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The new 10.2-inch iPad: How does it compare to the iPad Air?

Apple’s display-size boost for its entry-level tablet invites comparisons to a similar, better model.

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Best robot vacuums: We name the most effective cleaners

Vacuuming is one of the most hated household chores. Here are your best choices for outsourcing it to some automated help.

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Best power banks of 2019: The top USB portable chargers for your phone

These USB battery packs from Anker, Mophie, Xiaomi, and others will keep your Android or Apple phone charged while you're on the go.

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Apple’s fall OS release schedule is weird—here’s when your device will be updated

The fall 2019 operating system updates for Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV are staggered all over the place.

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iPhone 11 vs iPhone 11 Pro: What’s the difference?

What are you paying $300 more for?

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AppleCare+: Everything you need to know about Apple’s extended warranty program

Apple sells extended warranties for the iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch, iPod touch, and Apple TV. Here’s what they cost, what they cover, and answers to all your other questions too.

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How to buy a refurbished Mac, MacBook, iPhone, or iPad from Apple

Want a new Apple device but don't want to shell out for a full-priced version? Consider a refurbished model instead. Our FAQ and refurb deal guide can help you choose.

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iPhone 11 Upgrade Program PSA: If you have an iPhone XR, you’ll need to make a payment first

There are a few things you need to know if you’re using the iPhone Upgrade Program to buy your new iPhone 11.

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Clear the clutter with this 6-port USB charging station on sale for $25

The Allcaca USB charging station has hit an all-time low price, comes with six ports and USB cables, and gets 5 stars on Amazon.

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Time Machine: No FAT or exFAT drives, only HFS+ and APFS

While macOS can mount and interact with hard drives formatted as FAT or exFAT, Time Machine can’t deal with them.

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Don't blame AT&T and DirecTV if ESPN gets blacked out

As blackouts loom for ESPN on DirecTV and other AT&T TV services, remember who's instigating them.

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iPhone 11 Pro Max vs Samsung Galaxy Note 10+: Which $1,100 giant phablet phone is best?

The iPhone 11 Pro Max and the Galaxy Note 10+ are both giant phones with price tags to match. But which one is the one for you?

on pcworld.com

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Scout Video Doorbell review: More bells and whistles than you might expect for the price

Scout doesn't pack every important feature into its video doorbell, nor would you expect it to for the price, but it does have some nifty features.

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Apple Watch Series 5 vs. Series 4: Is it worth an upgrade?

The Series 5 is a cool device, but it’s best to think of it was one of Apple’s off-year ‘S’ releases.

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The iPhone 7 is now for sale in Apple’s Clearance store online

Apple's most affordable iPhone is this discontinued model available in 32GB or 128GB capacities.

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iOS 13.1: Apple confirms a release date of September 30, beta 3 released

The first major update to iOS 13 brings features that won't quite make it into the initial release.