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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How to unlock your iPhone on Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Virgin Mobile

If you want to switch to a new carrier, you'll need to make sure your iPhone is unlocked first. Here's how to do it on Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and Virgin Mobile.

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How the iPad Pro and iOS 11 will finally kill the MacBook Air

The latest updates to the iPad Pro and iOS are a one-two punch that might finally knock the MacBook Air out of Apple's lineup.

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macOS High Sierra: Features, release info, system requirements, and more

Apple has taken the wraps off High Sierra, the next version of macOS, and while it may be a maintenance release, it still brings some exciting new features.

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Report: Secret Apple team is working to make your iPhone a medical record hub

CNBC reports that Apple has compiled a secret team that is working on streamlining out medical records for the iPhone, turning it into a hub for lab results, prescriptions, and doctor's visits.

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Tim Cook confirms Apple is working on a self-driving car system

CEO Tim Cook confirms that Apple is working on an autonomous driving system, but stops short of saying the company is working on a full-fledged vehicle.

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watchOS 4 FAQ: Everything we know about the Siri face, fitness features, and Music app

Learn all about the upcoming watchOS 4, including its release date, top features, and biggest changes.

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The new iMac Pro has 18-core Xeon chips, Radeon Vega graphics, and a sky-high price tag

The new $5,000 iMac Pro is the fastest Mac Apple has ever made, with 18-core Zeon processors, Radeon Pro graphics, 128 of RAM, and 10Gbit/s Ethernet.

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New iMacs bring better screens, powerful processors and graphics, and USB-C

Apple has released new iMacs that deliver faster processors, better screens, more powerful graphics, and, at long last, Thunderbolt 3.

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Samsung Galaxy Gear 360: Great for the Galaxy S8, not so much for the iPhone

The Gear 360 is a cool little $230 camera that's perfect for Galaxy S8 owners who want to shoot 4K video or broadcast live.

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Gmail vs Inbox: Which Google email client is right for you?

Gmail and Inbox are both excellent free clients. But which is the best one for your email needs?

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Siri vs. Google Assistant: Which is better for iPhone users?

Google Assistant is now available on iOS, giving Siri new competition on her home turf. But which voice assistant is better for you?

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You'll soon be able to control IKEA's affordable smart lights with Assistant, Alexa, and Siri

IKEA's line of smart lights are already affordable, but now they will work with Google Home and Assistant, Amazon Alexa-powered devices, and Apple's HomeKit.

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Apple's updated Android 'Switch' campaign explains why people move to iPhone

Apple has unveiled a new website and series of videos that highlight several reasons to give up your Android phone and switch to iPhone.

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Today at Apple could make Apple’s growth troubles a thing of the past

Apple has officially launched its Today at Apple series of retail classes, and it could dramatically change the way we look at Apple stores.

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New Apple Music subscribers in some countries won't be able to rock out for free

New Apple Music subscribers in Australia, Spain, and Switzerland will now be charged 99 cents to sign up, eliminating the three-month free period.