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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Best Holiday 2020 Apple deals: Deep discounts on M1 Macs, iPads, AirPods and Apple Watches

All the best deals on Apple gear you can buy right now.

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Apple working on its first cellular modem, which could bring 5G to the MacBook

A new Bloomberg report claims that Apple has begun work on its first cellular modem, which could be a game-changer for the Mac.

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AirPods Max impressions roundup: A great fit with ‘really good sound’ and a terrible case

Those lucky enough to get their hands on a pair of AirPods Max headphones aren't sure they're worth the hefty price tag—but they're definitely nice.

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Apple launches AirPods Max with a ‘custom acoustic design’ and Digital Crown for $549

Apple’s holiday surprise is the AirPods Max, with active noise canceling, 20-hour battery life for a whopping $549.

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How to stream Apple Music through your Google Nest smart speaker or Android phone

You can now use your Apple Music subscription as the default service on Google Nest smart speakers and Android phones. Here's how to set it up.

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How to get your out-of-warranty iPhone 11 display fixed for free

Apple has launched a new repair program that covers issues with the iPhone 11 display.

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iPhone 12 vs the best Android phones: It’s time to consider switching

It's time to pit the best Android phones of 2020 against the iPhone 12. But the fight is very one-sided this year.

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Why the premium Snapdragon 888 could be the end of Qualcomm’s U.S. dominance

Qualcomm has announced its latest flagship processor, the 888, but it might not be so easy to find in the U.S.

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The $649 Pixel 5 isn’t the best phone you can buy this Cyber Monday, but it’s the smartest

Forget the Ultra phones, your best bet this Cyber Monday is the Pixel 5.

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Best Cyber Monday 2020 deals on Android phones, smartwatches, chargers and more

It's a good time to update your personal tech, with tempting Cyber Monday deals on Android phones, smartwatches, chargers, and more.

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Take $100 off a new M1 MacBook Air or M1 MacBook Pro right now

B&H Photo is selling he new M1 MacBook Air and MacBook Pro for $100 off today.

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If you’re buying anything at the Apple Store today, do this first to get 20% back

Target is giving away $20 in store gift cards with every $100 in Apple cards you buy.

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Forget the pumpkin pie and get this Raspberry Pi 4 (4GB) kit for $88

Amazon is selling a loaded Raspberry Pi bundle for an excellent price today.

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AirPods Pro are down to an insane $170 right now

Amazon is selling AirPods Pro for a ridiculously low $170 right now.

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Best USB-C power adapters for the iPhone 12: How to shop and what to buy

Apple isn’t supplying a power adapter with new iPhones anymore, so we’ve rounded up a list of our favorite ones.

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