Rev up your Android voice control

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Want to improve voice control on your Android phone? Simon Chester shows you how to get Google Now to do anything with Commandr and Tasker.

It’s about time: Apple iPhone and Watch

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With its new iPhones, Apple’s finally got some serious weapons to fight Android — and with the Apple Watch coming in 2015, the wearable wars are finally getting started.

Roll your own multi-room audio system

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Control music playback in every room of the house without having to invest in new speakers

Connect your camera to your handset

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Combine the quality of a real camera with the convenience of a phone one

Mobile games: the best re-releases and remakes

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Emulation isn’t the only way to replay the greats!

Retro games go mobile

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

Android gaming on your TV

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

Heroically hardcore mobile games

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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

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

Use a Bluetooth PS3 gamepad with your Android

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