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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


Video: 
How to install Boot Camp: run Windows 8 or Windows 7 on any Apple Mac

A step-by-step guide to running Windows on any Mac. Here's how to install Boot Camp to run Windows on the Mac.

Features: 
Best backup software 2014: 13 best file- and system backup utilities of 2014

Best backup software reviews. The best free and low-cost backup utilities you can buy in the UK right now.

Features: 
5 most exciting new features in Android L: why Android Lollipop will be a gamechanger for Google

We're excited about Android L. Very excited. Here are five of the most important and cool features of Android L for which we just can't wait. The…

Features: 
The 5 most exciting announcements from Google I/O 2014: Android L, Android Wear news, Android Auto, Chromebooks, and Android TV

We round up the best things we learned at Google I/O 2014 including new Android L, Android Wear news, Google Fit, Android Auto, Chromebooks and…

Features: 
Why TrueCrypt 7.1a is safe to use - Why you can still useTrueCrypt to encrypt sensitive data

Recent events at TrueCrypt.org have led to panic and confusion as to the security of using TrueCrypt to encrypt sensitive files and folders. But…

Features: 
How to listen live to FIFA World Cup 2014: best apps and websites for listening to the World Cup

Where to find the best audio commentaries for the FIFA World Cup. How to listen live to World Cup commentaries via laptop or PC, or on your…

News: 
Android TV release date & new features: What is Android TV? Plus - new features in Android TV

Google TV is dead. Long live Android TV. At the Google I/O 2014 keynote today Google unveiled Android TV. Here's everything you need to know about…

Features: 
How to watch Google I/O keynote live: Find out first with Google I/O live stream and live blog

How to watch a live stream of the Google I/O keynote 2014. PLUS: Google I/O keynote live blog.

Review: 
Galaxy Tab S 10.5 vs Surface Pro 3 comparison: thin and light Samsung great for media, but the Surface Pro 3 will help you get things done

We compare the Surface Pro 3 with the Galaxy Tab S: Microsoft's Windows 8 tablet/laptop and Samsung's latest consumer Android tablet. Here's our…

Features: 
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 release date, price and specs: new Samsung tablet hits UK on 4 July, matches iPad Air, Xperia Z2 on pricing

Samsung has unveiled a new range of Android tablets: the Samsung Galaxy Tab S range. Here we examine the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 release date,…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Review: 
Sony Xperia Z3 vs LG G3 comparison review: Xperia Z3 can't topple the cheaper Quad HD LG G3

It's not a contradiction to say 'there is a lot to like about product a, but we prefer product b'. And no, no we weren't 'bought by LG'. Grow up.

Features: 
Group test: what's the best laptop?

'Swap over them', technically.

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

Well if you think the other article is unbalanced (it isn't) I suggest you make that comment on that story.

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

Different audience. Apple fans on Macworld need a reason not to buy Apple. General tech users on PCA start with a more balanced view.

Review: 
Apple iPad mini 2 Retina vs iPad mini comparison review

Which of course you are entitled to do. If everyone blocks ads the site will quickly disappear, however.

News: 
Tesco to launch 'enhanced' Hudl 2 in 2014

http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/rev... Sent from my iPad

Features: 
Microsoft phone scam: don't be a victim

Hey 'Truthman', I am nothing of the sort. Not least because I am nothing to do with the US, the .co.uk should tell you that. I'm a long way from…

Features: 
What's the best free email service? We compare the top five providers

It is in my profile, which is clearly marked as a Moderator. Or should I start every post with 'as editor in chief...'

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Samsung Galaxy S6 release date, features and specs rumours: When will the Galaxy S6 come out?

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Why people aren't upgrading to iOS 8: new features are for power users, not the average Joe

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Free rocket & space sounds: NASA launches archive of interstellar audio on SoundCloud

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iPad Air 2 review: Insanely fast and alarmingly thin. Speed tests, camera tests, beautiful...