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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6 new Android Q features we can't wait to try (after the Dark Theme)

Google is rolling out the third developer beta of Android Q, and it's packed with new features. Here are five that we can't wait to use.

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Four Wear OS problems Apple needs to solve with its on-device Apple Watch App Store

An App Store on the Apple Watch might sound great in theory, but there are plenty of problems that it could bring. Here are four ways Apple could avoid the biggest ones.

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Major leak reveals iOS 13’s biggest secrets: revamped apps, handy new features, and a Sleep Mode

An extensive report on iOS 13's features reveals sweeping changes to apps and navigation.

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Google I/O 2019 preview: What we expect, hope for, and really want to see

Google I/O 2019 is set to kick off on Tuesday, and there could be plenty of surprises on the big stage.

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A $399 Pixel 3a could be the Google phone we should have gotten all along

Google is expected to unveil a new member of the Pixel family during its I/O keynote on May 7, and it could be the killer phone we've always wanted.

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Google's Wear OS gets glancy with swipeable Tiles for news, weather, timers, and more

Google is rolling out a new Wear OS feature that offers up quick information at a glance.

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Anki is shutting down, but its adorable Cozmo and Vector robots deserve a new home

Recode reports that Anki and its family of robots will be shutting down, but let's hope it's not the end.

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How to stop your iPhone videos from turning into a blurry mess on Android phones (and vice versa)

If you’ve ever sent a video to an Android friend, it probably ended up as a blurry, unwatchable mess. Here’s how to stop that from happening next time.

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Apple plays strong privacy card in battle with parental control apps, but offers few solutions

Apple defended tis decision to limit and remove some parental control and screen monitoring apps in a lengthy explanation, but it offers few solutions for developers.

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Networking cables viewed through a magnifying lens reveal a data breach.

Mystery data breach reportedly exposes 80 million names, addresses, and income info in U.S.

A new data break has reportedly exposed personal data for up to 80 million U.S. households—and no one has any idea where it came from.

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Best Android phones 2019: What should you buy?

Looking for the best value in an Android phone, the best for photography, or the best at everything? We've tested them all and have our top picks right here.

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How to tell which iPad model you have

From a distance, you might not be able to tell two different iPad models apart. But it's easy to tell which one you have...if you know where to look.

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Ask Alexa and Google Assistant to open your garage door with these low-priced smart remotes

Make your garage door opener even smarter with these all-time-low deals on the Chamberlain MyQ Smart Garage Door Opener and the NEXX smart Wi-Fi remote.

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Verizon announces Galaxy S10 5G preorders and 20-city 5G expansion, but it’ll cost you

Verizon announces Galaxy S10 5G preorders starting at $1,300, 20-city 5G expansion for 2019, but it won't come cheap.

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Childish Gambino’s Pharos AR app unlocks a hidden universe of battery-draining beats and beasts

Childish Gambino has launched a new AR app on Google Play called Pharos, but watch your battery life.