Retro games go mobile


The complete guide to getting the classics going on your Android or iOS device.

Mirror your iOS games on your TV


Here’s how to stream your iOS display to your TV for gaming by using an Apple TV.

Android gaming on your TV

Google Chromecast

We reveal how to beam your Android’s screen to your TV using Miracast or Chromecast.

How to game longer


We put five techniques to the test to see how long you can extend your battery life while gaming on your smartphone or tablet.

Power on the move

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Power banks give you the option to charge up your mobile devices while you’re on the road. We put 11 high-capacity models (plus one fake) to the test.

Heroically hardcore mobile games

mines of mars

Who says mobile gaming has to be casual? These are TechLife’s favourite titles that prove otherwise.

Pair a PlayStation controller with your iPhone or iPad


Awesome iOS gaming is just a jailbreak and an app away.

Use a Bluetooth PS3 gamepad with your Android

Dualshock 3

It’s possible to pair a PlayStation 3 controller with almost any Android device, provided you’ve got the right app.

Take Control

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A wireless gamepad can transform your smartphone or tablet gaming into a console-like experience, with much more responsive and full-featured controls. Alex Kidman

Apple iPad mini 3 receives the Midas touch

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In addition to the iPad Air 2, Apple has announced a new iPad mini, imaginatively calling it the iPad mini 3.