Simon Hill

Simon Hill

Simon is an experienced freelance writer and editor covering technology and entertainment with a focus on mobile and video games. He spent several years working in the games industry and lives in Edinburgh with his wife and two kids.

Selling your phone or tablet? Here’s how to ‘completely wipe’ your Android device

When it’s time to sell your old Android smartphone, pass it down to someone else, or trade it in for a shiny new one, you must remember to completely wipe it clean. This guide will show you how to safeguard your privacy.

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10 annoying issues with the Sony Xperia Z2, and how to fix them

Run into an issue with your Xperia Z2? Don’t worry we have some potential solutions and workarounds for you right here. Join us for a look at the most common Xperia Z2 problems and advice on how to deal with them.

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48 problems with iOS 7.1, and how to fix them

If you’ve been struggling with Apple’s latest platform update then you are not alone. We take a look some common iOS 7 problems right here and suggest a few potential fixes.

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How to factory reset a Galaxy S5

Have you run into a persistent problem that you can’t resolve? Maybe you’re looking to sell your phone? Either way you’ll want to try wiping it clean. Here’s how to factory reset your Galaxy S5.

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16 problems you could have with the HTC One M7, and how to fix them

No one wants to have to deal with issues on their sparkly new smartphone, but these things happen. If you’re experiencing HTC One problems and you want some answers, we may just have them for you here.

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How to pick the best case to protect your device from life’s daily hazards

How do you pick the right case or cover for your smartphone or tablet? There are loads of options out there with different features, styles, and price tags. Before you go shopping check out our advice and narrow the field.

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14 ways to get more out of the Moto E

Find out what your budget smartphone can really do with our delectable smorgasbord of Moto E tips and tricks. These delicious nuggets of knowledge will help you to enjoy your phone and make for a smoother life.

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Make your life complete with these Xperia Z2 Tablet tips

Sony’s svelte Android tablet is a serious bit of kit and eye candy to boot, but that silky veneer masks hidden, feature-filled depths. Dive in and help yourself to our pick of Xperia Z2 Tablet tips and tricks.

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Meet the world’s first 2D material: 5 ways Graphene could transform your phone

Graphene is being hailed as a potentially transformative wonder-material that could have a serious impact on mobile technology. Countless research projects are underway and some big name companies are showing an interest.

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Android L will allow you to search apps and Chrome tabs together

Google has revealed a tighter connection between the Chrome browser app and multitasking menu on Android devices. Users can now swap between these apps much easier.

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20 tips to boost your iPhone battery life

The right iPhone battery tips can keep you in business longer between charges, without having to significantly alter how you use the phone. Step inside for the iPhone battery enlightenment you’ve been seeking.

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5 amazing gadgets that are helping the blind see

There are a few exciting projects in the works that could open up a whole new world for the blind and visually impaired. From smart glasses, to a Braille e-book reader, here are some things that technology could do to bring light to the darkness.

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12 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. Come on in for a look at some Kindle Fire HDX problems and suggestions on how to deal with them.

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