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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Microsoft Surface Pro X vs 12.9-inch iPad Pro: Which big-screened productivity tablet is best?

Microsoft has a new Surface tablet that seems specifically designed to take down the iPad Pro. But does it have the specs to do it?

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Amazon's upgraded Fire HD 10 tablet finally dumps micro-USB for USB-C

Amazon has refreshed its low-cost Fire HD 10 tablet with the one thing we've always wanted: USB-C.

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New zero-day Android exploit targets Pixel, Galaxy phones—and hackers are already using it

Google has published data concerning a zero-day vulnerability being exploited on Android devices, including the Pixel, Galaxy, and LG phones.

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10 burning Microsoft Surface Duo questions we need answered before it goes on sale

Now that we've gotten our first look at the Microsoft Surface Duo smartphone, we have lots and lots of questions.

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Microsoft shocks the world with the Surface Duo, a foldable dual-screen Android phone

Microsoft’s Surface Duo is a dual-screen smartphone, the company’s first foray into mobile since the long, agonizing death of Windows Phone. This time, however, Microsoft is partnering with Google to run the phone on a special version of Android, guaranteeing no app gap. 

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Microsoft's Surface Earbuds put a $249 trackpad in your ears for controlling Office apps

Microsoft takes a different approach with its first true wireless Surface Earbuds.

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Five Android features I miss after switching to the iPhone 11 (and five I want to steal)

I've been using the iPhone 11 for the past week and I there's a lot to like—and not like.

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Apple Watch Series 5 review: As always, on point

The Apple Watch Series 5 might not be a massive change over the Series 4, but Always On is killer and enough to make it stand out.

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How OnePlus phones will smartly sort your texts using on-device AI

OnePlus's Messages app will soon have something Apple and Google's phones don't: automatic sorting of text messages, thanks to technology from AI company Gupshup.

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OnePlus 7T hands-on: Circle gets the square

The OnePlus 7T carries much of what we loved about the OnePlus 7 Pro into a cheaper, smaller package.

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iPhone 11 Night Mode vs Pixel 3 XL, Galaxy S10+, and OnePlus 6T: Catching up and dominating

The iPhone 11 hasn't just caught up with the Pixel 3 XL and Galaxy S10+, it's surpassed them.

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WatchOS 6: Everything you need to know about the new features, faces, and functions

Apple has unveiled watchOS 6, and it makes the Apple Watch more independent than ever.

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This Sony 55-inch 4K HDR OLED TV is nearly 50% off but you need to act fast

B&H Photo is selling the 55-inch 4K A8F TV with Android TV for $1,399, nearly half off its $2,500 retail price and the best price we've seen.

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The Huawei Mate 30 phones have arrived and they have everything—except what you need most

The Huawei Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro have giant screens, huge batteries, and lots of cameras—but there is nary a Google app to be found.

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Apple Watch Series 5 reviews praise the always-on display, but battery life is a ‘compromise’

Apple Watch Series 5 reviews love the new always-on display, but caution against upgrading just for that feature.

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