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Why I Haven't Upgraded to macOS Catalina

When I reviewed macOS Catalina, I gave it a pretty positive outlook. Not only do I like the new power-user features in Reminders, but I'm also forgetful enough to love that Find My now lives on the Ma...

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How to Pair PS4 and Xbox One Controllers in macOS Catalina

How to Pair PS4 and Xbox One Controllers in macOS Catalina

Now that Apple Arcade is here (it arrived with macOS Catalina) and I've got great news for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One owners who wish their Macs were better at gaming. Your existing wireless controlle...

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macOS Catalina Review: Should You Update Now?

macOS Catalina Review: Should You Update Now?

As Apple's fistful of operating systems (iOS, iPadOS, macOS, tvOS and watchOS) matured, fissures formed, differences sprouted and a grand unification became almost necessary. macOS Catalina, available...

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Best Mac Apps - Essential Apps for Your MacBook

Best Mac Apps - Essential Apps for Your MacBook

Buying a MacBook is like getting a ticket to a land of fantastic new software. In addition to all of the free apps that Apple gives to every Mac owner, both the Mac App Store and independent developer...

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The Best iPad Apps 2019

The Best iPad Apps 2019

The apps available in the iPadOS App Store make the iPad more than just a sleek device that's great for browsing the internet and looking at photos. If you're looking to play games, plan projects, cre...

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macOS 10.15 Will Kill 32-Bit Apps: What You Should Do

macOS 10.15 Will Kill 32-Bit Apps: What You Should Do

The next big day of the Mac — macOS Catalina (10.15) is here — and this means time's running out on some of the apps we've collected over the years. Specifically, apps that trigger a warning that read...

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How to Download macOS Catalina Now: What to Know Before You Jump In

How to Download macOS Catalina Now: What to Know Before You Jump In

Apple's latest major update for the Mac — macOS Catalina — is finally here. This update brings a number of improvements (and kills iTunes in favor of three separate apps), and adds Apple Arcade to try...

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Amazon Fire HD 10 Gets USB-C and a Kids Edition

Amazon Fire HD 10 Gets USB-C and a Kids Edition

Amazon's 2019 update to the Fire HD 10 tablet has a lot going on, starting with a Kids Edition. Yes, just like the Fire 7 and Fire HD 8, Amazon's selling a kid-friendly version of its biggest tablet, ...

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Amazon Fire 7 vs HD 8 vs HD 10: What Should You Buy?

Amazon Fire 7 vs HD 8 vs HD 10: What Should You Buy?

Editor's Note: Amazon just announced the new Fire HD 10 (2019), which — finally — offers USB-C charging.Amazon keeps updated its $50 Fire 7, $80 Fire HD 8 and $150 Fire HD 10 tablets, but despite thei...

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Best Tablets Under $200

Best Tablets Under $200

If you can't afford the iPad Pro or even the $250 iPad (two of the best tablets), but you don't need to spend a ton to get a good slate. The tablets that cost less than $200 are getting better (and ch...

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Which Surface Is Right for You? Pro X vs Pro 7 vs Laptop 3

Which Surface Is Right for You? Pro X vs Pro 7 vs Laptop 3

Microsoft's Surface notebooks give users chance to experience Windows 10 as its creators intended. But do you want the affordable Surface Go, the mainstream Surface Pro 7, the detachable Surface Book,...

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Best Surface Pro Alternatives

Best Surface Pro Alternatives

Microsoft's Surface Pro 6 is one of the best 2-in-1 laptops right now (we expect to say the newly revealed Surface Pro 7 is joining those ranks), but that doesn't necessarily mean it's the perfect cho...

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