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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Computing

The 11 best accessories for the Surface Pro 3

If you were tempted in by Microsoft’s latest premium tablet/laptop hybrid then you’ll be on the lookout for some good accessories. Come on in for a look at the best Surface Pro 3 cases, covers, and other accessories currently available.
Mobile

CellBreaker busts you out of your two-year contract without breaking the law

Want to switch carrier? CellBreaker could help you to bust out of your current cell phone contract legally and make the change -- all for a fee that's a lot smaller than the average ETF.
Mobile

Apple detox: How to switch from iOS to Android without missing a beat

If you've decided to bridge the great tech divide and leave Apple's walled garden for the unknown shores of Android, then you'll find all the tips and advice you need to help you settle in right here.
Mobile

Join the Apple club with our complete guide to switching from Android to iOS

If Android simply isn’t cutting it for you anymore, then you might be considering Apple’s warm embrace. Here’s how to make the switch from Android to iOS without losing any contacts, sleep, or hair!
Mobile

Will a magnet destroy your smartphone or hard drive? We ask the experts

Do you worry a stray magnet is going to cause irreparable damage to your smartphone? Do you think an unfortunately placed magnet may end up wiping a hard drive clean? We asked the experts to see if our fears are justified.
Mobile

20 biggest problems with the iPad Air and Air 2, and what to do about them

Your new Apple tablet should be perfect. If you’ve been afflicted by iPad Air or iPad Air 2 problems then it’s time to demand satisfaction. We’ve got potential fixes, workarounds, and advice to solve your issues.
Mobile

8 Sony Xperia Z3 problems, and how to deal with them

Has your Xperia Z3 been giving you trouble? If your smartphone's been stalling, we've got the fixes you need to get it firing on all cylinders again. These are the most common Xperia Z3 problems with advice on how to deal.
Wearables

10 of the worst Android Wear problems, and how to fix them

Having problems with Android Wear? Smartwatch not acting so smart? Don't worry, to help out we've rounded up common Android Wear problems for you right here, along with advice on how to fix them.
Mobile

Is your smartphone being tracked? We asked an expert

Have you ever wondered how smartphone tracking really works? How easy is it for cyber criminals or government agencies to track your location and intercept your communications? It may be easier than you think.
Mobile

7 irritating One M9 problems, and how to solve them

Are you having issues with your new phone? These are the common HTC One M9 problems we've found being discussed online, with workarounds or potential solutions to help you tackle them.