Android gaming on your TV

Google Chromecast

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

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

SteelSeries Stratus - front

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

Game changers

Tiny Wings 2

These are the essential smartphone and tablet games you absolutely must play.

HTC Desire EYE: a selfie fan’s dream

htc desire eye

Desire is in the EYE of the selfie-loving beholder.

6 steps to securing your smartphone

Android pattern

Don’t be complacent when it comes to your mobile security.

Access your Android device after breaking your screen

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs iPhone 5, Galaxy S III and HTC One

A broken screen no longer means a loss of info, at least if you’re on Android, as Simon Chester reveals.

An Apple a day will help you to pay with new Apple Pay system

Apple Pay

As part of its big reveal of the iPhone 6 overnight, Apple has finally confirmed its plans to offer a tap-and-pay mobile solution for its smartphones.