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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Huawei’s Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro bring larger screens, better cameras, and bigger brains

Huawei has released its new fall flagship phones, the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro—from chip to screen, they offer big improvements over their predecessors.

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Huawei Mate 10 hands-on: Five ways the neural processor is a game-changer

The Huawei Mate 10 introduces the neural processing unit, a dedicated chip that is devoted to AI. Here's why that's such a big deal.

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Apple TV 4K review: The ultimate iTunes box has finally arrived

Apple has finally released a TV box that can handle 4K HDR streaming, and even with a few missing parts, it’s the perfect companion for your UHD television.

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Movies Anywhere will merge your iTunes, Google, Vudu, and Amazon libraries: Here's how

At long last, Disney has opened its Movies Anywhere service to other studios, and now you can watch your iTunes movies on an Android Phone. Here's how it works.

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Hey Siri, Google Assistant is winning the AI game and it's not even close

Google showed off a slew of new products last week, and they all have one thing in common: They're smarter than anything Apple is making.

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BlackBerry Motion dumps physical keyboard for a huge battery, water resistance

BlackBerry has a new Android phone, and surprise, the Motion doesn't have a hardware keyboard. But it does have a 4,000mAh battery, IP67 water resistance, and a ton of hope.

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Apple is probing reports of swollen iPhone 8 batteries, but let's not get bent out of shape

A handful of cases have surfaced with people reporting that their iPhone 8s have arrived with swollen batteries. There's no reason to freak out.

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Apple Watch Series 3 review: The wearable leader runs out to an insurmountable lead

Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE won't replace your phone, but it will let you leave it behind a whole lot more often.

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How Google is using the Pixel 2 and Oreo to take Android back from its partners

The launch of the Pixel 2 is a warning shot to smartphone manufacturers: Our version of Android is better than yours.

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iPhone 8 vs Pixel 2: Battle of the smaller flagship phones

Apple and Google's small-screened phones still pack quite a punch. Here's how the two stack up head-to-head.

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Google Pixel 2 XL vs. iPhone X vs. Note 8: Phablet spec showdown

The three hottest phones from Google, Samsung, and Apple have some of the best specs around. But which one has the edge?

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How to use Google's Family Link monitoring app

Family Link is easy to set up and offers a powerful set of tools and safeguards for easing your kids into a dangerous online world.


How I fixed my Apple Watch Series 3 LTE connectivity problems

If you're experiencing issues with dropped LTE connections on your Apple Watch Series 3, there's an easy way to fix it.

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The LG V30 has a release date, and its timing is terrible again

Preorders for LG'S $800 flagship V30 phones start Oct. 5, just one day after Google unveils its Pixel 2 XL.

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The U.S.-bound Nokia 3310 3G gets a little smarter, but it’s still really dumb

HMD Global is releasing a 3G version of its Nokia 3310 reboot, and it's coming to the United States. But don't get too excited.