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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The iPad Pro needs more than smaller bezels to take on the Galaxy Tab S4 and Surface Go

9to5Mac has uncovered an icon in the iOS 12 beta that supposedly shows a radical new iPad Pro design. Let's hope its evolution is about more than bezels.

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Apple gets its ultimate revenge on Michael Dell with the world’s first trillion-dollar market cap

AAPL briefly surpassed the fabled $1 trillion market capitalization, 20 years after Michael Dell famously said he’d shut down the company if he was in charge.

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How subscriptions, Siri, and Shortcuts in iOS 12 will forever change Apple's App Store

As the App Store celebrates its 10th anniversary, lets take a look at how things could dramatically change over the next 10.

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Apple posts another monster quarter on back of booming Apple Watch, AirPods sales

Apple has announced another record-setting quarter, but it's next quarter that has everyone so excited.

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Google takes on Apple, Windows with Chromebook attack ad as Amazon slashes Pixelbook prices

Google is running a new ad spotlighting Chromebooks' advantage over Mac and Windows PCs, namely longer battery life, less lag, and no viruses.

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iPad Pro rumor watch: Apple isn't crazy enough to change the location of the Smart Connector, is it?

A crazy rumor about the iPad Pro's Smart Connector surfaced over the weekend, but don't worry, it probably isn't true.

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Huawei MediaPad M5 Pro vs. Apple iPad: A premium Android tablet takes on the leader

Huawei has its sights set on the iPad and iPad Pro with the new MediaPad M5 Pro. But can it really compete with Apple's juggernaut tablet?

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The MacBook Pro’s throttling issues are fixed, but Apple hasn’t solved its biggest problem

Apple has pushed out the macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 Supplemental Update to correct the MacBook Pro's throttling issues, but until it makes a personnel change, it won't be the last problem it faces.

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Samsung Wireless Charger Duo isn't even official yet, but it'll probably ship before AirPower

Samsung's new Wireless Duo Charger has leaked and it reminds us: Where the heck is AirPower?

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The Data Transfer Project’s big-name support won’t matter without the biggest one: Apple

Google, Facebook, Twitter, and Microsoft have teamed on the Data Transfer Project, a new, secure way to let users share their files and photos between online services. But where's Apple?

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The best paid Apple Watch apps of 2019

Now that you've downloaded a bunch of free apps for your Apple Watch, it's time to crack open your wallet to get the best of the best.

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Best Amazon Prime Day deals on fitness trackers and smartwatches

Get in shape and save money with these great deals on fitness bands and smartwatches for Amazon Prime Day.

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The 10 best free Apple Watch apps of 2019

There are lots of ways to enhance your Apple Watch without spending a single cent in the App Store. Here are out favorites.

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The new MacBook Pros only make me long for an Apple custom processor even more

Apple's new MacBook Pros bring impressive speed boosts over the prior models, but there won't be any real innovation until Apple takes over the processor from Intel.

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Apple’s pitiful Beats Back to School promotion is slightly less pitiful this year

Apple is once again offering a free pair of Beats headphones with the purchase of new Macs and iPads Pro for its annual Back to School promotion.