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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This brand new 21.5-inch 4K iMac is cheaper than Apple’s refurb price

Amazon's Woot is selling the 2017 4K iMac for $1,000 today, $59 less than Apple charges for a refurbished model of the same machine.

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Google quietly releases Android 11 public beta with few notable features

Google has dropped the Android 11 beta, but there's very little to get excited about.

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Why 64GB isn’t enough space for Android phones anymore

As phone storage has increased, so has the space Android needs for system files, nearly topping 30GB on some phones. That's why 64GB may not be enough anymore.

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Take up tp $230 off an iPhone 11 Pro in any color in rare refurb sale

Amazon's Woot is selling refurbished iPhone 11 Pro models for up to $230 off today.

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Pro Display XDR-inspired iMac redesign for WWDC teased by noted Apple leaker

Sonny Dickson reports that new iMacs will possibly adopt a new slim-bezel design.

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Apple might be dumping Intel sooner than we think

A new Bloomberg report says Apple will announce a transition away from Intel at WWDC in June.

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The best MacBook for most people is down to the best price ever

The MacBook Air is $900 on Amazon today, 10 percent off and the best price we've ever seen.

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Google launches Currents to replace Google+ because it won’t let social networks die

Google is launching Currents to replace the long-shuttered Google+ social network but only if you're a GSuite subscriber.

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5G could make the iPad a better PC than the MacBook

With rumors that 5G is coming to the iPad next year, Apple's tablet could finally be the ultimate mobile computer.

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Google's latest Android features are too vital to be Pixel-only

Google brings adaptive battery, bedtime, and personal safety enhancements to Pixel phones, but these features are too vital to keep from the rest of the Android ecosystem.

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Google postpones Android 11 ‘Beta Launch Show’ amid protests

Google will officially launch Android 11 to the public during a "beta show" on June 3.

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Samsung teams with Microsoft to ensure you’ll never stop paying for phones

Samsung has launched Access, a new subscription for the Galaxy S20 that includes Office 365.

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How your Apple, WearOS, and Fitbit smartwatch can help track your coronavirus symptoms

As the coronavirus spreads across the globe, your Apple, Android, and Fitbit smartwatch can help you monitor potential symptoms.

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iPhone SE vs iPhone XR vs iPhone 11: What you should (and shouldn't) buy

Apple now sells three phones that can all be considered affordable. But even if you have enough to buy the most expensive one, should you?

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The Beats Solo3 wireless headphones are cheaper than they’ve ever been on Amazon

Amazon is selling the Beats Solo3 wireless headphones in black or red for $159, the lowest they've ever been.

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