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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Samsung wants to force its folding Galaxy phone on us this year whether we want it or not

Samsung has hinted that its long-rumored foldable phone will make its debut at its developer conference in November. But does anyone really need or want one?

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Google just saved us from a month of Pixel Watch rumors—and probably a terrible watch, too

Google has reportedly told Tom's Guide that it won't be making a Pixel Watch this year. That's probably for the best.

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This massive Philips Hue sale at Amazon gets you 20% off nearly everything

Amazon is running a huge sale on Philips Hue lights and bulbs, with many down to their lowest price ever.

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Garmin Vivosmart 4 vs. Fitbit Charge 3: Design, specs, smarts, and more

Garmin has announced the Vivosmart 4, a sleek, full-featured fitness tracker to challenge the upcoming Fitbit Charge 3.

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The HTC U12 Life is a sad reminder of how much better the Google Pixel 3 could look

HTC has unveiled the mid-range U12 Life and there are two surprises: it's not coming to the U.S. and it looks a lot like the Google Pixel.

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Redesigned Wear OS gives us a glimpse into Google's vision for the Pixel Watch

Google's new Wear OS redesign puts a new focus on fitness, Assistant, and simplicity.

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Amazon is blowing out its Fire HD 8 tablets for $50, which probably means a new model is on the way

Amazon is selling its 8-inch Fire HD tablet for $50, but a better model might be on the way.

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LG turned the G7 ThinQ into a high-end Android One phone and I want one now

LG has announced a pair of variants to the G7 ThinQ, including a version that runs Android One instead of its terrible UX OS.

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Move over Memoji: Here's how to use Google's custom Mini selfie stickers in Gboard

Google just brought Allo's awesome selfie stickers to Gboard in the form of Minis. Here's how to make yours.

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You can get 200GB of free iCloud storage because even Apple knows its free tier sucks

Apple is giving non-iCloud storage subscribers a boost to 200GB of storage for two months, but it's not as generous as it seems.

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9 awesome Samsung Galaxy Note 9 tips and tricks you didn't know you could do

Now that you've had a few days to play around with the Galaxy Note 9, here are nine tips and tricks that will make you a master.

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T-Mobile data breach FAQ: What happened, how it affects you, and what you should do now

T-Mobile has divulged that hackers made off with some personal data in an attack on its servers earlier this week. Here's what the company is saying and how it affects you.

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The adorable and portable Anker Power Cube is on sale for just $20 today

Amazon is selling the Anker Power Cube for $19.54, matching its all-time low.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: The best never felt so bland

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has the most storage and RAM, and best screen that you can get in a phone. So why doesn't it feel more exciting?

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Google Privacy Checkup FAQ: How to limit tracking and still use the apps you love

Here's everything you need to know about the fine line between keeping your Google account private and destroying your favorite apps.