Michael Simon

Staff Writer

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.

Google won't be making its own Android or Chrome OS tablets any more

Google's RCS Chat for Android is the messaging service we should have gotten 5 years ago

Google's RCS Chat for Android is the messaging service we should have gotten 5 years ago

Google claims that it is finally serious about brining RCS Chat to all Android phones, but I'll believe it when I see it.

Huawei delays the launch of its $2,600 folding Mate X phone, surprising no one

Huawei delays the launch of its $2,600 folding Mate X phone, surprising no one

Huawei has pushed back the release of the folding Mate X phone from June to September.

Five burning Pixel 4 questions following Google's official 'leak'

Five burning Pixel 4 questions following Google's official 'leak'

Now that Google has revealed what the back of the Pixel 4 will look like, I have so many questions.

Google shows off the Pixel 4's dual camera after leaks surface

Google shows off the Pixel 4's dual camera after leaks surface

Google just tweeted out a picture of the Pixel 4. It will have a dual camera and no fingerprint sensor on the back.

Samsung Galaxy A50 vs Google Pixel 3a: Which mid-range shooter should you buy?

Samsung Galaxy A50 vs Google Pixel 3a: Which mid-range shooter should you buy?

Samsung has launched the mid-range Galaxy A50 in the U.S. to take on the Google Pixel 3a, but which handset should you buy?

Google Assistant takes the wheel in Waze to bring hands-free reports and directions

Google Assistant takes the wheel in Waze to bring hands-free reports and directions

Google is rolling out full Assistant support in Waze to Android phones today.

Google Maps will now help you navigate restaurant menus, too

Google Maps will now help you navigate restaurant menus, too

A new feature in Google Maps highlights popular dishes with the help of user reviews.

Leaked ARM memo suggests Huawei's losing access to yet more essential technology

Leaked ARM memo suggests Huawei's losing access to yet more essential technology

A leaked ARM memo reveals that it is halting all business with Huawei, which could spell disaster for Huawei phones and Kirin processors.

How Google's Huawei license ban could change Android and smartphones forever

How Google's Huawei license ban could change Android and smartphones forever

Google has informed Huawei that it will be pulling its Android app and Play Store license, leaving the future uncertain for the both companies.

Google pulls Huawei's Android license: 5 reasons not to panic (yet) if you own a Huawei phone

Google pulls Huawei's Android license: 5 reasons not to panic (yet) if you own a Huawei phone

Google is reportedly pulling its Play Store and Android app license from Huawei due to pressure from the U.S., government, but that doesn't mean your Huawei phone is turning into a brick.

Asus ZenFone 6 hands on: Flipping the script to take on the OnePlus 7 Pro

Asus ZenFone 6 hands on: Flipping the script to take on the OnePlus 7 Pro

The ZenFone 6 isn't another forgettable handset from Asus. In fact, it might be one of the best mid-range phones of the year.

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