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.

Intel continues trying to break into mobile with an assault of new Atom processors

Intel announced its new mobile devices portfolio at MWC today as it tries to catch up with market leader, Qualcomm. The new Atom family includes the x3 for the entry-level market, and the x5 and x7 for the mid-range and premium end.

Lenovo reveals Vibe Shot camera phone and budget A7000 at MWC

Lenovo has released its first camera/smartphone hybrid at MWC. The 16-megapixel Vibe Shot is packed with photography features, and it was shown off alongside the budget A7000 smartphone and a Pocket Projector.

Lenovo gives your wallet some love with a new line of Android and Windows tablets

Lenovo has revealed a few new tablets at affordable prices. Here are all the details on the new Windows and Android devices.

Acer reveals Liquid M220 Windows Phone, Android Jade Z, and Liquid Leap+ wearable

Acer had plenty to show at MWC with a new budget Windows Phone, the Liquid M220, the Android Liquid Jade Z, Z220, and Z520, and the Liquid Leap+ fitness band, which is compatible with Android, iOS, and Windows Phone devices.
Home Theater

Are expensive HDMI cables worth buying? We asked an expert 1:55

You can pay well over $100 for a premium HDMI cable, but at the end of the day are you going to see any real benefit over a $5 cable? We decided to ask an expert and establish exactly what, if anything, the extra money will get…

Forget Apple, the Noodoe Watch really wants to be the next Swatch

What does it take to stand out in the wearables market? The Noodoe Watch is being billed as a creative alternative to the Apple Watch. We talked to ex-HTC CMO and Noodoe founder, John Wang, to learn more.

Should you turn your computer off at night? We asked an expert

The question of whether you should leave your computer on all the time or shut it down while you're away from it, especially at night, has been the subject of debate for years now. We decided to ask an expert.

7 common Samsung Gear Fit problems and potential solutions

Are you having some issues with your new fitness tracking smartwatch? We've got a roundup of common Samsung Gear Fit problems for you right here with suggested workarounds and solutions where possible.

Is the Internet destroying your attention span? We asked an expert

According to the experts our attention spans are shrinking. Has the bite-sized nature of social media and online content had an impact on our ability to focus? Is the Internet changing the way we think?