Michael SimonStaff Writer, Macworld

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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Get Apple's new iPhone SE for 50% off without a trade-in

Walmart is taking $200 off the price of a brand new iPhone SE 2020 in any color and capacity.

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How to survive homeschooling with nothing more than an Echo, Roku, and a Disney+ subscription

Homeschooling can be a pain for everyone involved, but with the help of a few smart devices, it can be much more pleasant.

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Galaxy S10 Lite vs S10e: Samsung's new low-cost phone costs more than its old one

Samsung has launched its Galaxy S10 Lite in the U.S. at a strange price.

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9 new iPhone SE tips and tidbits you need to know before you buy

The iPhone SE has the body of an iPhone 8 with the brains of an iPhone 11, but there are some things you might not know.

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The OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro aren’t overpriced, but they’re way too expensive

OnePlus crams everything we’ve always wanted into the OnePlus 8 Pro and guess what, it’s too expensive.

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Fitbit Charge 4 review: Small and steady wins the race

Fitbit’s Charge 4 isn’t a flashy update over the Charge 3, but it brings just enough to keep it on top of the pack.

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OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro test drive: Big, beautiful, and brimming with confidence

OnePlus has unveiled the 8 and 8 Pro, and they are stacked with every feature you could possibly want.

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Apple unlocks full seasons of Apple TV+ shows for free during quarantine

Apple is offerings several of its TV+ shows for free during a limited-time promotion.

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Take thousands off the price of a Mac Pro with new Apple refurbs, wheels still extra

Apple has added more than a dozen Mac Pro models in various configurations to its online refurbished store.

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How to share your iPhone’s mobile connection by tethering or hotspot

If you need Wi-Fi on your Mac or iPad, here's how to share your iPhone's mobile data.

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Samsung's low-cost Galaxy A-Series phones aim to reverse U.S. smartphone slump

Samsung launches six new A-Series phones to target the low- and mid-range markets with big screens, multiple cameras, and 5G.

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Chrome OS’s new tablet mode is a lot more like Android (and the iPad)

Google has resumed Chrome OS updates, and its first one will bring big changes to tablet mode.

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How to use your iPhone as a webcam for video conferencing and virtual meetings

If you're in need a webcam for all the video conferences you're doing nowadays, your iPhone can carry the load.

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Face unlock on the Pixel 4 just gained an important security feature you need to turn on

Google has finally added an attention awareness feature to Face unlock on the Pixel 4. Here's how to turn it on.

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Wait, TCL now makes phones? Yes, and the 10 Series has a premium design at an affordable price

TCL is best known for its TVs, but has officially launched a trio of new phones: the 10L, 10 Pro, and 10 5G. The design looks great, and the price is nice, but specs are decidedly mid-range.