Do you like word clouds? These are interesting graphical images that are made from a jumble of related words in different fonts and colours. Use this free Android app to make them on your phone.
The iPhone has more features than you probably realise and when typing in text messages, emails and other text, there are tools at your fingertips that help to improve your writing, like this one.
It is fun browsing the Google Play Store on your Android phone and finding great apps, music, videos and books to download, but if you don’t have time right now, add them to a wishlist.
With the latest Microsoft OneDrive app for the iPhone you can scan documents, receipts and business cards and upload them to your online storage with just a few taps. Use this step by step guide.
Star Trek is full of fascinating and futuristic technologies and one of the most useful is the Universal Translator. This enabled Kirk to speak any language. It’s here on your phone!
Empires & Allies is an addictive build and battle game for the iPhone and iPad that puts you in charge of constructing a powerful military base and army, and then saving the world from the bad guys.
Gboard is an alternative keyboard for your phone and it has some interesting features you might not expect, such as animated GIFs. Here’s how to send an animated GIF using Gmail and Gboard.
Are you always short of money before the next pay day? Does your budget run out half way through the month? These free money managers for the iPhone can solve your finance problems.
Is the lock screen on your phone boring? Would you like a different one? There are lots of free apps in the Google Play Store that replace the lock screen. Here are four great freebies to try.
Do you read books using the Kindle app on your phone? Have you ever tried to delete a book you didn’t want? You can’t, but you can using the method revealed here. Clean up your Kindle library.
Is the remote for your TV, set top box, music system and other devices broken? Before you buy a new remote, try these Android apps which turn your phone into a remote control for all your devices.
Have you upgraded your iPhone or iPad to iOS 10.3 yet? You should do because it fixes a long list of bugs and security flaws, and it also adds some new features. Here’s what you need to know.
If you have a website or blog, what’s the worst thing that can happen? The server going down must rank pretty high. These 3 free apps for Android phones will tell you the minute it happens.
Apple bundles an ebook reader with the iPhone and iPad and it is good, but it also has limitations and there are alternative apps for reading ebooks that offer a variety of benefits.
Is your phone at risk from hackers, thieves and snoopers when you are out in public? It probably is, unless you have use these 9 ways to secure it. Here is what you need to do to be safe.
Many people struggle with the amount of storage on their phones and there is never enough. What can you do? One option is a free clean-up and tune-up tool like Avast Cleanup & Junk Cleaner.
There are some brilliant photos and videos on Instagram, but how do you save them? Saving content to your phone to view later requires extra tools. Here are two that will do the job.
It's not too late to get some help with your studies and there are plenty of apps for your phone and tablet that look like they might be useful, so which ones should you choose? Here are some great suggestions.
Get rid of the paperwork! Scan your receipts and documents and save them to Google Drive with this time-saving widget. Add it to your Android phone home screen for easy access and fast scans.
You are about to set off on a car journey and you are worried about traffic jams. What do you do? Pull your iPhone out of your pocket and check the lock screen for traffic updates. Here’s how.
Set up a video surveillance system in your home for security and monitor it using your mobile phone from anywhere. See what’s happening, live on your phone no matter where you are. It’s free and easy!