Simon Hill

Simon Hill

Simon Hill is an experienced 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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The best portable chargers for quickly juicing your device

Battery life still tops the polls when it comes to smartphone concerns. If it’s bugging you, then maybe it’s time to snag yourself a portable charger. Here are our picks of the best portable chargers.
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Need a do-over? Here’s how to factory reset an iPhone, from X on down

Resetting an iPhone can alleviate all sorts of software woes, and wipe away personal data should you sell your device or give it to someone else. Here's how to factory reset an iPhone from within iOS or iTunes.
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Looking for classic gaming fun? Here are 20 of the best emulators for Android

Whether Sega, Sony, or Atari, you don't need a PC to emulate your favorite games of yesteryear. Here are 20 of the best emulators for Android to get those nostalgic juices flowing.
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These are best Android phones of 2018 for every price range

We gathered together the best Android phones right here to help you find your ideal device. We have got the top picks at different prices, with some suggested alternatives worth considering.
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The Galaxy S9 Plus vs. Galaxy Note 8: Samsung’s heavyweights slug it out

We compare Samsung's Galaxy S9 with the Galaxy Note 8 and pick a winner in various categories to help you choose between them. Find out how these two smartphones measure up on performance, design, software, and more.
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How to sell your smartphone

Clear out your old phones and turn them into cash with our comprehensive guide to selling your smartphone. We look at how to find out what it’s worth, where to sell it, how to prepare it, and more.
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How to block text messages on iOS and Android

The primary function of your iOS or Android device is to keep you connected with other people. But there are times when you get messages from complete strangers. Here's how to block text messages and keep them out of your life.
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Find your fitness with our favorite health and fitness apps for Android

Need a little extra help getting into shape and avoiding the donuts? These 20 fitness apps for Android will turn your phone into a pocket-sized workout companion that'll help beat you into shape!
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On a budget? We found the best smartphones at every price point

Here are the best cheap phones for anyone working with a tight budget, whether you're a fan of stock Android or marathon battery life. Find out what you can get for under $500 or far, far less.
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Don’t live on the edge, get one of 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 the best Galaxy S7 Edge cases for Samsung's lauded smartphone, whether you prefer TPU or natural wood.
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Here are the 16 most annoying LG G5 problems — and how to fix them

The LG G5 is an admirable smartphone, but it's not without its flaws. Thankfully, we've discovered some of the most common LG G5 problems, along with potential workarounds and fixes.
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Which smartphone has the best camera? We found the sharpest shooters

They say that the best camera is always the one you have with you and that makes your smartphone camera very important indeed. Join us for a closer look at the best camera phones available right now.