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 annoying BlackBerry Priv problems, and what to do about them

If you’re facing BlackBerry Priv problems and you’re not sure what to do about them, you’re in the right place. We have some possible solutions and workarounds to deal with common Priv issues.
Mobile

The 6 hottest Android phones of 2015 square off in our side-by-side spec comparison

How do the best Android smartphones of 2015 compare to each other? We break down our top picks and examine them up close in a range of different categories, so you can find the right phone for you.
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Make the most of your Nexus 5X with these 10 tips and tricks

Get to grips with your Google phone, with our list of useful Nexus 5X tips and tricks. We’ll help you to make sure you’re making the most of your Android, and uncover a few handy features you may have missed.
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5 pesky Nexus 5X problems, and how to fix them

Google’s affordable Nexus 5X definitely has some good points, but there are also issues. We have rounded up the most common Nexus 5X problems right here with suggestions on workarounds or fixes.
Cool Tech

These awesome wooden robots transform into ships, cars, and trucks with a few twists

Meet the ultimate blend of futuristic and retro, the WooBots are transformers carved from wooden blocks and joined together with elastic. There are five different vehicles to choose from.
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.