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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If you're upgrading to an iPhone XS, your old iPhone X case might cause more harm than good

The camera bump is slightly taller on the iPhone XS, so some old iPhone X cases might not fit right, which could scratch or damage your new iPhone.

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Apple Watch Series 4 has arrived but here are 5 reasons to buy a Series 3 instead

Apple Watch Series 4 isn't just the best wearable Apple has ever made, it also has the highest entry-level price tag. Here's why the Series 3 is a much better buy.

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Apple Watch Series 4 review roundup: A little more screen makes a big difference

The reviews for the Apple Watch Series 4 are in and everyone loves it.

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iPhone XS, XS Max review roundup: Beautiful and ‘the best yet,’ but maybe wait for the XR

Here's what the first round of iPhone XS and XS Max reviewers have to say about Apple's new iPhones.

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Withings is back with the Steel HR Sport, but don't call it an Apple Watch competitor

Withings is officially independent again and it's releasing a new watch to celebrate: the Steel HR Sport hybrid with long battery life and advanced fitness tracking.

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Forget tariffs, Apple highest luxury tax ever has already pushed prices to the breaking point

Maybe you didn't notice, but it's not just the iPhone Xs Max that's crazy expensive. Apple has raised prices on nearly every one of its new products.

Macworld Podcast 621

New iPhones, new Apple Watch, more reactions to Apple’s ‘Gather round’ event

Talking about everything Apple revealed at its September 12 event, plus your comments and questions.

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iPhone XS and XS Max vs Galaxy Note 9: $1,000 phablet spec showdown

Apple's new iPhones have arrived, so it's time to see how they match up to the best phone Android has to offer: the Samsung Galaxy Note 9.

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Meet the new iPhone SE, better known as the iPhone 7

Apple has axed all mention of the iPhone SE from its website following its Gather Round event, all but killing rumors that a new model is on the way.

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Garmin Speak Plus Review: Alexa and a dash cam make a mighty fine co-pilot

The Garmin Speak Plus has a tiny screen and a long cord, but it brings a few tricks you won't get with your smartphone.

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iPhone Gather Round event last-minute rumors: iPhone, Apple Watch names, sizes, colors leaked

Apple's Gather Round iPhone event is mere hours away, but there are a few last-minute rumors to spoil everything.

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4 reasons why USB-C would be awesome on the iPad Pro (and 4 reasons why it won't)

A new rumor from a very reliable source claims that Apple will be swapping out the Lightning port on the iPad Pro with a USB-C one. That could be great. Or not.

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5 fantastic Fitbit features I hope to see in the Apple Watch Series 4

With just days to go until the presumed unveiling of the new Apple Watch Series 4, here are five features I'd like to see Apple borrow from Fitbit.

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Amazon's new Fire HD 8 tablet sacrifices battery life for always-on Alexa

Amazon has unveiled its newest Fire HD 8 tablets, which are pretty much the same as the old ones with less battery life.

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Logitech is selling its Apple Pencil alternative to everyone, but it comes at a price

Logitech has announced that it will begin selling its Crayon stylus for the iPad beginning September 12, but most people will be happier with the Apple Pencil.