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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How to shut off Android notifications (Updated for Android 5.0)

If you're sick of spam Android notifications then identify the apps responsible and get rid of them. We explain how to find offending apps and stop push notifications.

8 useful (and free) antivirus apps to protect your Android or Windows device

Apps to tackle the threat of malware and virus attack are a necessity for many of us, but do you really need to spend money on expensive subscriptions? Here’s how to find the best free anti-virus apps for your devices.

13 gadgets that are either genius or insane

The annual avalanche of devices at the Consumer Electronics Show is astounding, but how many of them will succeed? A few are destined to spark new trends, while the majority fade deservedly into obscurity.

Alcatel POP 10 tablet unveiled, supports 4G and turns into a laptop

Alcatel OneTouch's new POP 10 Android tablet is a slim offering that supports 4G LTE and runs the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop platform.

HTC reveals entry-level Desire 320 at CES 2015

If you have a tight budget then the entry-level HTC Desire 320 might just tempt you. It was announced at CES today and will be coming to the UK soon.

Slice down that absurd cell-phone bill with these simple money-saving tips

Are you paying more than you need to be for your smartphone and service? We've got a batch of tips for you here to help you cut those expenses down to size and spend a little less each month.

I left Spotify to find the limits of Sony Music Unlimited, and I’m ready to run back

Find out what happened when a long time Spotify user switched to Sony’s Music Unlimited service. How does it fit into the music streaming landscape? Learn all about the highs and lows in this review.