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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Save on iCloud, Apple Music, and movies with this $50 iTunes card for just $40 at Amazon right now

Amazon is selling a $50 iTunes card for $40 right now.

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Google Keep Notes: 10 tips and tricks to become a master

Google Keep Notes isn't as basic as it seems. Here are 10 tips and tricks so you can unlock its full potential.

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The Jabra Elite 65t True Wireless Earphones have dropped to their lowest price of the year

The Jabra Elite 65t True Wireless Earphones are just $120 on Amazon Prime Day, matching an all-time low.

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MacBook lineup revamp, Apple after Jony Ive, Zoom security vulnerability, your hot takes, and more

Major changes to Apple’s MacBook lineup! Has Zoom made your Mac vulnerable to hackers? What will Apple be like without Jony Ive? That's all in this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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Apple temporarily disables Walkie Talkie on Apple Watch over eavesdropping concerns

Apple has temporarily disabled the Walkie Talkie app on the Apple Watch because a security flaw can let outsiders listen to your iPhone without consent.

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How to back up your Google Photos library now that Google Drive auto-sync has shut down

Google is shutting down the ability to sync your Google Photos library automatically to Google Drive, but you can still keep a backup of your pics. Here's how.

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Amazon and Google declare truce, allow YouTube and Prime video streaming on each other’s devices

Google is finally allowing a native YouTube client to be installed on Amazon devices, as well as Prime Video streaming to Chromecast dongles.

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Apple kills the MacBook and non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro as part of a major laptop shakeup

Apple has killed the MacBook and the non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro, and discounted the MacBook Air as part of a new notebook lineup for the back-to-school shopping season.

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How to automatically delete the web activity and location history data in your Google account

Google has launched a new privacy setting that lets you automatically delete your location and web activity data. Here's how to do it.

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Ember Ceramic Mug and Ember Travel Mug reviews: Smart at home, less so on the road

The Ember Ceramic Mug and Travel Mug are expensive, but they just might be worth the investment.

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15-inch MacBook Pro Battery Recall Program FAQ: Everything you need to know

Apple has issued a recall for the 15-inch MacBook Pro. Here's how to find out if your model is affected and how to get it fixed.

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The crazy one: 10 wild, bold, and daring Apple designs only Jony Ive could dream up

Jony Ive may be departing Apple as an employee, but his legacy will live on for years to come. Here are 10 designs that only he could have thought of.

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The Cardiogram app can finally tap into Fitbit's heart rate sensors

Cardiogram now works with Fitbit devices so users can visualize how stress, diet, or exercise affect their heart beat.

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iPadOS changes everything and nothing about Apple’s vision for the tablet

There’s a lot of potential, but for the most part, the iPad under iPadOS doesn’t feel any different than it did before.

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The bigger MacBook Pro everyone’s waiting for might be priced more like a desktop than a laptop

Apple is tipped to be releasing a new 16-inch MacBook Pro later this year, but it might cost way more than the current model.