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 Nexus 7.
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Best gadgets and apps for camping with your Android
April 30, 2013
Camping season is here and it's time to head for the wilds. Check out these gadgets and Android camping apps to help you make the most of your trip.
The worst Android phones of all time
April 18, 2013
When you have a device line-up that’s as diverse as Android’s there are going to be hits and there are going to be misses. Here we take a look at the duds, the flops, the epic fails - we bring you the worst Android phones of all time.
The best Android phones of all time
April 17, 2013
Join us for a trip down memory lane, from the HTC Dream (T-Mobile G1) to the Google Nexus 4, as we discuss the best Android smartphones of all time. Is your pick here?
Your Android smartphone as a second screen
April 13, 2013
The idea of your Android smartphone or tablet as a second screen is really taking hold. We examine the trend and highlight some of the best second screen apps on the platform.
Does negative advertising really work? Microsoft seems to think so
March 22, 2013
Do negative advertising campaigns really work? As Microsoft ramps up the attacks on Google, and Samsung goes head-to-head with Apple, will the whole tech world be drawn into a dirty war?
Android invades the home: Can we get some Android home automation?
March 19, 2013
Android is finding its way into more and more devices and not all of them are smartphones or tablets. Could our favorite platform usher in an age of affordable home automation? Let’s take a look.
Android app discovery: How to find the best Android apps
March 13, 2013
There are hundreds of thousands of Android apps in the Play Store so how do you find the diamonds in the rough? Welcome to the world of Android app discovery.
The countdown to one billion – when will Android be on one billion devices?
March 6, 2013
The Android platform is closing in on an impressive milestone. We expect Android to be on one billion devices this year, but how soon will it happen?
Android malware will eat your children
February 28, 2013
Malware, malware, malware! You could easily get the impression there’s no hope for any of us on Android unless we install a security app or jump ship to a nice safe platform. What’s with all the scaremongering?
How big is too big? Android phones go large
February 25, 2013
Flagship Android smartphones seem to be getting bigger every year. As the line between smartphone and tablet vanishes altogether we’re left wondering how big is too big?