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

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iPhone 8 review

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

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

12 Jul 19

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iPhone 7 review

The iPhone 7's still on sale and is Apple's cheapest iPhone right now. Should you buy one?

The iPhone 7's still on sale and is Apple's cheapest iPhone right now. Should you buy one?

12 Jul 19

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iPhone security tips: How to protect your phone from hackers

Our security megaguide offers essential security tips for protecting your iPhone (and sensitive data) from prying eyes and hackers

Our security megaguide offers essential security tips for protecting your iPhone (and sensitive data) from prying eyes and hackers

09 Jul 19

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How to install Kodi on Apple TV

Kodi is a hugely customisable open source media player, and here's how you can install it on your Apple TV

Kodi is a hugely customisable open source media player, and here's how you can install it on your Apple TV

25 Jun 19

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How to install the iOS 13 beta on iPhone or iPad

How to install the iOS 13 beta on your iPhone or iPad, and try out new features ahead of the update's public release

How to install the iOS 13 beta on your iPhone or iPad, and try out new features ahead of the update's public release

25 Jun 19

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How to take 360-degree photos, videos on iPhone & iPad

With Facebook now supporting the functionality, how do you take 360-degree photos on iPhone or iPad? We show you how.

With Facebook now supporting the functionality, how do you take 360-degree photos on iPhone or iPad? We show you how.

24 Jun 19

 
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How to use an iPad as a second screen with a Mac

Here's how you can use your iPad as a second display, a new feature coming in Catalina, but already available for your Mac or PC now!

Here's how you can use your iPad as a second display, a new feature coming in Catalina, but already available for your Mac or PC now!

21 Jun 19

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How much storage do you need on an iPhone or iPad?

Choosing the right storage option for your iPhone or iPad can be tricky, but we can help you work out how many gigs you need

Choosing the right storage option for your iPhone or iPad can be tricky, but we can help you work out how many gigs you need

18 Jun 19

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Best Apple TV alternatives of 2019

For those that don't want to buy the new Apple TV 4K, we offer a range of alternatives.

For those that don't want to buy the new Apple TV 4K, we offer a range of alternatives.

18 Jun 19

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Best AR games for iPhone and iPad

We've spent some time playing AR games on iOS, and here's our pick of the best

We've spent some time playing AR games on iOS, and here's our pick of the best

18 Jun 19

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How to use CarPlay

CarPlay can be a wonderful thing, especially when you know how to use it properly

CarPlay can be a wonderful thing, especially when you know how to use it properly

18 Jun 19

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How to jailbreak an iPhone or iPad in iOS 12

If you're sick of being limited to Apple-approved apps, have you consider jailbreaking your iPhone or iPad? Here's how to jailbreak in iOS 12

If you're sick of being limited to Apple-approved apps, have you consider jailbreaking your iPhone or iPad? Here's how to jailbreak in iOS 12

17 Jun 19

 
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How to use Snapchat on Mac

While Snapchat doesn't provide a macOS app to view snaps, there's still a way to use Snapchat on your Mac

While Snapchat doesn't provide a macOS app to view snaps, there's still a way to use Snapchat on your Mac

17 Jun 19

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iPadOS release date and new features

The iPad has ditched iOS for iPadOS, a standalone operating system designed to improve the big-screen experience

The iPad has ditched iOS for iPadOS, a standalone operating system designed to improve the big-screen experience

14 Jun 19

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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.

14 Jun 19

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