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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Apple’s Pro products are becoming less and less attainable for the professionals they’re made for

Apple has redefined what a pro is, so the Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR may not be for you.

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The new Mac Pro is Apple’s love letter to forgotten die-hard Mac fans

Apple’s new Mac Pro—handles, holes and all—is a perfect reboot of the classic Mac we thought was long gone.

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Here are all the new iOS 13 features Apple didn't reveal on the WWDC stage

Apple outlined several new iOS 13 features during its WWDC keynote, but there's a lot it didn't have time to mention.

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Millions of iOS apps may be coming to the Mac thanks to Project Catalyst

Apple has officially launched a new framework called Project Catalyst that will make it easy for developers to create Mac versions of their iPhone and iPad apps.

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WWDC 2019 last-minute rumors: No new hardware, no more iTunes, and iPadOS?

The WWDC keynote is set to kick off in just a few hours, and the rumors are still coming in hot.

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Google Maps will now help you navigate restaurant menus, too

A new feature in Google Maps highlights popular dishes with the help of user reviews.

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How to pay for NYC subway and bus fares using your Apple, Android, Fitbit, or Samsung device

New York City's OMNY contactless payment system goes live on May 31. Here's how to use it with your watch or phone.

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Apple's surprise iPod touch refresh has a faster processor, more storage, same everything else

Apple has unveiled the seventh-generation iPod touch with an A10 processor and a new 256GB storage option.

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Fitbit Inspire HR review: One size, many styles, fit all

Fitbit has returned to its roots with the Inspire HR, a fitness tracker that nails the basics.

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The Playdate gaming handheld is a Game Boy-Model T mashup by Firewatch publisher Panic

Mac and iOS app maker Panic has announced a new handheld video-game system called Playdate that has a black-and-white screen and a crank.

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Amazon's rumored wearable device reads your emotions by listening to your voice

Amazon is reportedly developing a new voice-powered device that can read human emotions.

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Google exposes G Suite issue that stored plain-text passwords on its servers for 14 years

Google has fixed a G Suite issue that left some passwords stored in plain text on its servers.

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Apple really wants you to know that Apple News+ has a new button

Apple has issued a press release featuring quotes from publishers praising Apple News+ and spotlighting its new follow button.

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These WD 10TB My Book and 4TB My Passport deals are so insane we thought they were a mistake

Amazon is selling the 10TB WD My Book for $80 and the 4TB WD My Passport for $55, nearly half off the previous lowest price

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Minecraft Earth busts out of the box as a Pokemon Go-inspired mobile AR game

Microsoft has announced Minecraft Earth, a new AR game for iPhones and Android phones that will be in limited beta this summer.

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