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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We waged war on the living room floor with the Galaxy Zega battle tanks

Go to war with friends and family, as two palm-sized remote controlled tanks fight for living room dominance. Galaxy Zega is a fantastically fun interactive toy.
Mobile

Smash your carrier shackles with the best unlocked phones

If you want the freedom to switch carriers at will or you just prefer getting your phone directly from the company that makes it, you'll want to buy an unlocked smartphone. These are the best phones you can buy unlocked in the U.S.
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The 10 best Android VPN apps for privacy and security

If you use public Wi-Fi frequently, then you really should be using a VPN service. Thankfully, these apps will allow you to use a virtual private network on the go, thus ensuring your security and privacy.
Buying Guides

The 20 best tech toys for kids will make you wish you were 10 again

Looking for the perfect toy or gadget for your child? Thankfully, we've rounded up some of our personal favorites, including microscopes, computer kits, and a spherical droid from of a galaxy far, far away.
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These 20 iPhone 6S tips and tricks will help you make the most of your iPhone 3:09

The iPhone 6S can do more than just make phone calls. We have a slew of useful tips and tricks for making the most of your newfangled phone, so you can unravel the best features and functions of your new device.
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Don’t live on the edge, check out the best Galaxy S7 Edge cases

You shouldn’t take any risks with your Galaxy S7 Edge -- after all, it’s a thing of fragile beauty. Here are our favorite cases for Samsung's lauded smartphone, whether you prefer ribbed TPU or offerings made of natural wood.
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Protect your shiny, new Galaxy S7 with one of these 25 cases and covers

If you truly want to keep your Galaxy S7 in pristine condition, then you'll need a proper case. Thankfully, these 25 offerings will add a touch of style and protection to your newfangled Samsung device.
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The 15 best iPad accessories to make more of your Apple tablet

Your Apple tablet is capable of all sorts of things directly out of the box, but you can easily increase its functionality with a few simple add-ons. Check out our picks for the best iPad accessories, whether you're into stands, keyboards…
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The 15 best Moto G4 cases and covers for style and protection

Don’t risk cracking the display on your new Moto G4 , or scuffing up the frame. Check out some of our favorite cases and covers for Lenovo's new device, whether you're in need of some style or rugged protection. These will fit the Moto G4…
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The 18 most stylish iPhone stands and charging docks

The right iPhone dock does more than just hold your phone. If you’re looking for the perfect dock for your bedroom, or one to sit discretely on your office desk, there’s a good chance you’ll find it here.
Cool Tech

This Geckobot will have your kids climbing the walls

The Geckobot is a 176-piece kit that you snap together to build a wall climbing robotic gecko, but it may prove frustrating for kids.
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Single-use Powrtabs phone chargers are recyclable and fit in your pocket

Powrtabs provide a small boost to your smartphone battery, and we tried them out.These single-use smartphone chargers could be just the backup you need to avoid running out of power when you’re out and about.