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.

Crank Spotify beyond simple streaming with these pro tips for music maestros

These Spotify tips will help you to find the music you love, discover new tunes, organize your collection, and share playlists with friends. We’ve got all kinds of ideas to save you time and help you squeeze more out of Spotify.

Music

Want a smartwatch? Amazon has a new Wearable Tech store for that

The wearable technology category is really taking off and Amazon intends to sell activity trackers, smart watches, and more from established and newcomers. Expect competitive prices in its new Wearable Technology store.

Mobile

Zinio acquires Audience Media, looks to expand digital magazine lead

The digital magazine industry is still growing fast as more people turn to their tablets to read. Zinio's acquisition of Audience Media enables it to offer white label branded apps for consumers alongside its successful newsstand apps.

Mobile

Will Project Ara work? The good and bad of Google’s plan to turn phones into Legos

The ridiculously ambitious Project Ara is an undeniably cool idea, but there are many obstacles to overcome. We take a look at the potential pros, the long list of cons, and the barriers that may consign Ara to a niche market.

Mobile

Anti-Glassholes: Understanding the growing movement against Google Glass

Google Glass hasn't even been released yet and there's already a growing movement against it. We've seen bans and even an Anti-Glass software service. Why does Glass have people so concerned? What is the privacy threat that people are so concerned about?

Mobile

12 fun tips and hidden tricks inside Samsung’s Galaxy S5

Samsung’s latest flagship is a feature-packed beast that’s capable of all sorts. We’ve got the shortcuts you need to unlock all that lovely functionality in this Samsung Galaxy S5 tips roundup.

Mobile

10 problems with iPhone 5S, and how to fix them (including the Blue Screen of Death!)

Lots of people have encountered iPhone 5S problems, including that pesky Blue Screen of Death, and we have the solutions and advice you need. Come on in and share your pain, with a bit of luck you might find the right fix for your issue right here.

Mobile

20 tips to help you get more from your LG G2

Are you ready to delve into the hidden depths of the LG G2? If you've bought LG's newest flagship phone, try these tips, tricks, and words of advice to get more out of your purchase.

Mobile

12 annoying issues with the LG G2, and how to fix them

We're big fans of LG's flagship G2 phone, but no device comes without a few bugs. Join us for a look at common LG G2 problems and issues, and our advice on how to work around or fix them.

Mobile

Not just for Angry Birds: How iPads are invading the workplace

Have you browsed a restaurant menu and ordered using an iPad? How about an iPad concierge? The iPad is ubiquitous in a wide variety of workplaces nowadays, it's used by doctors, police, lawyers, sales people, and many other professionals. Has your workplace…

Mobile