Lucy Hattersley

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Lucy is a former Editor of Macworld and an Apple specialist, publishing books on everything from the Mac operating system to the iPad and iPhone.

Articles by Lucy Hattersley

How to turn an iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot

How to turn an iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

4 hours ago

Best translation apps for iPhone in 2018

Best translation apps for iPhone in 2018

Travelling abroad and don't speak the language? No need to worry. These fantastic iPhone translation apps will save the day

Travelling abroad and don't speak the language? No need to worry. These fantastic iPhone translation apps will save the day

21 Jun 18

How to back up & transfer iPhone text messages

How to back up & transfer iPhone text messages

When you set up a new iPhone your Messages app will be empty. Here's how to back up, copy and transfer your texts

When you set up a new iPhone your Messages app will be empty. Here's how to back up, copy and transfer your texts

20 Jun 18

How to remove an Apple ID from your iPhone

How to remove an Apple ID from your iPhone

Is your iPhone asking for somebody else's password? Here's how to permanently remove another person's Apple ID from your device

Is your iPhone asking for somebody else's password? Here's how to permanently remove another person's Apple ID from your device

20 Jun 18

How to identify which iPhone you have

How to identify which iPhone you have

Not sure which iPhone you've got? Here are all the iPhone model numbers and other ways to identify an Apple smartphone

Not sure which iPhone you've got? Here are all the iPhone model numbers and other ways to identify an Apple smartphone

20 Jun 18

How to use private web browsing on Mac

How to use private web browsing on Mac

Worried about your internet history being discovered? Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on Mac

Worried about your internet history being discovered? Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on Mac

19 Jun 18

 
How to buy a second-hand iPhone

How to buy a second-hand iPhone

Pick up a bargain with our complete guide to buying old, second-hand and refurbished iPhones

Pick up a bargain with our complete guide to buying old, second-hand and refurbished iPhones

07 Jun 18

How to fast-charge an iPhone

How to fast-charge an iPhone

Is it really possible to fast-charge an iPhone? Yes! These tips show how to recharge the phone battery more quickly

Is it really possible to fast-charge an iPhone? Yes! These tips show how to recharge the phone battery more quickly

05 Jun 18

How to buy a refurbished Mac

How to buy a refurbished Mac

Should you buy a refurbished Mac or MacBook, and if so, where from?

Should you buy a refurbished Mac or MacBook, and if so, where from?

31 May 18

How to print wirelessly from iPad & iPhone

How to print wirelessly from iPad & iPhone

Here's how to print wirelessly from an iPad or iPhone to almost any printer, using AirPrint or a third-party app

Here's how to print wirelessly from an iPad or iPhone to almost any printer, using AirPrint or a third-party app

18 May 18

 
What is Apple AirPort?

What is Apple AirPort?

Why did Apple make AirPort devices - and why has it stopped?

Why did Apple make AirPort devices - and why has it stopped?

27 Apr 18

How to recover a forgotten Mac password

How to recover a forgotten Mac password

Here's what to do if you've lost or forgotten your Mac password and can't log on, install apps or make System Preferences changes

Here's what to do if you've lost or forgotten your Mac password and can't log on, install apps or make System Preferences changes

16 Apr 18

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