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.

25 Galaxy Note 5 tips and tricks you need to know about 4:50

Samsung’s Note 5 is still the phablet king. If you want to make sure you’re getting everything you can from this super-sized smartphone, then you need to check out these handy Galaxy Note 5 tips and tricks.

15 handy Galaxy S6 Edge tips to help you get more from your phone

It's time to unlock the secrets of your new smartphone, find your favorite features, and customize it to suit your needs. These handy Galaxy S6 Edge tips are all about making the most of your new smartphone.

15 awesome new iOS 9 tips and tricks to try out 1:30

It may not look different, but Apple’s latest iOS update has hidden talents. There are lots of little improvements and new features to find. We’ve got a list of the best iOS 9 tips and tricks for you right here.
Cool Tech

This is definitely the droid you’re looking for: Hands-on with Sphero’s BB-8 toy 2:09

Everyone loves the new BB-8 droid set to appear in the forthcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens, so when we got the chance to play with Sphero’s version, made in partnership with Disney, we jumped at it.
Product Review

Polar Loop 2 Review

Stay in the fitness loop with the Polar Loop 2

Outfit your iPad Pro with the cool new Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard case

Apple has created a special stylus for the iPad Pro, which it's calling the Apple Pencil, and there are lots of apps to take advantage. There's also a new keyboard cover that converts the tablet into a laptop.

It’s always right side up with Scosche’s EZTIP reversible Micro USB accessories

Mobile accessory manufacturer Scosche has just announced the new Eztip line of accessories featuring a fully reversible Micro USB plug. The first release in the series will be the Strikedrive car charger.
Health & Fitness

Learning to brush with the Philips Sonicare Toothbrush for Kids

Parents who struggle to get their kids to brush their teeth properly will love this new Bluetooth toothbrush and coaching app. It's part of Philips Sonicare range of electric toothbrushes for kids.

Hands On: Sony Xperia Z5 Premium

The daddy of the new Xperia Z5 family is undoubtedly the Premium, the world’s first smartphone to sport a 4K display. Is it worth paying a premium for? We went hands-on to find out.

Is Swiftpoint the ultimate portable mouse? 1:59

If you want something truly portable to take with your laptop or tablet, for finer control on the go, then you need to take a look at the Swiftpoint mouse. This diminutive accessory has it all.

Is that a small TV or a tablet? Alcatel's Xess will make you wonder

We got a hands on with Alcatel’s new Xess tablet at IFA. It’s still in development, but with a 17.3-inch screen it’s sure to grab some attention. Step inside and find out how it measures up.