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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3 obstacles that folding phones like the Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X need to overcome

Folding phones are the next big thing, but here are three potential obstacles they need to conquer first.

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Apple needs to get into the folding game and save us from years of bad phones

I spent some time with the Huawei Mate X, and I have one takeaway: Apple, please make a folding phone.

on macworld.com

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Samsung's Galaxy Home quietly gains more features, but it still doesn't have an official release date

Samsung hasn't officially unveiled anything new about the Galaxy Home, but I got to see some cool new features as part of a Bixby Routines demo.

on techhive.com

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Folding phones aren't ready and 5G isn't here yet

Mobile World Congress is full of prototype phones that promise a future of folding handsets and blazing-fast 5G speeds. Just don't believe the hype.

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The LG V50 ThinQ is basically everything that's wrong with 5G

LG has unveiled the V50 ThinQ, which is basically a V40 with 5G. Sigh.

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LG G8 hands-on: Could the future of smartphones be in the palm of my hand?

The LG G8 looks a lot like the G7 it replaces, but it brings two new features that make it more forward-looking than anything LG has done in years.

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Nokia 9 PureView hands-on: All of the cameras and none of the gimmicks

The Nokia 9 has a unique hexagon camera setup with five cameras and a time-of-flight sensor to capture pics with stunning detail.

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Huawei Mate X hands-off: I saw the latest folding phone, but once again I couldn't touch it

On the heels of Samsung Galaxy Fold, Huawei has unveiled the Mate X 5G folding phone, but there's a lot we don't know about it.

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Oppo's phone tech goes futuristic with 5G and a 10X lossless zoom camera

Oppo showed off some interesting camera tech ahead of Mobile World Congress, but it's not yet in any new phones.

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Four ways Samsung’s Galaxy S10e blows away the iPhone XR (and four ways it doesn’t)

Samsung’s Galaxy S10e is clearly a response to the iPhone XR, Apple’s new lower-cost handset. But how does it stack up?

on macworld.com

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Five reasons why you might want to buy Samsung's Galaxy S10 5G (other than its modem)

Samsung has taken the wraps off its first 5G phone, but its new modem might be the least interesting thing about it.

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The Samsung Galaxy Fold goes on sale April 26, but I already want the 3rd-gen model

Samsung has unveiled its Galaxy Fold handset, and I can't wait to see where it goes.

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Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+ and S10e hands-on: A crowded lineup brings more parity, less clarity

Samsung's new Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus are every bit as premium as previous generations, but the new model creates more confusion than choice.

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10 Samsung Galaxy S10, S10e, and S10+ features that actually surprised us

The Galaxy S10 has finally arrived, and Samsung actually had a few tricks up its sleeve.

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Galaxy S10 preview: One UI is the clean break from Android Samsung has always wanted

Samsung is rolling out its new One UI OS to the Galaxy S9 and soon-to-be-released Galaxy S10, but it's not the usual boring refresh.