Pro with these excellent keyboards and keyboard cases

06 May 20

 
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How to secretly read WhatsApp messages on iPhone

You can sneakily peek at unopened WhatsApp messages without the sender knowing you've seen them. Here's how to get a preview

You can sneakily peek at unopened WhatsApp messages without the sender knowing you've seen them. Here's how to get a preview

22 Apr 20

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How to get WhatsApp on iPad

There's no official WhatsApp app available for the iPad, but there's a workaround. Here's how to install and use WhatsApp on an iPad

There's no official WhatsApp app available for the iPad, but there's a workaround. Here's how to install and use WhatsApp on an iPad

03 Apr 20

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How to get WhatsApp on Mac

You can access your WhatsApp messages from your iPhone, on your Mac, but what about video calls?

You can access your WhatsApp messages from your iPhone, on your Mac, but what about video calls?

18 Mar 20

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