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The dark side of folding-screen and dual-screen smartphones

Everybody’s talking about folding-screen and dual-screen smartphones. Here are 7 reasons to ignore the hype.

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If we had to sacrifice Apple Pencil compatibility for a USB-C iPad, then so be it

It’s annoying now, but ditching Apple Pencil 1.0 support in the new iPad Pro paves the way for easier pairing in future devices.

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Android Confidential: What premium Android phones can learn from the iPhone XR

The iPhone XR is a new category of smartphone for Apple, and it's one I'd love to see Samsung and Google emulate.

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Why the new Mac mini makes me concerned about the upcoming Mac Pro

The Mac mini received its first update in more than four years, but it didn't deliver the kind of rethinking we thought it would. So what does that mean for the Mac Pro?

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Apple’s charging at least 20% more for every product this year and we’re all going to pay it

Apple has abandoned any pretense of affordability with 20 to 25 percent piece hikes across every one of its products this year.

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The Full Nerd special episode: Intel's storage chief talks Optane, the death of hard drives, and the future of storage

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we're joined by Intel storage chief Bill Leszinske to discuss all things data drive-related.

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Tim Cook says companies are weaponizing our personal data, and he’s right

Apple's hardline stance on privacy doesn't seem so silly when you read about a smart thermometer selling data on who's sick and who's not.

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The Full Nerd ep. 73: Core i9-9900K vs. the world, Intel 10nm CPU cancellation rumors?

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we discuss Intel's current and future flagships.

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Hey Apple, where’s our regular space gray Magic Keyboard?

Apple gave us the larger Magic Keyboard 2 in space gray months ago. So where's the smaller version?

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The Full Nerd ep. 72: GeForce RTX 2070 reviewed, controversial AMD vs. Intel benchmarks revised

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang talks about our reviews of two different GeForce RTX 2070 models, then dives into Principled Technologies's revised Core i9-9900K vs. Ryzen 7 2700X tests.

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Android Confidential: Drool all you want over the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro, but don't buy one

Huawei's Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro are two of the best phones of the year, loaded with features and specs you can't get just anywhere. But here's why you probably don't want to buy one.

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The Full Nerd ep. 71: Core i9-9900K, Intel benchmark controversy, farewell Hyper-Threading?

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we're digging deep into the Intel 9th-gen CPU announcement and its aftershocks.

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The iPhone XS Max is making me neglect my iPad

The beautiful 6.5-inch display on the iPhone XS Max makes the iPad feel less necessary than it was before.

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What the heck is it with Windows updates?

Lately, it’s been difficult to update Windows systems without running into some showstopping bugs. WTH is going on?

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Intel 9th-gen CPU reactions with Intel, Alienware, GamersNexus, Paul's Hardware, and Bitwit

When you're surrounded by smart people, you ask them questions. We've got rapid reactions to the Intel 9th-gen CPU reveal from Alienware, Intel, and some of the best PC YouTube channels around.

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The Full Nerd special episode: Diving deep into Core i9-9900K and Core X with Intel's desktop chief

In this special episode of The Full Nerd, desktop VP Anand Srivatsa joins Gordon to talk about Intel's new 9th-gen Core processors and "the world's best gaming CPU," the Core i9-9900K.

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Never preorder: Why jumping on new technology before it's tested is a bad idea

Preordering PC components based on hype and promises always winds up disappointing in some way, and we're already seeing warning signs about Intel's Core i7-9700K.

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Made by Google Event 2018: What we expect and don't expect for Pixel, Google Home and more

Google is holding its annual Pixel event in New York City on Tuesday, but we're going to see a whole lot more than new phones. Here's everything we expect, don't expect, and hope to see at the big show

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