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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: 
Where to buy Samsung Galaxy S5: Galaxy S5 price and UK best deals for Galaxy S5

The Galaxy S5 launches in the UK on 11 April 2014. We find the best UK deals on the Galaxy S5. Here's where to buy the Galaxy S5 in the UK.

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Best free antivirus for Windows PC, laptop or tablet: secure your PC for free

Six great free antivirus programs for Windows PC, laptop and tablet. The best free antivirus for your PC.

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How to sign out of Xbox Games app in Windows 8; use Xbox app with different Microsoft account

We show you how to sign out from the Xbox Games Live app in Windows 8. How to change the account of your Xbox Games app, so that you can use your…

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How to play iOS apps on PC: Run iPhone and iPad apps on your laptop

We show you how to run iPhone- and iPad apps on your laptop or PC. Play iOS apps on Windows, Mac and Linux.

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What should XP users do about the End of Support pop-up? Upgrade to Windows 8, buy a new PC, keep running XP?

Should XP users upgrade to Windows 8? Microsoft thinks so, and it has outlined its argument in a blog post and a 'help' page on its website. Here…

Features: 
Office for iPad, iPhone and Android FAQs: how to use Office on your phone or tablet and how much it costs

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

Review: 
New HTC One M8 vs HTC One mini vs HTC One M7 2014 smartphone comparison review - why you should upgrade to the new HTC One

We compare the new HTC One M8 with the HTC One mini and the original HTC One M7's specs, price, features and software. Read our new HTC One M8 vs…

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New HTC One (M8) release date, specs and features: What you need to know about the new HTC One for 2014

HTC One M8 release date, specs and features. Everything you need to know about the new HTC One M8 - the best phone of 2014?

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Change colour of all folders in Windows 8; Colour code folders in Windows 8 and Windows 7

How to change the colour of folders in Windows 8 and Windows 7. Colour code folders in Windows Explorer to help you work faster.

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How to watch the new HTC One m8 launch live: new HTC One launch live blog and video

How to watch the new HTC One launch live. Follow new HTC One m8 live.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
GTA 5 release date, features, maps and rumours

Click bait? I don't follow. The story totally stacks up.

Features: 
GTA 5 release date, features, maps and rumours

So, what - every story should be aimed at everyone in the world? I appreciate what you are saying, and the way you are saying it. But look at it…

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GTA 5 release date, features, maps and rumours

You are a very rude, dull poster.I believe they have websites in Australia? (I realise you are a little pushed for culture down there but I was I…

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Is it legal to download YouTube videos?

We are - very clearly - not advising any such thing. We're giving you the legal info. What you choose to do with that information is up to you.

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Group test: what's the best smartphone?

So which is it? (And, you know, why?)

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How to use Windows Live Family Safety

Give us a clue: what language is this?

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 vs iPad Air: the big tablets compared

'I'm not being biased in any way'. 'I hate Apple'. Erm...

Review: 
Android L vs iOS 8 comparison preview: Apple vs Google software showdown

Perhaps you'd like to educate us? Currently you've just copied and pasted a bit of an article.

News: 
Windows 8 'Threshold' update will be Windows 9

You're quite right. Apple used to do it semi deliberately, then Samsung took it to a whole new level with the Galaxy S3. Now all tech companies…

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