Michael SimonStaff Writer, TechHive

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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Movies Anywhere will merge your iTunes, Google, Vudu, and Amazon libraries: Here's how

At long last, Disney has opened its Movies Anywhere service to other studios, and now you can watch your iTunes movies on an Android Phone. Here's how it works.

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Hey Siri, Google Assistant is winning the AI game and it's not even close

Google showed off a slew of new products last week, and they all have one thing in common: They're smarter than anything Apple is making.

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iOS 11 news, iPad rumors, iTunes and the App Store, and your comments and questions: Macworld Podcast episode 577

Apple released a beta of iOS 11.1 and it has a few new interesting features. It’s time to start up the iPad rumor mill. And you can replace iTunes 12.7 with iTunes 12.6.3, which lets you access the iOS app store.

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Apple is probing reports of swollen iPhone 8 batteries, but let's not get bent out of shape

A handful of cases have surfaced with people reporting that their iPhone 8s have arrived with swollen batteries. There's no reason to freak out.

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Apple Watch Series 3 review: The wearable leader runs out to an insurmountable lead

Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE won't replace your phone, but it will let you leave it behind a whole lot more often.

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iPhone 8 review, Apple Watch Series 3 fix, reaction to the Google Pixel 2 event, and your comments and questions: Macworld Podcast episode 576

A review of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus and other iPhone news. There’s a fix for the Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE. And Google held an event on Wednesday—what does it mean for Apple?

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iPhone 8 vs Pixel 2: Battle of the smaller flagship phones

Apple and Google's small-screened phones still pack quite a punch. Here's how the two stack up head-to-head.

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Google Pixel 2 XL vs. iPhone X vs. Note 8: Phablet spec showdown

The three hottest phones from Google, Samsung, and Apple have some of the best specs around. But which one has the edge?

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How to use Google's Family Link monitoring app

Family Link is easy to set up and offers a powerful set of tools and safeguards for easing your kids into a dangerous online world.

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How I fixed my Apple Watch Series 3 LTE connectivity problems

If you're experiencing issues with dropped LTE connections on your Apple Watch Series 3, there's an easy way to fix it.

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First impressions of the iPhone 8, Apple Watch Series 3, and Apple TV 4K: Macworld Podcast episode 575

We’re currently reviewing the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3, and Apple TV 4K. The Macworld staff talks about their early impressions and answer questions from the audience.

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Thanks to the FDA, your next Apple Watch might be loaded with health features

Apple has joined a new FDA pilot program that seeks to fast-track health innovations in software and devices.

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Bada Bing! Apple dumps Microsoft for Google in Siri and Spotlight search results

Apple has announced that it will now be using Google instead of Bing when retrieving Siri and Spotlight search results on all of its devices.

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Fitbit Ionic review: A great fitness tracker, a mediocre smartwatch

Fitbit's new Ionic smartwatch outpaces Apple and Android Wear watches when it comes to fitness tracking, but it falls short as a smartwatch.

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Super Mario Run speeds toward massive update, price cut

Nintendo has announced that a new version of Super Mario Run coming this week will bring modes, levels, characters, and a price cut.