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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: 
How to play poker online: How to use an online poker site. How to play Texas Hold 'Em, and what are the best hands in poker?

We explain how to play poker. How to use an online poker site. How to play Texas Hold 'Em, and what are the best hands in poker.

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Cybook Ocean review: well-built eReader offers huge 8-inch display, but costs too much for such a buggy device

The Cybook Ocean from Bookeen is an eReader with a difference: that difference being a large 8in display that makes it as big as a paperback book.…

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Lumia 830 review: mid-priced 5in Windows smartphone offers good battery life, decent build and camera. But performance is poor

The Lumia 830 is a mid-priced 5in Windows smartphone, offering good battery life, decent build and camera, and mediocre performer. Find out more…

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When will my phone get Android Lollipop? Android L upgrade news for Samsung, Sony, HTC, LG, Asus and more

Find out when your Android phone will get the Lollipop upgrade. Android Lollipop upgrade information for Samsung, Sony, LG, HTC and more. When…

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16 best antivirus for PC and laptop UK: 2014/2015's best antivirus for protection, performance value, and best free antivirus

The 16 best antivirus programs for your PC or laptop in the UK in 2014/2015. Antivirus reviews, tests and ratings. Best Windows antivirus.

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Windows 10 release date, price, features: Consumer Preview coming in January with Cortana

Microsoft has unveiled Windows 10, making available a 'Technical Preview' which is available to anyone who wants to download and try it. Here's…

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LG G3 headphones/aux problem: Headphones volume keeps dropping out on LG G3 - 5 fixes for LG G3 headphones issue

We outline five fixes and workarounds for issues with the LG G3's headphones socket. Volume dropping out when using your LG G3 with headphones?…

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Apple iPhone 6 review: a bigger screen makes this the best iPhone ever, but it's not the best smartphone you can buy

The iPhone 6 is a well-built, beautifully designed smartphone. It has a good - if not great - display, and is a top performer. Find out if you…

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OnePlus One review: bargain flagship Android is best deal smartphone of 2014, and now you can buy it without an invitation

The OnePlus One is a £229 smartphone with £600 specs. Is the OnePlus One a bargain? Read our OnePlus One review to find out. Features: OnePlus One…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


News: 
Microsoft set to launch a smartwatch to rival Android Wear and iWatch

The 'guy' is the author. A girl. Everyday sexism. And I defy you to find a better article on the subject. The headline is fair, the article very…

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Xperia Z3 vs iPhone 6 comparison review: Sony slaps Apple in a flagship smartphone face off - but both face challenges in a competitive market

The comparison is unbiased John. I didn't intend to rant, and if it came across in such a way i failed. But I do resent being accused of…

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40 upcoming consumer tech products you should be most excited about

Ha! Please don't harm yourself! Thanks for a classy and funny reply. And for the record we do need to change site design to make things clearer.…

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40 upcoming consumer tech products you should be most excited about

There are seven smartphones, Rosko. One of them is an iPhone. So I presume you are accusing us of being biased toward Android?

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Lumia 830 review: mid-priced 5in Windows smartphone offers good battery life, decent build and camera. But performance is poor

In which case I didn't express my experience well enough. Anything graphics intensive was laggy. Including maps.Didn't test the gloves thing, and…

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Android 4.5 release date and features: When will the next version of Android (Lollipop) come out?

Perhaps you could illuminate us to some of those many levels?

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Group test: what's the best Windows phone?

The reviews all contain hardware tests. And I'm not sure how it can be out of date - it covers the current market.

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