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4 Tips For A More Secure Lock Screen

The lock screen on your phone and tablet is all that stands in the way of an unwanted visitor and everything in your digital life, so best be sure there are as few chinks in the armour as possible. Here are the settings on the latest versions of Android and iOS to be aware of if you want to make sure your lock screen is in lockdown mode.


Free Games Friday: Metro Wars, Hatchi, Pac-Man 256

The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week.


All The News You Missed Overnight: A Former Apple CEO Is Making New Phones, And They're Kind Of Neat

John Sculley is most known for his time with Apple — and his head-scratching manoeuvre to kick out co-founder Steve Jobs from Apple. Now, he’s back with two phones, the SF1 and the SJ1.5. They’re are also meant for those &elusive; 1 billion people Google is always talking about with Android One, and Sculley thinks these two phones can actually pull it off.


This Is How The S-Pen Can Break Your Brand New Note 5

Samsung’s latest Note 5 is out and about. It’s a nifty little device, except it has one Achilles’ heel: Inserting the stylus backwards can break the damn thing.


Use Clipper To Supercharge Android's Clipboard

The clipboard is such a simple but essential tool everywhere from high-end desktops to low-end smartphones, but you don’t necessarily have to settle for the limited functionality that comes your device. Clipper is a useful third-party utility that adds some clever extra features to phones and tablets running Android.


Our Favourite iOS, Android And Windows Phone Apps Of The Week

With Samsung’s slew of announcements today and the steady march towards the IFA electronics show in Berlin and the iPhone event in September, all eyes seem to be on hardware — but it’s the apps that make any of these things worth using.


Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+: Australian Review

Samsung has come a long way in the last couple of years, although you might not realise it. Gone are the tacky, plastic-heavy designs of the Galaxy S4 and S5; glass is in, and big screens are in too. Launching alongside the all-round-excellent Galaxy Note 5, there’s a beautiful counterpart in the equally new, curved glass Galaxy S6 Edge+ — it’s what would happen if the Note 4 and the S6 Edge had beautiful babies.


OnePlus Two Review: It's Powerful, Cheap And Exciting

Even as Apple, Samsung and Motorola are pounding out their latest flagship superphones, the OnePlus 2 is easily the most interesting handset hitting the market right now. It’s different: An ambitious, powerful phone that won’t set you back too much cash.


LG G Pad Updated With Modest Spec Bump

LG’s G Pad II is an upgrade for the G Pad series, famously copied for the much-loved Nexus 7. But aside from a decently-sized battery, this new tab is pretty run-of-the-mill.


You Can Now Officially Install Cortana For Android

Microsoft just released the public beta for Cortana on Android. Though we already got a sneak peek thanks to a leaked private beta, anybody can now download the personal assistant software in the Google Play store. Just don’t expect to be blown away.


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