Simon Hill(295 posts)

Simon is an experienced tech writer with a background in game development. He writes for various websites and magazines about the world of tech and entertainment. He uses Android every day and is currently permanently attached to his Galaxy Note 5.

All posts by Simon Hill
Most Recent
post image

What’s preventing Chinese phone manufacturers from breaking into Western markets?

by: Simon HillFebruary 2, 2014
Despite offering up some cutting edge hardware in stylish and svelte designs Chinese manufacturers have yet to make their mark in Western markets. We take a look at why that is.
post image

Alcatel’s assault on mobile

by: Simon HillJanuary 26, 2014
TCL-Alcatel is closing in on the big players in the mobile industry with a growing share of the worldwide mobile handset market. We take a look at the history of the company and examine its latest step up with the impressive Idol X+ smartphone.
post image

Can Samsung benefit by breaking away from Android?

by: Simon HillJanuary 18, 2014
Would it really benefit Samsung to break away from the Android platform? Is Tizen just a plan B? Are Samsung and Google headed for a battle? These questions and more are explored inside.
post image

Google’s new favorite OEM: The LG story

by: Simon HillJanuary 14, 2014
Life is certainly looking good at LG right now. The company has made major moves in the smartphone market over the last couple of years and it’s producing some of the best Android smartphones around. Join us for a look back at LG’s history and an analysis of its prospects.
post image

What to expect at CES 2014

by: Simon HillDecember 20, 2013
Join us for a look at what to expect at CES 2014. The year always kicks off with an electronics bang thanks to the Vegas show and we'll bring you all the news.
post image

Biggest Android news of 2013

by: Simon HillDecember 19, 2013
We review the biggest Android news of 2013. These are the devices and stories that made the headlines as Android extended its lead as the biggest mobile platform around.
post image

Best Android tablet of 2013

by: Simon HillDecember 13, 2013
Do you know which Android tablet you want? Join us for a look at the best Android tablets of 2013 and find the right tablet for you.
post image

Best Android smartphones of the year

by: Simon HillDecember 9, 2013
Which Android smartphone should you buy? That all depends on what you want. We roundup the best Android smartphones of 2013 and sort them by category.
post image

The awakening of Android’s sleeping giant: the Sony story

by: Simon HillDecember 7, 2013
Join us for a look at the birth of Sony and an examination of its changing fortunes in the mobile market. Can Sony bring its ecosystem together with great hardware to dominate Android?
post image

The renaissance of Android’s Google OEM: The Motorola story

by: Simon HillNovember 22, 2013
Can Motorola Mobility become a major player in mobile once more? Join us as we explore Motorola's proud history, examine its struggles, and discuss the potential of the Moto X and G under Google's guidance.
1 9 10 11 12 13 30
samsung galaxy note 5 vs iphone 6 plus aa (12 of 13)
Processor chip on circuitboard
lg v10
nexus 6p vs nexus 6 quick look aa (2 of 18)
Nexus 5X official
amazon fire tablet six pack
blackberry venice leak 3
blackberry venice leak 5
Recent Reviews
Moto X Play Hands on review-3
Motorola Moto X Play review
Galaxy Note 5 – OnePlus 2 – Moto X Pure International Giveaway!
The Best
Best Android phones (September 2015)