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.
Articles
Computing

A giant of the tech world passed away last night

The former Intel CEO and board chairman, Andrew Grove, has died at the age of 79. He joined the company in 1968, and helped guide Intel to a commanding position as the world's largest manufacturer of semiconductors.
Mobile

These are the 20 tips and tricks you need to master the Galaxy S7

If Samsung’s latest flagship has sailed into your hand, then you might be interested in some useful Galaxy S7 tips and tricks to help you unveil its many abilities. Get more from your phone with our handy guide.
Mobile

5 major Galaxy S7 problems, and what to do about them

Have you been wrestling with Galaxy S7 problems? If your Samsung flagship isn’t living up to expectations, you might find the answer you seek right here. We have potential fixes for all sorts of S7 issues.
Wearables

Who’s tracking your fitness tracker? We asked an expert

Many of us wear fitness trackers 24/7, so they can collect data on our activity, but there’s a danger that someone else could access that information. How secure are fitness trackers and what are the risks? We asked an expert.
Mobile

7 annoying Galaxy S7 Edge problems and how to fix them

Samsung has refined its curved display beauty this year, but smartphone perfection remains elusive. These are the Galaxy S7 Edge problems we’ve been hearing about, with advice on how to tackle them.
Music

Master Spotify with our list of epic music streaming tricks

These Spotify tips will help you to find the music you love, discover new tunes, organize your collection, and share playlists with friends. The streaming service has many features most users don't know about.
Mobile

Walabot 3D-imaging scanner gives you X-ray vision

We spoke with Vayyar and got a demo of the forthcoming 3D-imaging scanner, Walabot, which works with your Android smartphone to see through walls, track movement, measure depth, and more.
Cool Tech

SuperSuit combines gaming with actual physical activity for kids 1:31

We checked out a new wearable gaming system for kids that doesn't use screens at all. The SuperSuit supports games like hide and seek and laser tag, and also allows you to remote control model cars and drones.
Mobile

5 best mobile accessories of MWC 2016

We take a closer look at five best mobile accessories that caught our eye at MWC 2016. We've got a handy smartphone camera mount, an ingenious folding plug, a handy keyring charger, and more.
Mobile

10 Tips to free up storage space on your Android phone or tablet

A lack of storage space on your Android phone or tablet can lead to frustration and even performance problems. Check out these space-saving tips and free up some space on your Android today.