Michael SimonStaff Writer, PCWorld

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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This Firefox vulnerability is so bad, the U.S. government is urging users to patch it immediately

Mozilla has issued a patch for its Firefox browser after a bug was found that could give a hacker complete control over a user's PC.

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Apple’s ‘The Morning Show’ didn’t win a Golden Globe but it’s still the best show on TV right now

Apple didn’t take home any Golden Globes hardware this year, but it’s definitely worth your streaming time.

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You can turn your iPad into a ‘laptop’ with Brydge’s trackpad keyboard

Brydge will soon sell a standalone trackpad and a keyboard with a built-in trackpad for the iPad.

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These Bose over-ear noise-canceling headphones have a wire, but they’re a steal at $129

Amazon is selling the Bose QuietComfort 25 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones for $129, more than half off the MSRP and an all-time low price.

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A decade of Apple: The most impactful moments of the past 10 years

Apple had a decade filled with huge moments that will forever define the company.

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30 free macOS apps every Mac user should have

From useful utilities to handy archivers and transcoders, here are 30 free yet powerful macOS apps you can download today.

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How to set up your new Apple Watch: 5 things to do first

If you’ve got a new Apple Watch, there are a few things you’re going to want to do right away.

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You can get up to six months of free Apple Music just by using the Shazam app

Apple is offering anyone who uses the Shazam app up to six months of free Apple Music. Here’s how to get it.

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Ghostery breaks out of the browser with Midnight, a privacy suite for your entire system

Ghostery's Midnight desktop app offers system-wide ad- and tracker-blocking for a fee.

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The year in Apple: 2019 in review

It was a big year for Apple. We talk about the major events for the company in 2019, and what the future holds.

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Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant might soon all speak the same smart home language

Apple, Google, Amazon, and others have announced Project Connected Home over IP, which seeks to simplify to convoluted world of smart home devices.

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A maxed-out Mac Pro costs more than a 2020 Corvette coupe—wheels and all

The new Mac Pro is finally available for ordering, and it's as expensive as we though it would be.

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Apple Card Monthly Payments make it that much easier to buy an iPhone you can't afford

Apple is rolling out monthly installments for the Apple Card, which lets you spread the cost of an iPhone over two years.

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Apple gets Golden Globes love with three huge Apple TV+ nominations

Apple TV+'s The Morning Show has picked up three Golden Globe nominations for Best TV Series and Best Actress.

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Wild rumor teases a full wireless iPhone 13 with no ports at all—and I believe it

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo predicts that the iPhone 13 Pro Max won’t have a single port.