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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Google Fi wireless service now works with iPhones and most Android phones, but there’s a catch

Google has opened and rebranded its Project Fi service to work on nearly every phone available, but you're really only getting T-Mobile service.

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T-Mobile is handing out free iPads and Apple Watches to new customers for Cyber Monday

T-Mobile is offering new Apple Watch Series 4 and iPads with LTE to any new customer for Cyber Monday.

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Six tips for getting the most out of Apple's Black Friday-Cyber Monday shopping event

Apple is running a four-day Black Friday shopping event, and while the deals aren't great, there are some ways to make sure you get the best possible deal.

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Apple’s Black Friday sale lasts four times longer this year, but good luck finding actual deals

Apple's Black Friday shopping event lasts four days this year, but the offerings are just as disappointing as ever.

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Amazon has slashed Black Friday prices on iPads to lows we've never seen before

Amazon is running a Black Friday sale on the 9.7-inch iPad, 10.5-inch iPad Pro and iPad mini 4 at crazy low prices.

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Best Black Friday smartwatch and fitness band deals 2018: Fitbit, Samsung, Huawei, and more

Whether you want to get in shape or in style, these Black Friday deals on wearable smart devices will save you money.

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5 reasons iPad Pro won’t be your next computer

Apple really wants you to choose an iPad as your next computer. Here are five reasons why you should think twice.

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MacBook Air vs MacBook vs 13-inch MacBook Pro: Which of Apple’s small laptops is right for you?

If you’re confused by Apple’s 12- and 13-inch MacBook offerings, we don’t blame you. Here’s what to buy, what to avoid, and what to consider when choosing between them.

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iPhone XR vs Android’s best: A razor-thin margin of victory

Can Apple's newest iPhone stand up to the best Android handsets of the year—the Galaxy Note 9, Pixel 3 XL, and OnePlus 6T? We break it down by design, display, performance, camera, battery life and more.

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Anki’s adorable Vector smart robot has a rare 30% cut at Amazon today

Amazon is selling Anki's Vector smart robot for $175 today, 30 percent its list price and the lowest price we've ever seen.

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Withings takes aim at Fitbit with the Pulse HR, a simple fitness band with 20-day battery life

Withings launches a new Pulse HR fitness tracker with three week battery life and continuous heart-rate monitoring.

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iPhone X Display Module Replacement Program FAQ: Everything you need to know

Apple has launched a new program to repair iPhone X screens that experience touch issues. Here's everything you need to know about it.

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13-inch MacBook Pro SSD service program FAQ: Everything you need to know

Apple has launched an SSD repair program for the 13-inch non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro. Here's everything you need to know.

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You’ll soon be able to buy Apple’s products on Amazon, but don’t expect any crazy Lightning Deals

Apple will soon being selling most of its products on Amazon, but there's a catch: You probably won't be paying any less.