Lewis Painter

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Lewis Painter is Games Editor at Tech Advisor and Macworld UK. Lewis has always had an interest in technology, and started writing about his favourite gadgets and phone accessories three years ago. He has a particular interest in the Internet of Things.

Articles by Lewis Painter

Mac OS X & macOS version code-names

Mac OS X & macOS version code-names

Here's a brief history on Mac OS X and macOS code names, from Kodiak to High Sierra.

Here's a brief history on Mac OS X and macOS code names, from Kodiak to High Sierra.

31 Oct 18

How to re-watch Apple's October 2018 iPad launch

How to re-watch Apple's October 2018 iPad launch

We explain how to re-watch Apple unveil new iPad Pros and new Macs from the comfort of your own home

We explain how to re-watch Apple unveil new iPad Pros and new Macs from the comfort of your own home

31 Oct 18

Apple AirPower release date, price & specs

Apple AirPower release date, price & specs

Apple's high-end AirPower wireless charger was due to launch in 2018, but appears to have vanished

Apple's high-end AirPower wireless charger was due to launch in 2018, but appears to have vanished

30 Oct 18

Which iPhones & iPads can get iOS 12?

Which iPhones & iPads can get iOS 12?

Can your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch update to iOS 12? Here's the full list of compatible devices

Can your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch update to iOS 12? Here's the full list of compatible devices

26 Oct 18

How to downgrade iOS 12 on iPhone

How to downgrade iOS 12 on iPhone

It's possible to remove the latest version of iOS 12 and downgrade your iPhone or iPad to something earlier. Here are your options

It's possible to remove the latest version of iOS 12 and downgrade your iPhone or iPad to something earlier. Here are your options

24 Oct 18

Best iPhone Screen Protectors

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

18 Oct 18

 
Best iOS controllers and MFi accessories for gaming

Best iOS controllers and MFi accessories for gaming

iOS gaming is great; iOS gaming with an MFi controller is better. Here are the best MFi controllers for iPad & iPhone.

iOS gaming is great; iOS gaming with an MFi controller is better. Here are the best MFi controllers for iPad & iPhone.

18 Oct 18

Best Apple Watch straps

Best Apple Watch straps

We've rounded up the best official Apple and third-party straps for Apple Watch Series 1 to Series 4

We've rounded up the best official Apple and third-party straps for Apple Watch Series 1 to Series 4

27 Sep 18

How to install a watchOS beta on Apple Watch

How to install a watchOS beta on Apple Watch

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

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

17 Sep 18

How to install an iOS beta on iPhone or iPad

How to install an iOS beta on iPhone or iPad

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

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

17 Sep 18

How to get Portrait Mode on any iPhone

How to get Portrait Mode on any iPhone

In this article we show you how to create cool looking portrait photo by creating a bokeh effect on any iPhone

In this article we show you how to create cool looking portrait photo by creating a bokeh effect on any iPhone

14 Sep 18

 
iPhone 7 review

iPhone 7 review

Our iPhone 7 review tests and rates the iPhone 7's design and build quality, features, tech specs, speed, camera capabilities and value for money

Our iPhone 7 review tests and rates the iPhone 7's design and build quality, features, tech specs, speed, camera capabilities and value for money

13 Sep 18

iPhone 8 review

iPhone 8 review

The iPhone 8 has wireless charging, upgraded internals and an improved design. Here's our review of the iPhone 8.

The iPhone 8 has wireless charging, upgraded internals and an improved design. Here's our review of the iPhone 8.

13 Sep 18

What was announced at Apple’s September event?

What was announced at Apple’s September event?

Here's what Apple announced at the September event, including new iPhones and a new Apple Watch

Here's what Apple announced at the September event, including new iPhones and a new Apple Watch

12 Sep 18

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