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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


Review: 
Samsung Gear Live review: Android Wear smartwatch is decent value, but I still wouldn't buy

The Samsung Gear Live is a relatively inexpensive smartwatch that runs Android Wear. Is it worth your wearing? Find out in our Samsung Gear Live…

Review: 
Amazon Fire Phone vs iPhone 6 comparison: Cheaper Fire Phone is great for watching and shopping, but not much else

Find out why the iPhone 6 will offer better value than the Amazon Fire Phone for only some users, in our Amazon Fire Phone vs iPhone 6 comparison,…

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4 ways to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone: get Android phone numbers and emails on to new iPhone

How to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone. Move Android contacts to your new iPhone.

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Lumia 535 vs Moto E comparison: the best cheap smartphone you can buy

We compare two great, cheap smartphones: the Lumia 535 and the Moto E. Which is the best cheap smartphone you can buy right now? Read our Lumia…

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FIFA 15 review: come for the gameplay, stay for the experience in a game of two halves

FIFA 15 offers the most realistic gameplay of any FIFA game, now sufficient to rival traditional enemy Pro Evo. We love FIFA 15, and our FIFA 15…

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Why free Office for iPad makes the Windows PC more important, and sticks it to Google Docs

Office is now free for all iPhone-, iPad and Android users. Here's why Microsoft made Office free - and why that move makes sense.

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Office for iPad, iPhone and Android FAQs: how to use Office on your phone or tablet - and now for FREE!

Everything you need to know about Office for iPad, Office for iPhone and Office for Android. Including how to get Office for iPad for free, how to…

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Fitbit Charge HR vs Microsoft Band comparison: two souped-up activity trackers set to take on smartwatches - the Microsoft Band offers more, but is more expensive

We compare the Microsoft Band with Fitbit's upcoming Fitbit Charge HR activity tracker. Which is the best wearable for you? Read our Fitbit Charge…

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How to publish an eBook: how to publish a book on Kindle, iBooks and more - publish your book for free

A step-by-step guide to publishing an eBook on Amazon Kindle, Apple iBooks and more.

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10 ways anyone can give better presentations using PowerPoint: tips for giving better presentations

You have to give a presentation, and you need advice. You've come to the right place. In this article we offer tips on giving a great presentation…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
How to use System Restore to fix a Windows 8 PC or laptop

This explains our position (which may change): http://www.techadvisor.co.uk/o...

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How to stop autoplaying ads, videos and media on web pages: stop videos autoplaying in Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer

Yes, we certainly do. This explains our current thinking, but it is constantly up for review: http://www.techadvisor.co.uk/o...

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Apple Watch vs Huawei Watch comparison preview: What's the difference?

Certain irony in the punctuation in this post.

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Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z4 comparison: What to expect from the smartphone market leaders in 2015

So we should never compare any products unless it is Samsung and Apple? Odd viewpoint.

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How to manually upgrade an Android smartphone or tablet

'Full of links to other parts of the site' is an odd criticism!

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Oculus Rift release date, specs and features: Oculus Rift set to change the way we play, how we experience events and places

No idea what that means. I'm gonna presume it was a compliment. Thanks!

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Group test: what's the best security software?

Which would be okay for most, and fine in your case because you understand what you are doing and can make an informed decision. But this list is…

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