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.

How to check your IMEI number on an iPhone, Android, or other phone

If you're wondering how to check your IMEI number, then this guide will show you how to do it, regardless of what phone you have. You can find your IMEI number using the dialer, in settings, or in a couple of other places.

The best Google Pixel 2 XL cases to keep your phone picture perfect

If you want to protect that 6-inch screen and aluminium body, it’s time to shop for the best Google Pixel 2 XL cases and covers. We've rounded up our top picks so far to style and protect your Google phone.

Check out 25 of the best Android Wear apps for your smartwatch

Looking for some ways to spruce up that new Android smartwatch of yours? Here are the best Android Wear apps to download and use with any Android smartwatch, including a few specially enhanced for Android Wear 2.0.

Add style and functionality with the best iPad Pro 9.7 cases

No tablet should be without protection, especially an expensive one. Check out our picks for the best iPad Pro 9.7 cases, so you can add some protection, functionality, and style to your new device.

Here are the best flight-tracking apps for travelers and airplane enthusiasts

Whether you’re a frequent flyer, a plane enthusiast, or you just want to check up on an incoming friend or relative, the best flight-tracking apps on iOS and Android are here for you.

Keep your tablet stylish and secure with one of the best iPad Pro 10.5 cases

A little protection goes a long way. If you want to imbue your iPad with some additional functionality, safeguard it from harm, or restyle its exterior, we’ve got you covered with the best iPad Pro 10.5 cases.

Looking for online privacy and security? Here are the best VPNs for Android

If you use public Wi-Fi frequently, then you should be using a VPN service. These apps allow you to use a virtual private network on the go, to ensure your security and privacy. Read on to find the best VPNs for Android.

Learn how to use Google Maps with these handy tips and tricks

How good are your navigation skills? We've got a delectable menu of Google Maps tips and tricks for you right here, to take the pain out of your trips. Go from newbie to mapping master and learn how to use Google Maps.

These are the phone trends that will dominate 2018

After a year of impressive phone launches, we consider what might lie ahead in 2018. More facial unlocking and dual cameras may be joined by better AR and AI, giving mobile fans plenty to look forward to.

Protect your phone with the best BlackBerry KeyOne cases

If you’re a physical keyboard fan, the KeyOne is an obvious choice, but you’ll want to protect the device's aluminum body and 4.5-inch screen. Thankfully, the best BlackBerry KeyOne cases can help.

It’s cocktail o’clock with the best bartending apps

Do you know the difference between a Manhattan and an Old Fashioned? Find out exactly how to make all the best cocktails with the best bartending apps. Create and share recipes, check instructions, and mix it up.

Corning’s glass is half full and rising

We delve into the history of Corning, size up its modern business, and talk future glass innovations in automotive, computing, and pharmaceuticals with Chief Strategy Officer Jeff Evenson.