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Android Confidential: Is Google's Night Sight for the Pixel phones really that big of a deal?

Michael Simon and Adam Patrick Murray face off over Google's Night Sight low-light camera mode for the Pixel phones.

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Point: Night Sight on the Pixel 3 isn't that special...

Adam believes all the hype around Night Sight on Google's Pixel 3 is a bit too much.

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Counterpoint: Night Sight on the Pixel 3 IS that special...

Sorry Adam, I think Night Sight on the Pixel 3 is awesome.

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Epic Games is creating a Steam rival and Valve should be scared

With a better revenue split and a focus on communication, Epic's new storefront makes a compelling offer to developers—and where developers go, players will have to follow.

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Android Confidential: The Pixel Slate doesn't cut it as a high-end Android tablet

In the latest episode of Android Confidential I teaming whether the Pixel Slate can do double duty as a premium Android tablet. Spoiler: It can't.

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The Full Nerd ep. 76: Sapphire RX 590 Nitro+, misleading Optane PC ads, Black Friday hauls

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we dive into the best part of Black Friday, very controversial Black Friday ads, and Sapphire's superb Radeon RX 590 Nitro+.

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Bethesda.net is broken: Why game makers who abandon Steam need to get the basics right

If publishers don't want to put their games on Steam, that's fine—but they'd better make sure their replacement launcher reaches a baseline level of quality.

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5 things the iPad Pro should steal from the Pixel Slate (and 3 things it shouldn’t)

As its closest competitor, there are a few things the iPad Pro could learn from the Pixel Slate, as well as a number of things it should ignore.

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How Intel's Optane Memory leads to misleading specs in PC advertisements

If you see a PC with a weird RAM amount like 24GB (instead of the more common 4GB, 8GB, or 16GB), it's because Intel's Optane storage memory has been added to the mix.

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The Full Nerd ep. 75: Hot Black Friday PC deals, and the cheapest gaming PC you can build with them

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we want you to save money. These are the best Black Friday PC deals we've found—and the cheapest gaming rigs you can build around the discounts.

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The Full Nerd ep. 74: Radeon RX 590 review, RTX on in Battlefield V, GeForce RTX 2080 Ti FE failures

In this episode of the Full Nerd, it's all graphics card news, all the time.

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iPhone XR takes on the best Android phones of 2018

Can the iPhone XR compete with the best Android phones of the year?

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Android Confidential: What premium Android phones can learn from the iPhone XR

The iPhone XR is a new category of smartphone for Apple, and it's one I'd love to see Samsung and Google emulate.

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Why the new Mac mini makes me concerned about the upcoming Mac Pro

The Mac mini received its first update in more than four years, but it didn't deliver the kind of rethinking we thought it would. So what does that mean for the Mac Pro?

on macworld.com

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What Android phones can learn from the iPhone XR

Android fans might want to hear it, but the iPhone XR offers more value than any other phone I've used this year.

The Full Nerd

The Full Nerd special episode: Intel's storage chief talks Optane, the death of hard drives, and the future of storage

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we're joined by Intel storage chief Bill Leszinske to discuss all things data drive-related.

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OnePlus 6T hands-on: This time around it might actually be a flagship killer

OnePlus has unveiled its newest phone, the 6T, and this time it's being sold in carrier stores.

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The Full Nerd ep. 73: Core i9-9900K vs. the world, Intel 10nm CPU cancellation rumors?

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we discuss Intel's current and future flagships.

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The Full Nerd ep. 72: GeForce RTX 2070 reviewed, controversial AMD vs. Intel benchmarks revised

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang talks about our reviews of two different GeForce RTX 2070 models, then dives into Principled Technologies's revised Core i9-9900K vs. Ryzen 7 2700X tests.