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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Five Google Tango apps your AR phone needs right now

Google's Tango is still a new platform, so there aren't that many apps (or phones) for it just yet, but our five favorites show the potential of augmented reality.

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Zenfone AR review: A better phone for Tango AR but far from perfect

The Zenfone AR is the only phone to deliver support for Google's Tango AR and Daydream VR platforms, but is it a reality-bending beast or a dud?

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T-Mobile’s Revvl: Specs, features, pros and cons of T-Mobile's budget phone

T-Mobile has rolled out its Revvl budget smartphone, and it looks good on paper. Here are all the things we like about it—and one thing we don't.

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Samsung Galaxy S8: Everything you need to know, all in one place

This is your one-stop shop for Galaxy S8 specs, reviews, information, videos, and more.

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The tougher Galaxy S8 Active is here with a bigger battery and a shatterproof display

If Samsung's Galaxy S8 is a little too fragile for you, the Galaxy S8 Active brings a rugged frame, shatterproof display, and a textured back.

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OnePlus 5: Everything you need to know about the mid-range flagship

OnePlus has unveiled its new handset, the OnePlus 5, and it packs a Snapdragon 835 chip, a dual camera, and a slightly higher price tag.

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Best Buy posts Essential phone listing, hinting at an imminent release

Andy Rubin's Essential phone is now more than 30 days past its original ship date, but a surprise Best Buy listing could mean that the handset is finally gearing up for release.

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Hands-on: Asus's Zenfone AR is a Tango and Daydream powerhouse for $648

If you've been waiting for the Asus Zenfone AR since it debuted at CES, you can finally buy one.

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Best Android Wear watches of 2017

Choosing an Android Wear watch can be as difficult as deciding which phone to buy. We're here to sort it all out.

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Google Play Music and YouTube Red may merge into the single streaming service we all want

Google is working to combine YouTube Red and Google Play Music as a single streaming service, a comment by YouTube global music chief Lyor Cohen all but confirms.

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Moto packs power, performance in rugged Z2 Force Edition, coming to a carrier near you

Moto unveils its latest Mod phone, the Z2 Force Edition, which packs a Snapdragon 835 chip and dual cameras, but skimps out on battery life.

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Android O: The Reddit AMA's 8 most interesting reveals

Android O's team of engineers did a Reddit AMA. Here are the most interesting things we learned.

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Goodbye Google Now, hello new feed that obsessively tracks your interests

Google has officially killed off the Google Now name, replacing it with a smarter, more personalized feed that aims to deliver only the most relevant information to your phone.

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How to use Alexa on HTC U11, no hands required

Alexa is ready for her debut on the HTC's flagship U11, the first phone to offer true hands-free support for Amazon's assistant.

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How to transfer everything from your old Android phone to your new one

From apps and data, to calendar and contacts, to photos, mail, and more, here's a quick and painless guide to backing up and moving all your stuff to a new Android phone.