Simon Hill

Simon Hill

Simon Hill is a freelance technology journalist and editor who loves all things tech. You'll find him writing about smartphones, wearables, tablets, software, computing, videogames, and robots all over the internet. He spent several years working in the games industry, and lives in Scotland with his wife and two kids.
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5 futuristic phones that were ahead of their time, but still flopped

Sometimes the best ideas fail to take off simply because the timing isn’t right. These phones all brought something new and influential to the table, for instance, but ultimately failed to capitalize on it.
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Lace up and head for the hills with the best hiking apps

If you're looking to go off-road and offline for an adventure, then you might want to check out some great hiking apps, and handy outdoors apps, to help you on your way. We've got everything from offline map apps, to apps that track the…
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15 bite-sized iPhone SE tips and tricks

The iPhone SE may be small, but there’s more to it than meets the eye. We have an appetizing menu of handy iPhone SE tips and tricks in bite-sized chunks for you right here, so tuck in and enjoy.
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Upright posture training wearable Review

What’s that buzzing nag at the base of your spine? It’s Upright, a wearable that trains your posture!
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25 impressive cases and covers for iPad Air 2 and iPad Air

It looks great, it’s comfortable to hold, but even the iPad Air 2 needs some protection. Check out our top picks for the best iPad Air 2 cases to add function and style to your Apple tablet. We've got iPad Air too.
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25 annoying Samsung Galaxy S6 problems, and how to fix them

Have you been having problems with your Galaxy S6? It may look close to perfect, but no smartphone is completely free of flaws. Fear not, we've got some workarounds and possible solutions to help you fix your new-fangled smartphone.
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15 annoying LG G5 problems, and how to fix them 2:41

The LG G5 is an admirable smartphone, but it's not without its flaws. Thankfully, we've discovered some of the most common LG G5 problems, along with potential workarounds and fixes.
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10 Moto G4 tips to help you get more from your budget phone

The Moto G4 and G4 Plus are solid picks if you're in need of a budget phone, but are you squeezing every last drop of enjoyment out of your new smartphone? We’ve rounded up some of the best Moto G4 tips and tricks for your enjoyment and…
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How to kill Android apps and tasks running in the background

Are you having issues with your Android smartphone or tablet? Do you suspect there’s a rogue Android app running in the background? This guide will show you how to check and what you can do about it.
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13 major Kindle Fire problems, and how to fix them

Is your Amazon tablet giving you grief? Is it refusing to behave the way you expect? Take a deep breath -- everything will be fine. Here are some widely-reported Kindle Fire HDX problems and a few possible solutions to go with them.
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From iOS 1 to iOS 10: How Apple’s iPhone OS has evolved since 2007

Come with us on a trip down memory lane, back to the birth of iOS, up to today’s WWDC unveil of the 10th version. Let us remind you how the platform has evolved with images, videos, and a few words.
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Here are the 35 best cases and covers for your brand-new iPhone 6S

If you’re wondering what kind of stylish cover or protective case you might get for Apple's newest smartphone, then step inside and take a look at our current picks for the best iPhone 6S cases.