Karen Haslam

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Macworld U.K. 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 U.K. Career highlights include 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.

Developer: Apple's iAd solution is expensive and ineffective

Having spent $1,251.75 on the campaign, developer David Smith calculates that his company paid $15 for each of the 84 downloads of the 99 cent Audiobooks app.

UK resellers celebrate high sales on iPad launch day

UK resellers reflect on the first day's iPad sales.

Bento sees 200,000 downloads from its Template Exchange

Apple subsidiary Filemaker has seen more than 200,000 templates downloaded from the Bento Template Exchange.

Man treats Haiti earthquake wounds using iPhone app

A man used the Pocket First Aid & CPR app on his iPhone to perform first aid on himself following the Haiti earthquake.

Report: iPhone factory workers go on strike

Two thousand workers at the factory where Apple's iPhone is built went on strike last week.

JBL Reference 430

JBL's Reference 430 headphones are more flashy than fabulous.