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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OnePlus 8 review: Android's mid-range champ has less bang for more bucks

The OnePlus 8 adds $100 to the cost of the 7T and ups the specs, but misses the mark on value.

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OnePlus 8 Pro review: A great phone that's no longer a great value

The OnePlus 8 Pro gives you everything you could possibly want in a phone, except the value that used to make it special.

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This random message notification will crash your iPhone before you even read it

A new iOS messaging bug will lock up and crash your iPhone with a single text.

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Nintendo account hack FAQ: What happened, who’s at risk, and how you can secure your ID

Nintendo has divulged that some 160,000 online accounts have been compromised. Here's what happened and how you can secure your persona information.

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The Verizon-exclusive Motorola Edge+ has high-end specs and a headphone jack for $1,000

Motorola’s return to premium Android phones is a 5G Verizon exclusive with no IP rating for $1,000. But it does have a headphone jack.

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You can finally play Fortnite on your Android phone without side-loading

Epic has announced that it is offering Fortnite for download in the Google Play Store after an 18-month standoff.

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Cord-cutting myths busted: Why you should stop worrying and dump cable

If you're not sure if cord-cutting is for you, we've broken down, busted, and dispelled the biggest myths that might be holding you back from saving serious money.

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Get Apple's new iPhone SE for 50% off without a trade-in

Walmart is taking $200 off the price of a brand new iPhone SE 2020 in any color and capacity.

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How to survive homeschooling with nothing more than an Echo, Roku, and a Disney+ subscription

Homeschooling can be a pain for everyone involved, but with the help of a few smart devices, it can be much more pleasant.

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Galaxy S10 Lite vs S10e: Samsung's new low-cost phone costs more than its old one

Samsung has launched its Galaxy S10 Lite in the U.S. at a strange price.

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9 new iPhone SE tips and tidbits you need to know before you buy

The iPhone SE has the body of an iPhone 8 with the brains of an iPhone 11, but there are some things you might not know.

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The OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro aren’t overpriced, but they’re way too expensive

OnePlus crams everything we’ve always wanted into the OnePlus 8 Pro and guess what, it’s too expensive.

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Fitbit Charge 4 review: Small and steady wins the race

Fitbit’s Charge 4 isn’t a flashy update over the Charge 3, but it brings just enough to keep it on top of the pack.

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OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro test drive: Big, beautiful, and brimming with confidence

OnePlus has unveiled the 8 and 8 Pro, and they are stacked with every feature you could possibly want.

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Apple unlocks full seasons of Apple TV+ shows for free during quarantine

Apple is offerings several of its TV+ shows for free during a limited-time promotion.

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