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.
Articles
Mobile

Why is wireless charging taking so long to arrive? We ask an expert

Wireless charging technology is gaining real traction, but there are still problems to overcome. We take a look at the obstacles to wider adoption and talk to the Wireless Power Consortium’s John Perzow about what’s next for the Qi…
Product Review

TarDisk Pear 256GB Review

Boost your MacBook’s storage with the TarDisk Pear.
Cool Tech

Inspire your kids to be the next Elon Musk with the LittleBits electronics kit

Budding engineers and inventors will find inspiration in the LittleBits Gizmos and Gadgets kit, as it offers a box of electronic components with easy-to-follow guides for projects.
Product Review

SlimPort Nano-Console Review

We can’t find one reason to recommend the maddening SlimPort Nano-Console.
Mobile

27 problems with Samsung’s Galaxy S5, and how to solve them

If you’ve encountered some unwelcome surprises with your new smartphone then we may be able to help. Here’s our roundup of Samsung Galaxy S5 problems with advice on tackling them.
Mobile

Is smartphone addiction real? We ask the experts

We use our smartphones more than ever, but is it really something we should be worried about? We asked some experts whether smartphone addiction really exists, and found out how to tell if you have a problem, and what to do about it.
Product Review

Osmo Review

Osmo connects tangible toys with iPad games to keep your kids laughing and learning.
Mobile

6 Moto X Style Pure Edition problems, and how to fix them

Smartphone bugs, glitches, and issues can be frustrating, but there’s usually an answer. These are the most commonly reported Moto X Style Pure Edition problems, with advice on workarounds or fixes.