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Matt Egan

Matt Egan

Matt Egan is editor-in-chief of PC Advisor, having worked for the UK's best-read technology magazine and website since 2003. A passionate technology fan who writes on subjects as diverse as internet security, social media and Windows, in his spare time Matt enjoys playing football (badly) and singing in a band (also badly).


 

Articles by Matt Egan


Features: 
The 26 best headphones of 2014: the best sets of earbuds and headphones for iPhone, iPad, Android and more

We review the top 26 headphones you can buy in the UK right now. Get the most for your money with our best headphones for your smartphone or tablet.

Video: 
3 of the best portable chargers: a solar power charger, a hand-cranked charger, and how to charge your phone by fire

How to keep your smartphone and tablet charged when you are away from the mains. Three great portable chargers that keep smartphones charged when…

Features: 
What is Google Domains? How to get a Google Domain - Google's domain-name registration service

What is Google Domains? How to get a Google Domain. Google Domains launches as invite-only domain-registration service.

Features: 
Best colour laser printers of 2014: best laser printers for value, speed and accuracy

The best colour laser printers you can buy in the UK in 2014.

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Why you shouldn't buy an iPhone 3G or iPhone 3GS: iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS buying advice

We examine the value of iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS smartphones. Is it still worth buying an old iPhone? Here's our iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS buying…

Features: 
Best scanners of 2014: Scanner reviews, scanners buying advice - what's the best scanner for my business?

The best scanners of 2014. PC Advisor reviews the best scanners you can buy in the UK today. Best scanners reviews.

Review: 
iT7s2 review: wireless Bluetooth headset offers acceptable audio - great for working out, cycling and running

The iT7s2 is a Bluetooth headset designed for listening to music when you work out. If you need headphones for running or cycling, check out the…

Features: 
12 best mono laser printers of 2014: fastest and cheapest mono laser printers for your business

The best mono laser printers you can buy in the UK in 2014. Best mono laser printers for speed and value.

Features: 
How to access blocked torrent sites like The Pirate Bay: simple ways to use a VPN to get around ISP block

How to use a VPN to access blocked torrent sites such as The Pirate Bay. How to access The Pirate Bay in the UK.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
What's the fastest smartphone 2014: Processor, graphics, web performance comparison

In fairness to Karly, the multicore score wasn't up when she posted. Not that there were any grounds in the rather hysterical corruption accusations.

Features: 
New Nexus 6 release date, rumoured specs and features: When is the new Nexus 6 coming out?

...of October 13. Yes. The date refers to the month. (This confusion may be a UK/US thing.)

Video: 
5 reasons why PCs are better than Macs: Mac vs Windows PC - which is best?

Irony: you just criticised my writing capabilities in a multi-clause, 31-word sentence. You must be one of those modern journalists you so decry.

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PlayStation 4 beats Xbox One to 3D Blu-ray movie playback

So, to be clear, posters are allowed to be unnecessarily critical, but moderators aren't allowed to point out the underlying bias of such…

Features: 
What's the fastest smartphone 2014: Processor, graphics, web performance comparison

That is a very serious, and false, accusation. You're defaming the author, this publisher, and Samsung. And as I happen to know he accusation is…

Features: 
New Nexus 6 release date, rumoured specs and features: When is the new Nexus 6 coming out?

The word 'rumour' features heavily in the headline.

Features: 
New Nexus 6 release date, rumoured specs and features: When is the new Nexus 6 coming out?

'October 2013'. It's referring to the month. I think we may have some Anglo/US confusion here.

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Thinking robots: The philosophy of artificial intelligence and evolving technology

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