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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Samsung Galaxy S20 v S20+: How do the non-Ultra phones stack up?

Because most people won't be dropping $1,400 on a new Galaxy S20 Ultra, let's see how the "affordable" S20 phones stack up

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip: 6 features and facts to know before buying

At long leak, Samsung has taken the wraps off its newest folding phone, the Galaxy Z Flip. Here are a few things you need to know about it.

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Samsung's Galaxy S20 makes you choose between a high refresh rate and high resolution

Samsung's Galaxy S20 is its first phone to have a 120Hz high-refresh-rate screen, but there's a catch.

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Galaxy S20 Ultra hands-on: Samsung’s pro phone is a monument to excess

The Galaxy S20 Ultra is loaded with everything Samsung could possibly put inside it. Except for a headphone jack.

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Samsung outs its new folding Galaxy flip phone in a surprising Oscar ad

Unpacked isn't for another two days, but Samsung just unveiled its new folding phone in a surprise Oscar ad.

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Flume Smart Water Monitor review: Smarter than your average leak detector

Flume is a smart leak detector that will save you money—even if it never detects a leak.

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Google celebrates Maps' 15th 'birthday' with new features and design

Google is celebrating Maps' 15th "birthday" with new design, icon, and features for its ubiquitous app.

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Google may have accidentally sent your private videos to some random person

Google has admitted that it accidentally distributed private videos to the wrong Google Photos users.

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Galaxy Z Flip preview: Samsung’s second foldable phone is a reboot, not a sequel

Samsung is set to announce a new foldable phone at February's Unpacked, and it's quite a departure from the Galaxy Fold.

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The final nail may have been driven into BlackBerry’s coffin

TCL has announced it will no longer make BlackBery Android phones as of August 31, 2020, which comes as a surprise to absolutely no one.

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Ring admits its Android app uses third-party trackers following EFF report

Ring's Android app uses multiple third-party trackers to deliver customer data to companies other than Amazon.

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Samsung Galaxy S20 preview: This one goes past 11 with more screen, more cameras, more everything

Samsung is set to release the Galaxy S20 just a few days before Valentine's Day, but will you fall in love with it? Here's everything we know so far.

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Puma Smartwatch review: A smartwatch that’s best when the smart stuff is turned off

The Puma Smartwatch is another Wear OS entry that's too buggy to be taken seriously.

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Google wants to bring Steam to Chromebooks

A new report by Android Police says Google is working on bringing Steam to Chromebooks.

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How to use your iPhone as an encrypted Google security key

Google has added the ability to use your iPhone as a physical security key to authenticate your account. Here's how to set it up.

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