Author: Simon Hill

How to use dark mode in Android

Simon Hill/Digital TrendsThere are few things more jarring than picking up your phone in a dark room and opening an app with a white background. That eye-melting burst of brilliant white can be downright painful. Design trends have also slid toward gre…

RFID-blocking products are practically worthless. Here’s why

We’ve all heard of RFID skimming right? It’s where criminals with RFID readers sneak up behind us and scan the credit card or passport in our pocket or bag to steal information they can use for fraudulent transactions or identity theft.The threat of RF…

How to make a contact group on an iPhone

If you’re trying to arrange a party or group trip, texting each person individually can be seriously time-consuming. Sadly, iOS doesn’t offer an easy way to make a contact group on an iPhone. Luckily, creating contact groups the way Apple intended is…

5G vs. 4G: How will the next generation improve on the last?

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Mobile network technology continues to evolve and improve all the time. We are currently on the verge of a massive rollout of the fifth generation of cellular networks, known as 5G. But at the moment, most of us are usin…

The best travel power adapters for international jet-setters

Simon Hill/Digital TrendsWhether you’re traveling outside the United States for business or pleasure, for most destinations, you’re going to need a travel adapter if you want to take your gadgets with you. Luckily, we’ve tried out an array of adapters,…

How to reset a Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 Plus, or S10e

Julian Chokkattu/Digital TrendsMost of the issues you will encounter with your Galaxy S10 can be solved by a simple reset, but there are a couple of different kinds. If your phone has frozen and it’s unresponsive, then you should try a soft reset to se…

Best camera phones of 2019

The best camera phone is the Google Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL. The single-lens, 12.2-megapixel main camera may not sound impressive, but Google employs artificial intelligence (A.I.) to squeeze amazing results from it. You also get a dual-lens front-faci…