Paula Beaton

Freelance Tech Journalist, Writer and Editor

United Kingdom

I've been a writer for ten years, an editor for six. These days I can mostly be found writing about tech over in the mobile division at Digital Trends, creating Android Authority's The Weekly Authority email newsletter, penning how-tos for Android Central, or catching up on the latest weird and wonderful tech news.

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Android Authority
06/20/2022
The best PS5 indie games

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. We've rounded up some of the best indie gems you should play on PS5. Hadlee Simons / Android Authority There are loads of great mainstream AAA studio games coming this year to PlayStation 5, but what about the lesser-known indie games currently available for (and coming soon to) the console?

Android Authority
06/18/2022
The Weekly Authority: 👋 Farewell, Fan Edition?

A possible Fan Edition farewell, Pixel 6a unboxing, a sentient AI, and more - get the week's top tech news right here. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Android Authority
06/11/2022
The Weekly Authority: 📱 Foldables forthcoming?

Galaxy foldables date, Apple's WWDC 2022, Geeked Week, Summer Game Fest, and more - get the week's top tech news right here. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Android Authority
06/04/2022
The Weekly Authority: 📱 Pixel Prototype

Pixel 7 prototype leaks, Samsung's battery lawsuit, FF 16 news, and more - get the week's top tech news right here. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Android Authority
05/21/2022
The Weekly Authority: 📱 Snappier Snapdragon chip

From the Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 to Pixel Watch specs and more, get the week's top tech news here. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Android Authority
04/23/2022
The Weekly Authority: 📱 OnePlus Nord N20 en-route

From the Nord N20 launch date to Sega's Crazy Taxi reboot and HP's foldable laptop, get all the week's top tech news here. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Android Authority
04/02/2022
The Weekly Authority: 📱 Samsung's self-repair, Nothing's April Fools'

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. The week's top tech news, with Samsung's repair program, Vivo's new foldable, and Sony's new PlayStation Plus service. Eric Zeman / Android Authority ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Digital Trends
04/09/2022
Which kids apps collect the most data? | Digital Trends

As a parent, you've probably worried about how much time your kids spend online - and what they're doing with that time. From utilizing parental controls to limiting screen time and social media access, there are plenty of things you can do to ensure your child stays safe and doesn't spend their entire life in front of a phone, tablet, or computer screen.

Digital Trends
04/08/2022
How to delete your Cash App account | Digital Trends

Peer-to-peer payment app Cash App is almost as popular as Venmo for transferring money to friends and family, with 44 million users in 2021. Recently, however, the app hit headlines for all the wrong reasons, when a former employee downloaded investing reports containing sensitive customer information.

Android Authority
04/09/2022
The Weekly Authority: 📱 Google Pixel self-repair is coming

All the week's top tech news in a five-minute read or less, from Pixel self-repair to BAFTA Games Awards winners. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Digital Trends
04/08/2022
How to secure your Cash App account | Digital Trends

Popular money transfer app Cash App hit the news recently after it transpired a security breach impacting 8.2 million U.S. users had leaked sensitive customer information. Although Cash App insists information such as account access codes and passwords weren't compromised, it's still a good idea to ensure your Cash App account is secure.

Digital Trends
04/07/2022
How to block text messages on Samsung | Digital Trends

From spam messages to annoying exes who won't leave you alone, there's nothing worse than unwanted text messages. Luckily, blocking text messages is simple enough to do. Whether you're the proud owner of a new Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra or rocking an older Samsung handset, we'll show you how to block text messages on Samsung in a couple of different ways.

Android Authority
03/24/2022
These are the best PS5 exclusives you can buy right now

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. There are loads of great games out there you can only play - or should only play - on the PS5. Sarah Chaney / Android Authority There are loads of games out there to play on your PlayStation 5, if you're lucky enough to have nabbed one.

Digital Trends
04/05/2022
The best RPGs for iOS in 2022 | Digital Trends

Gaming on mobile devices gets better and better with every passing year. That's especially true with services like Stadia, which make streaming games on your phone or tablet a totally viable way to enjoy AAA games. Gaming on iOS is particularly robust thanks to the operating system's support of external controllers like Sony's DualShock 5.

Digital Trends
03/30/2022
The best smartphone case brands | Digital Trends

Phone cases are the difference between a pristine new smartphone and one that looks decidedly secondhand. They can often be the difference between a pristine-looking smartphone and one that looks like it's fallen down a flight of stairs.

Digital Trends
03/26/2022
The best small smartphones you can buy in 2022 | Digital Trends

While the biggest smartphones can still fit in our back pockets (barely), there are plenty of smaller smartphones that function as well, if not better, than their behemoth counterparts. Smaller cell phones are easier to carry and have easy-to-navigate screens that only need one hand.

Android Authority
03/26/2022
The Weekly Authority: OnePlus 10 Pro date, Nothing Phone 1

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. Catch up on the top tech news, with everything you might have missed this week. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Digital Trends
03/22/2022
Samsung Galaxy A53 5G vs. Google Pixel 5a | Digital Trends

Samsung's latest mid-ranger, the Galaxy A53 5G, was unveiled at its event last week, and with its Exynos 1280 processor, 6.5-inch Super AMOLED 120Hz display, and beefy battery, it's impressive. But it's got some competition in Google's Pixel 5a with its speedy Snapdragon 765G chip and compact design.

Digital Trends
03/21/2022
Samsung Galaxy A53 5G vs. Apple iPhone SE 2022 | Digital Trends

If you're in the market for a midrange phone, it's fair to say you're spoiled for choice right now. But there can be such a thing as too much choice, and if you're struggling to choose between Samsung's latest mid-ranger, the Galaxy A53 5G, and the new Apple iPhone SE (2022), you're not alone.

Digital Trends
03/30/2022
The best Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 screen protectors | Digital Trends

With its gorgeous 6.7-inch AMOLED display and folding form factor, the new Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is one foldable you definitely want to protect. The Z Flip 3 already comes with a screen protector installed, which you shouldn't remove, but you can never be too protected, so why not add another one?

Digital Trends
03/17/2022
Apple iPhone SE (2022) vs iPhone SE (2020) | Digital Trends

With the recent launch of the new Apple iPhone SE (2022), Apple's latest affordable iPhone, you might be wondering whether it's worth upgrading from your old iPhone SE (2020) or iPhone 8. The new iPhone SE packs Apple's powerful A15 Bionic processor, 5G connectivity, a bigger battery than its predecessor, and an enhanced camera - for a very reasonable $429.

Digital Trends
03/15/2022
The best iPhone 13 Pro Max cases and covers | Digital Trends

The iPhone 13 Pro Max is the Apple iPhone 13 to grab if you're looking for. As if that 6.7-inch Super Retina XDR OLED display with 10Hz to 120Hz adaptive refresh rate wasn't tempting enough, the iPhone 13 Pro Max is powered by Apple's A15 Bionic chip and boasts amazing battery life too.

Digital Trends
03/15/2022
The best iPad Air 5 keyboard cases | Digital Trends

Apple's latest iPad Air 5 looks stunning, so if you've already pre-ordered yours, we can bet you're excited for its arrival. With its new M1 chip, upgraded front-facing camera, and 5G, it's a fantastic choice for work or play.

Android Authority
03/12/2022
The Weekly Authority: Apple's Peek Performance

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. Grab a brew and catch up on the week's top tech news in a five-minute read or less. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Digital Trends
03/09/2022
The best iPad Air 5 cases and covers | Digital Trends

If you're planning on pre-ordering the latest iPad Air 5 after Apple's Peek Performance event, you're not alone. The iPad Air 5 is set to be one of the top consumer-focused tablets on the market, with its new M1 chipset, 5G, and upgraded front-facing camera with Center Stage.

Digital Trends
03/08/2022
The best Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 keyboard cases | Digital Trends

The Galaxy Tab S8 is the latest tablet from Samsung, packing 11 inches of screen real estate, a 120Hz refresh rate, and a top-of-the-class Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor. Investing in a case will keep your new tablet safe from scuffs, scratches, and impact - but what if you need a keyboard for work, too?

Digital Trends
03/05/2022
The best Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus keyboard cases | Digital Trends

The Galaxy Tab S8 Plus is Samsung's latest stunning tablet, with a gorgeous 12.4-inch screen and powerful Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor. If you're planning on using your new tablet for work or productivity, you'll want a case that not only keeps it safe from scratches and impact but also includes a keyboard for typing work documents or emails.

Digital Trends
02/25/2022
The best Google Pixel 6 screen protectors | Digital Trends

The Google Pixel 6 series is Google's affordable flagship that takes on Apple and Samsung. Whether you've already got your hands on a Google Pixel 6 or are eyeing one, a screen protector is a must to keep that gorgeous 6.4-inch screen safe from harm.

Android Authority
02/19/2022
The Weekly Authority: Pixel 7 leaks

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. The week's top tech news in one easily digestible bite. C. Scott Brown / Android Authority ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Android Authority
02/26/2022
Best thrillers and suspense movies on Hulu

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. From 90s thrillers to classic detective movies, there's plenty for thriller fans to get stuck into on Hulu. Hulu has a huge catalog of thriller movies, with everything from the latest sci-fi and horror-inspired thrillers to Korean cinema and classics from the 1950s, 60s, and 70s.

Android Authority
02/12/2022
The Weekly Authority: Samsung Unpacked

The week's top tech news hitting your inbox, from Samsung Unpacked to Android 13 and an NFT home sale. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Digital Trends
02/10/2022
Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus vs. Apple iPhone 13 Pro | Digital Trends

With the recent launch of the Samsung Galaxy S22 range, you might be wondering whether to invest in an S22 Plus or pick up an iPhone 13 Pro instead. While the iPhone's 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR OLED display and A15 Bionic chip might seem tempting, the expansive 6.6-inch Dynamic AMOLED screen, Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip, and 4,500mAh battery of the Galaxy S22 Plus are also calling to you.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Sony buys Bungie

⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 180th edition here, with Sony's Bungie purchase, Samsung S22 pricing, and that Wordle sale...

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Unpacked date confirmed

⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 179th edition here, with the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked date, a possible Pixel 6a launch date, and International Lego Day.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Microsoft buys Activision Blizzard

⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 178th edition here, with Microsoft's big purchase, Samsung's new chip, and Wikitrivia, the game keeping us all entertained while we wait for the day's Wordle...

Digital Trends
02/09/2022
The Best Samsung Galaxy S22 Cases and Covers | Digital Trends

Samsung's latest flagship demands the best protection, and if you've already pre-ordered your new Samsung Galaxy S22, you'll want to invest in a case or cover to keep your new phone safe from harm. With its gorgeous 6.1-inch Dynamic AMOLED display, the S22 is eye-catching in every color, whether you've opted for the black, white, green, or pink gold version.

Digital Trends
02/09/2022
The Best Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus Screen Protectors | Digital Trends

If you've pre-ordered a Galaxy S22 Plus and are (im)patiently awaiting its arrival, there's no time like the present to pick up some essential accessories. It's all too easy to damage your phone's screen, whether it gets scratched by keys in your bag or hits the concrete facedown, so don't forget to grab a screen protector to keep that stunning 6.6-inch Dynamic AMOLED display safe from scratches, scrapes, and drops.

Digital Trends
02/09/2022
The best Samsung Galaxy S22 screen protectors | Digital Trends

So you've pre-ordered a stunning new Samsung Galaxy S22 and even got your hands on one of the best phone cases for your device. What now? It's all too easy to forget about protecting your phone's screen, and with its gorgeous 6.1-inch Dynamic AMOLED display, you're going to want to keep the S22's screen safe from harm, whether you're at home, at work, or doing something more active.

Digital Trends
10/27/2021
The Best Google Pixel 6 Screen Protectors | Digital Trends

The Google Pixel 6 series is finally here! You might have ordered a Pixel 6 already, so while you not-so-patiently await its arrival, it's the perfect time to choose a screen protector to keep that gorgeous 6.4-inch screen safe from harm.

Android Central
02/07/2022
Want to sync your calendar with Alexa? Here's how.

You probably already use Amazon Alexa for reminders, notifications, and timers to help you stay organized, but did you know that you can sync your calendars with Alexa too? Just ask Alexa how your day's shaping up, find out what appointments you have left before you can escape work for the afternoon, or get an overview of the week's schedule.

Digital Trends
10/25/2021
The Best Halloween Apps and Games for October 31 | Digital Trends

Somehow Halloween is right around the corner again, but there's still time to decorate the house, stock up on candy, and get into the spirit of things with a spine-tingling costume . We're here to help you get ready for the most terrifying Halloween ever with our pick of the best Halloween apps, ghoulish games, and petrifying podcasts around.

Digital Trends
02/07/2022
The best Samsung phones for 2022 | Digital Trends

Looking for the best Samsung phones? Samsung's lines, particularly the well-regarded Galaxy series, include a wide range of models for different types of users, and there's something to suit all budgets. Picking one out on your own can be hard, but we've fully tested the range to create our list of the best Samsung smartphones.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Galaxy S22 launch date?

⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 177th edition here, with a possible Samsung Galaxy S22 launch date, the OnePlus 10 Pro reveal, Horizon Forbidden West leaks, and more.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Xiaomi 12 launch

⚡ Happy New Year! Welcome to a bright shiny edition of The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Huawei's Foldable

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week.

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The Weekly Authority: New foldables! 🎁

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 173rd edition here with Oppo Inno Day, the Samsung Galaxy Tab A8, PlayStation 5 sideplates, and more.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Moto Edge X30 and Pixel 6a leaks

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 172nd edition brings you the Moto Edge X30, Oppo's upcoming foldable, a roundup of The Game Awards, and more.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Pixel 6a, and Galaxy Note's demise?

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 170th edition's here with a quick roundup of Black Friday deals, Pixel 6a leaks, and the possible demise of the Galaxy Note series...

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority Edition #169

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 169th edition has Mediatek's new chip, the Xbox 20th anniversary celebration news, new Motorola launches, and more.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Edition #168

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 168th edition has landed, with all this week's need-to-know news right here.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Samsung Galaxy S21 FE

Best daily deals Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 176th edition coming right up, with everything from CES 2022, to the S21 FE reveal, OnePlus 10 Pro specs, and more.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Edition #167

Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 167th edition is here, bringing this week's newsworthy happening to your inbox.

Digital Trends
10/28/2021
The Best Google Pixel 6 Cases and Covers | Digital Trends

The Google Pixel 6 is finally here! If you're lucky enough to already have your hands on Google's latest - or if you're waiting not-so-patiently for your Pixel 6 to arrive, you'll want to invest in a case to keep your new phone safe.

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Edition #166

Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 166th edition here, bringing all the week's newsworthy happenings to your inbox. 🎃 Happy Halloween!

Android Authority
The Weekly Authority: Edition #165

Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. This week the 165th edition fills you in on everything tech you might have missed...

Android Authority
Weekly Authority Edition #164

Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 164th edition bringing all the week's weird and wonderful happenings to your inbox.

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Weekly Authority Edition #163

Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 163rd edition touching down in your inbox.

Android Authority
Weekly Authority: Edition #162

⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 162nd edition here, bringing all the hottest stories to your inbox. 🍁Back to reality after my week off and it's finally Fall here - Seven degrees centigrade this morning.

Android Authority
Weekly Authority: Edition #160

Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 160th edition hitting your inbox - no repeats of last week, we promise.

Android Authority
Weekly Authority: Edition #159

Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 159th edition here to brighten your day.

Android Authority
Weekly Authority: Edition #158

Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. The 158th edition rocking your inbox... 🕒 I've been playing 12 Minutes on Xbox, and have the strangest sense of déjà vu.

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Weekly Authority: Edition #157

Links on Android Authority may earn us a commission. Learn more. ⚡ Welcome again to The Weekly Authority, the Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news from the week. Dishing up the 157th edition, right here...

Android Authority
Daily Authority: 🍎Apple's new MacBook Pros unleashed

☕ Good morning! Paula here again, but Nick's back at the helm tomorrow. Our neighbor just got a puppy, so I think I know what I'm doing with the rest of Tuesday! Apple's new MacBook Pro kicks things up a notch Apple's Unleashed event yesterday launched a new redesigned MacBook Pro, two new chips, the AirPods 3, and a couple of extra surprises.

Android Authority
Daily Authority: Apple's plan to scan your phone's images 🤨

🍕 Good morning! Paula here, covering for Tristan as he eats pizza and pasta and soaks up the sunshine in Italy. It's looking like a pretty announcement-packed week, with Apple's Unleashed event later today and the Pixel launch tomorrow...

Digital Trends
08/11/2021
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 Vs. Galaxy Z Flip 5G | Digital Trends

Can't wait any longer for Samsung Unpacked? There's no need to! Today's the day that the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 will be unveiled - alongside the Z Fold 3 - and this is the perfect time to snap up one of these new foldable phones.

Digital Trends
07/09/2021
The Best Gaming Smartphones for 2021 | Digital Trends

Once mocked as the home of "filthy casuals," mobile gaming has come on in leaps and bounds over the last few years, with games like Genshin Impact, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: Mobile, and Fortnite showing that the humble smartphone can provide just as much enjoyment as the console parked in front of the TV.

Digital Trends
04/27/2021
The Best iPad Pro 12.9 (2021) Cases and Covers | Digital Trends

With its Macbook-level M1 chip, mini-LED display, and 5G support, the new iPad Pro 12.9 (2021) looks amazing. It's available for pre-order now from Apple. You could find yourself spending over $2,000 if you opt for the 2TB version with 5G - and you're going to want to protect your investment.

Digital Trends
04/12/2021
Common Samsung Galaxy S8 Problems and How to Fix Them

It may be a few years old now, but the Samsung Galaxy S8 is still an excellent smartphone — and it’s also still fairly expensive, meaning you have every right to expect it to work properly out of the box. Sadly, however, technical hitches are a reality for every device. We’ve been listening to user feedback and we’ve put together a list of common Galaxy S8 problems, with advice on how to work around or fix them. One problem you definitely don’t want to have, though, is a dent in the frame...

Movavi
Top 10 Best Slow-Motion Video Apps

Whether you make videos for your own enjoyment or share them on sites like Facebook and YouTube, what happens if you want to make your video in slow-motion? In this article, we'll explain what slow-motion video is and how to shoot slow-motion video on your smartphone - then we'll take you through some of the best slow-motion video editors and apps around.

Movavi
10 Best OBS Alternatives | Recommended 2021

Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) is popular open-source software for streaming and screen recording. But what if you're looking for programs like OBS and you're not sure which to use? Don't worry - we've picked 10 best OBS alternatives for recording and streaming and prepared an overview of each program.

Digital Trends
04/23/2021
What Is Citizen? The Safety App Explained | Digital Trends

With so much going on in the news lately, more of us than ever before want to get the real story on what's happening in our cities, while ensuring we stay safe. News apps are great, but when it comes to staying safe and informed, we need something more immediate.

Digital Trends
03/19/2021
Which Apps Share Your Data the Most | Digital Trends

We use apps daily - and there's not much we do online without them, from banking and tracking our fitness to chatting with friends and playing games. If you're wondering just how private the data you share with these apps really is - and which ones share that information the most - keep reading.

Digital Trends
03/22/2021
How to Switch from Samsung Cloud to OneDrive | Digital Trends

Storing all your photos, videos, and files on your device just isn't practical these days, particularly if you have a smartphone that doesn't have a microSD card slot - not to mention if you lose your phone, your data is gone forever.

Skyscanner's Travel Blog
03/17/2021
Pick a country and we'll tell you a random fact about it | Skyscanner's Travel Blog

Most of us are longing for a holiday right now - and if you're anything like us, you're already planning where to go once travel is possible again. But how to satisfy your wanderlust from home in the meantime? While you're planning and dreaming, it's a great time to brush up on your destination knowledge.

Digital Trends
03/17/2021
7 Podcasts to Listen to During Women's History Month | Digital Trends

March is Women's History Month, and what better way to honor it than by brushing up on your knowledge of remarkable women throughout history? From those you've heard about before - like Emmeline Pankhurst, Rosa Parks, and Helen Keller - to lesser-known inspirational figures that changed the course of history forever, and those who are shaping history today, there are some truly eye-opening tales of women's achievements covered in these podcasts.

Digital Trends
03/25/2021
The Best Dating Apps for Women in 2021 | Digital Trends

For women, online dating can feel like a bit of a minefield. From receiving unsolicited pics and messages to being harassed or verbally abused on dating apps, the world of online dating sometimes seems like a far from safe place.

Digital Trends
03/17/2021
The Best Task Management Apps for Android and iOS | Digital Trends

Whether you freelance and have always worked from home full time, have found yourself working at home during the pandemic (like 42% of workers across the U.S.), or often take your work home with you - even though you know you shouldn't - good communication with your work colleagues is vital to feeling like part of the team.

Digital Trends
03/04/2021
10 Podcasts to Listen to During Black History Month and Beyond | Digital Trends

Black History Month may have just ended for another year, but learning about Black history, culture, and the Black experience is something you can do every day of the year. There are some fantastic podcasts out there that take a deep dive into topics ranging from empowerment to adversity and racial disparity, some set in the present day and others covering important aspects of history.

Digital Trends
02/24/2021
Best iOS games you can play offline

When you're bored while waiting for an appointment or while riding public transit where the signal might be spotty, but you don't want to use up your data, why not enjoy a game you can play without an internet connection? There are plenty of options available on iOS in nearly any genre you prefer.

Digital Trends
03/01/2021
The Best 5G Phones for Verizon | Digital Trends

There's no time like right now to buy a 5G phone. 5G network coverage is expanding across the U.S. - and the world - at an impressive rate, so if the 5G rollout has yet to hit your town or city, it likely will soon.

Digital Trends
02/12/2021
The Best Podcasts of 2021 | Digital Trends

Whatever you're into, from tech and video game chat to world news and politics or true crime, there are plenty of specialized interest shows to choose from, ensuring podcasts have become some of the most beloved entertainment and educations mediums worldwide. With so many podcasts available, there's no way that you can listen to all of them.

Digital Trends
02/24/2021
The Best Dating Apps for 2021 | Digital Trends

Whether you've been online dating for what feels like forever or are totally new to the search for love - or a date - online, there's no denying dating apps are growing in popularity. In these strange, uncertain times, searching for your significant other, online speed dating, or simply connecting with locals you may not have encountered yet through dating apps have become normal everyday activities.

Digital Trends
02/03/2021
So Which Are the Latest iPads? We Break It Down | Digital Trends

If you've recently decided to get yourself a new iPad, you may be left a bit overwhelmed by all of the models that are available. You'd be forgiven for not even being sure which model is the newest. To the untrained eye, they often look nearly identical.

Digital Trends
03/03/2021
The Best To-Do Apps for Android and iOS | Digital Trends

Do you often find yourself procrastinating, putting off things you know you need to do, or worse, forgetting those important tasks until it's too late? Forget setting countless Alexa reminders and losing hastily scribbled to-do list notes - there are plenty of to-do list apps for Android and iOS that can help you to get organized and tick off your tasks.

Digital Trends
03/04/2021
The Best Therapy Apps for Android and IOS | Digital Trends

If you're struggling with anxiety, depression, or any other issues, talking to friends and family is one of the best things you can do - but if you need a little more support, what happens if you can't find a therapist near you, or get to one?

Digital Trends
12/09/2020
iPad Air 4 vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 | Digital Trends

If you've been hankering for a new tablet but have your eye on both the new iPad Air 4 and Samsung's Galaxy Tab S7, how do you know which to go for? Sometimes it's not as simple as asking yourself " iOS or Android?" - and that's where we come in.

Digital Trends
02/01/2021
The Best Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus Cases and Covers | Digital Trends

Boasting a 6.7-inch screen with a 120Hz refresh rate and a powerful Snapdragon 888 processor, there's plenty to look forward to when it comes to the Galaxy S21 Plus. If you've already pre-ordered Samsung's latest flagship, the last thing you want is to risk damaging it, which is why it makes sense to invest in a protective case for your new device.

Digital Trends
10/28/2020
The Best Halloween Apps and Games for a Spook-tacular October 31 | Digital Trends

It's true that Halloween this year looks a bit different for many of us - depending on where you live, trick or treating or Halloween parties might be out for 2020 - but that doesn't mean you can't decorate the house, stock up on candy, and get into the spirit of things with a spine-tingling costume.

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03/02/2021
The Best Samsung Smartphones for Every Budget and Need | Digital Trends

Looking for the best Samsung phones? Samsung's lines, particularly the well-regarded Galaxy series, include a wide range of models for different types of users and there's something to suit all budgets. Picking one out on your own can be hard, but we've fully tested the range to create our list of the best Samsung smartphones.

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09/10/2020
Which Smartphone Has the Best Battery Life? | Digital Trends

Smartphones exist to make our lives easier, offering a wide variety of functions that help to simplify daily life while helping us stay connected to each other. These daily connections and simplifications have become essential to our everyday lives.

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02/05/2021
The Best Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Cases and Covers | Digital Trends

If you've pre-ordered a Samsung Galaxy S20 FE (Fan Edition) then you probably can't wait to enjoy its 6.5-inch Super AMOLED screen with 120Hz refresh rate and 5G connectivity. Whichever of the six gorgeous colors you went for - from Cloud Orange to Cloud Lavender - your new Galaxy phone needs superb protection against drops and bumps.

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12/10/2020
The Best Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Screen Protectors | Digital Trends

If you've been lucky enough to get your hands on a Samsung Galaxy S20 FE, then the first thing you'll notice is its gorgeous 6.5-inch screen with a 2400 x 1800 resolution and 120Hz refresh rate. Although the S20 FE is a little more affordable than the flagship S20 range, it will still cost you around $700.

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01/21/2021
The Best Android and iOS Apps for Learning Japanese | Digital Trends

The start of a new year is the perfect time to learn something new - like a language! Learning any new language can prove challenging, and Japanese is no exception. Not only do you need to learn to speak fluently, but there's also the issue of learning hiragana, katakana, and kanji so that you can write in Japanese - but more on that later.

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02/05/2021
What Is Amazon Kindle Unlimited? | Digital Trends

Whether you're a bookworm or an occasional reader, many of us have been reading voraciously during recent times - and regardless of whether you're a "real book" or e-book fan, all that reading can make a hefty dent in your budget. Luckily, Amazon created Kindle Unlimited.

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02/12/2021
How to Turn Off 5G on a Samsung Phone | Digital Trends

It doesn't feel like a long time since Samsung introduced its first device featuring 5G, the Galaxy S10. Flash forward to today, and you'll find 5G connectivity across many Samsung phones, from the newly launched S21 range to the midrange A71 5G and A51 5G models.

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02/01/2021
The Best Walkie-Talkie Apps for Android and iOS | Digital Trends

If watching the kids in Stranger Things communicate via walkie-talkie left you wishing it was still the 80s, we've got some good news. Walkie-talkie apps bring all the excitement of walkie-talkie chat to your smartphone, allowing you to talk to your friends, send them messages, and leave voicemails.

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02/09/2021
The Best iPhone 12 Pro Max Cases | Digital Trends

We like big phones and we cannot lie ... and the new iPhone 12 Pro Max certainly doesn't fall short of expectations with its 6.7-inch screen. Apple's newest and largest iPhone is here, and its extra screen real estate calls for some serious protection, so a case is a must.

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11/05/2020
The Best Dating Apps for Dating During the Coronavirus Pandemic | Digital Trends

By the end of March 2020, 32 out of 50 U.S. states were in lockdown - and on Sunday, March 29, there were more swipes on Tinder than on any other day in the app's history. Fast forward eight months and the world is a very different place as we all adjust to the “new normal,” with no signs of social distancing going anywhere soon.

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04/20/2021
The Best Free Kindle Books on Amazon Prime | Digital Trends

If you're an existing Amazon Prime member, did you know you already have access to Prime Reading? Whether you're a self-confessed bookworm or just like to read on your morning commute, Prime Reading offers unlimited access to a selection of over one thousand e-books, audiobooks, magazines, and comic books to keep you entertained.

Digital Trends
02/01/2021
The Best Free Kindle Books for 2021 | Digital Trends

With Amazon's Kindle, you can tote around a book for your every mood and location, all day every day, without putting a load on your back or shoulder. Engage in a little light reading for the checkout counter, a serious engrossing work for the airport lounge, catch-up reading for your school assignments on the train, or something to occupy you at the cafe.

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10/02/2020
The Best Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Cases and Covers | Digital Trends

If you've pre-ordered a Samsung Galaxy S20 FE (Fan Edition) then you probably can't wait to enjoy its 6.5-inch Super AMOLED screen with 120Hz refresh rate and 5G connectivity. Whichever of the six gorgeous colors you went for - from Cloud Orange to Cloud Lavender - your new Galaxy phone needs superb protection against drops and bumps.

Digital Trends
11/21/2020
The Best Scary Podcasts To Keep You up All Night | Digital Trends

Halloween may be over for another year, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy being scared. As the dark nights roll in, fall is the perfect time for Gothic novels, spooky horror movies, and, of course, hauntingly good podcasts - mug of pumpkin-spiced chai optional.

Techpost
03/30/2020
Here's What Games to Play While You're Social Distancing Due to Coronavirus...

If you're a gamer, chances are you're already making the most of social-distancing to play some old favorites and new releases. For those new to gaming, there's plenty to keep you busy right now. If you can't get your hands on a Nintendo Switch and Animal Crossing - one of the most popular consoles and ...

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06/13/2020
The Best Games from Sony's Future of Gaming Event

Hopefully you caught Sony's postponed Future of Gaming event on June 11th, either via live stream or on catch-up. With so many great games revealed for the PS5, I'm really starting to feel excited about getting my hands on the console when it's released! In case you missed the show, here are some of the ...

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05/19/2020
Here's What's Coming to Xbox Game Pass in May 2020

If you're wondering what to play on Game Pass this month, or you've exhausted the library of existing games, we've got some good news. There are plenty of new, exciting games hitting the Xbox Game Pass library for May, and we've lined up some of the best right here.

Techpost
02/14/2020
Desert Island Gadgets: What Would You Pack?

Coming back from holiday this week, I found myself daydreaming of sun-drenched shores on a desert island. How much simpler would life be, I wondered, if I was far from civilization and had all the time in the world to relax? Then my smartphone beeped, letting me know it needed charging.

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04/05/2020
Big Brother is Watching You...

"Big Brother is watching you." So says George Orwell's dystopian masterpiece, 1984. If you've never read it, now seems like the perfect time, with our current reality eerily mirroring Orwell's tale of surveillance. Yesterday Russia announced turning to facial recognition software to tackle the spread of coronavirus, while authorities worldwide are taking advantage of the ...

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Exploring Edinburgh Itinerary Old Town | Parliament House Hotel

We hope you slept well and had a hearty breakfast, as we've got day two of your Edinburgh itinerary for your three-day trip to Edinburgh. Today we'll be showing you the best things to do in Edinburgh's Old Town, come rain or shine!

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Sightseeing in Edinburgh City Centre New Town | Parliament House Hotel

When it comes to sightseeing in Edinburgh city centre, it can be hard to know where to start. There's so much to see and do. So if you're spending the weekend here, we've lined up three perfect days in Edinburgh for you. With the best places to see, visit, eat and drink.

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Explore Edinburgh Itinerary Leith and Beyond | Parliament House Hotel

Whether you're here to explore Edinburgh for the first time or a repeat visitor, it's possible to see many of the city's most popular attractions when you visit in three days. On day three of our itinerary, we'll visit Leith, see the Royal Yacht Britannia and explore the Botanic Gardens, after a hearty breakfast at the hotel.

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03/16/2020
Contemplate the cosmos on this Welsh astro-tourism trail | Skyscanner's Travel Blog

The Cambrian Mountains destination of Wales recently opened a new astro-tourism trail that promises visitors more stars than an Oscars’ afterparty. Following the region’s recent accolade as one of the top spots in the country for stargazing, with six sites awarded Dark Sky Discovery Status, the new trail covers a distance of over 50 miles and is the perfect place to catch a glimpse of the North Star, The Great Plough and Orion.

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03/08/2021
12 of the best beaches in Scotland | Skyscanner's Travel Blog

This year more of us than ever before are looking forward to getting away from it all. And where better to head to than Scotland? Although you can't travel right now due to the nationwide lockdown, when things start to open up again the best beaches in Scotland are waiting for you - remote, unspoilt coves, many known only to locals.

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01/31/2020
How to be an eco-traveller (and still have it all) | Skyscanner's Travel Blog

Do your bit to combat over-tourism by ditching the bucket-list, things-to-do-before-you-die mentality and blazing your own trail somewhere less obvious. Macchu Picchu is not the only fascinating ruin in Peru and Thailand has swathes of glorious, untouched coastline. If you have your heart set on going to a tourist honeypot, at least go outside peak season.

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08/12/2020
Unexpected destinations to visit after coronavirus | Skyscanner

If you're one of the many of us who's cancelled their foreign travel plans to enjoy a staycation in the UK this summer, chances are you're missing the sunshine of exotic destinations. But when things do get back to normal, where will you be heading?

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11/10/2020
Staycation rules and ideas in the UK | Skyscanner's Travel Blog

Stuck at home dreaming of golden sandy beaches or bustling exotic markets? There may not be guaranteed sunshine, but you can still enjoy a staycation in the UK this year. Because rules are constantly changing, you're probably wondering where you can travel to right now, and whether staycations are allowed in your area.

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01/20/2021
COVID-19 Visa Requirements and Travel Rules For UK Passport Holders

This past year has brought a lot of uncertainty over travel, with more people than ever before enjoying a staycation in the UK compared to boarding a flight to sunnier climes. While the UK is currently in lockdown, with only absolutely essential travel allowed, many travellers are wondering about passport and visa requirements, and travel rules that will apply once it's safe to travel again.

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02/12/2021
All you need to know about PCR tests for travel | Skyscanner

If you're planning a trip this coming year - or if you need to travel right now for essential reasons - you'll need to be clued up about COVID-19 PCR tests for travel. Rules and regulations surrounding travel are constantly changing, and can seem a little daunting.

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01/22/2020
Travel Trends for 2020 | Skyscanner's Travel Blog

As the climate crisis gains momentum, it should come as no surprise that one of the top travel trends for 2020 is eco-conscious travel. Choosing our ' Greener Choice ' flights helps ensure you're travelling on a flight that produces less CO2 than the average for that route.