Michael SimonStaff Writer, PCWorld

If it has a screen, battery or a plug, Michael Simon wants to play with it. He has been obsessed with technology since he bought his first ThinkPad—the one with the lift-up keyboard that let you swap out the drive. He's still waiting for that to come back in style.

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The Pixel 5 is Google’s smartest phone since the Nexus 5

At first glance, the Pixel 5 might seem overpriced or underpowered, but it's actually a very smart move by Google.

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The only MacBook Pro worth buying is $350 off today

Amazon is selling the 16-inch MacBook Pro with a 2.3GHz Intel Core i9 processor, 16GB of RAM, and 1TB of storage for $2,449, the best price we've ever seen.

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OnePlus 8T review in progress: Return to a winning formula

The 8T is just what Android and OnePlus fans need to close out 2020.

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Best Amazon Prime Day Apple deals: iPads, AirPods, Apple Watches and chargers

Amazon has slashed the price of some killer Apple gear.

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iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini: Six ways they're more 'Pro' than you think

Apple has announced the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini and they're packed with Pro-level features at a lower price.

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Best Prime Day deals on Android phones, smartwatches, and more

Its a good time to update your personal tech, with tempting Prime Day deals on Android phones, smartwatches, and chargers.

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iPhone 12 preview: New design, colors, and sizes, 5G, and no earbuds

Apple is set to unveil its latest iPhone on Tuesday. Here's what we're expecting to see.

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Google Assistant App Actions brings voice commands to Android apps

Google has announced Assistant-powered App Actions so you can speak to your Android apps through Google Assistant.

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Apple Watch Series 6 review: Still a rhapsody, now in blue

The Apple Watch Series 6 is without a doubt the best smartwatch you can buy, even if its competitors do some things better.

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Apple all but certain to unveil iPhone 12 at October 13 online event

Apple has sent out invitations for a special online event on October 13, which will likely see the launch of the iPhone 12.

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Five perplexing Google Pixel 5 facts you might have missed

Upon further scrutiny, there's even more about the Pixel 5 that needs explanation.

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iPhone 6, 7, and SE owners: Here's how to get $25 from Apple

The Northern District of California court launched a website for claims related to the iPhone throttling class-action lawsuit. The deadline to file is October 6.

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The midrange Pixel 5 makes Google's smartphone lineup more confusing than ever

The Google Pixel 5 has launched with midrange specs that bring it confusingly close to the Pixel 4a. If it's not a premium phone, then why is it here?

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The Google Pixel 5 has arrived with a new definition of ‘flagship’ phone

The Google Pixel 5 has arrived, and it's changing what we expect of flagship phones. Its mostly midrange feature set is the most Google-y rather than the most premium.

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Google Pixel 5 preview: Lower price, mid-range parts, and 5G

Google is set to unveil the Pixel 5 this week, but it might not be the flagship Android phone you're hoping for.