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The idea is great, but the execution needs work.
A new smartphone version makes deep personalization faster and simpler.
Nativist policies threaten not just American values, but its economy.
But an alternative is elusive.
What happened to Netflix-style choice?
Can we count on Washington to keep the playing field level?
You’re a media company now, Facebook. Behave like one.
But the battery’s iffy, the Touch Bar is just okay — and you’ll need dongles.
The intelligent speaker isn’t always smart.
Intelligent, integrated hardware and software are powerful weapons.
The new Parallels 12 does the job well, even on aging hardware.
Yes, there’s new hardware. But the software may be the bigger leap.
He has huge ambitions, but still wants to sell shoes.