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HomeKit was a surprise winner of CES 2019. Now Siri needs to get a whole lot better

A slew of companies announced at CES that they were signing on to support Apple’s HomeKit, including some affordable device makers. That means Siri has a chance to show the world what it can do.

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5 ways to fix slumping iPhone sales

There's no more denying it: iPhone sales are dropping. Here are five ways Apple can make sure it's a speed bump and not a free fall.

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Apple's gaslighting over bent iPads is a stunning response to a serious problem

Apple wants you to believe that bent iPads are normal—and that’s not acceptable.

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Android Confidential: The Android phones and features that flew and flopped in 2018

2018 was filled with some great and some not-so-great Android phones and features.

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No, Apple, bent iPad Pros are not acceptable

Apple wants us to believe warped 2018 iPad Pros are business as usual, but there's no way to justify that.

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The Full Nerd ep. 79: The best PC hardware of 2018

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we name the best of the best.

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The Full Nerd ep. 78: Intel's comeback plans, laptop GeForce RTX leaks, and fake RGB RAM

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang talks about Intel's refreshing architecture day revelations, rumors of GeForce RTX graphics for laptops, and Corsair's audacious fake RGB memory modules.

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Let's face it: The iPhone XS Max is the new iPad mini

The iPad mini is too small for Apple's vision of what an iPad should be. Let's let it go.

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Android Confidential: Is Google's Night Sight for the Pixel phones really that big of a deal?

Michael Simon and Adam Patrick Murray face off over Google's Night Sight low-light camera mode for the Pixel phones.

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Point: Night Sight on the Pixel 3 isn't that special...

Adam believes all the hype around Night Sight on Google's Pixel 3 is a bit too much.

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Counterpoint: Night Sight on the Pixel 3 IS that special...

Sorry Adam, I think Night Sight on the Pixel 3 is awesome.

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Using a password manager: 7 pros and cons

This veteran security pro feels more secure now that he's using a password manager, but there are still risks.

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It’s time for BYOF (bring your own Fi)

Google targets Google Fi at consumers and families. But it’s even better for business. Here’s why.

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The Full Nerd ep. 76: Sapphire RX 590 Nitro+, misleading Optane PC ads, Black Friday hauls

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we dive into the best part of Black Friday, very controversial Black Friday ads, and Sapphire's superb Radeon RX 590 Nitro+.

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5 things the iPad Pro should steal from the Pixel Slate (and 3 things it shouldn’t)

As its closest competitor, there are a few things the iPad Pro could learn from the Pixel Slate, as well as a number of things it should ignore.

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How Intel's Optane Memory leads to misleading specs in PC advertisements

If you see a PC with a weird RAM amount like 24GB (instead of the more common 4GB, 8GB, or 16GB), it's because Intel's Optane storage memory has been added to the mix.

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5 reasons iPad Pro won’t be your next computer

Apple really wants you to choose an iPad as your next computer. Here are five reasons why you should think twice.

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The Full Nerd ep. 75: Hot Black Friday PC deals, and the cheapest gaming PC you can build with them

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we want you to save money. These are the best Black Friday PC deals we've found—and the cheapest gaming rigs you can build around the discounts.

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