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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 prepare your smartphone or tablet for Android L: can you upgrade to Android L, and should you upgrade to Android L?

Advice about how to prepare for the release of Android L, including installation tips and advice about whether you should upgrade or not. Plus:…

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The 25 best movies and TV shows to watch on Amazon Prime Instant Video in the UK, including Mad Men and The Walking Dead

Here we outline the 25 best films and TV series to watch on Amazon Prime Instant Video in the UK.

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LG G3 vs LG G3 Stylus smartphone comparison: What's the difference between the LG G3 and the LG G3 Stylus?

We compare the LG G3 with its upstart cheaper sibling the LG G3 Stylus. Here's our LG G3 vs LG G3 Stylus smartphone comparison review.

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Nokia Lumia 530 review: £60 smartphone offers decent build and performance, awful screen and storage, poor camera

The Lumia 530 is Nokia and Microsoft's latest cheap smartphone. It is good in parts, poor in others. Here's our Nokia Lumia 530 review, with Lumia…

News: 
Dragon Age: Inquisition UK release date, UK price, available formats. Plus: what is Dragon Age: Inquisition?

Everything you need to know about Dragon Age: Inquisition. Dragon Age: Inquisition UK release date, Dragon Age: Inquisition UK price, Dragon Age:…

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WiLD for PS4 details: features, Share Play, screenshots, video, release date - what is WiLD? A continent-sized game you can share with friends that is set to take the PS4 streets ahead of the Xbox One

WiLD is an online survival game announced at Gamescom by Michel Ancel. WiLD is a PS4 exclusive designed to take advantage of new sharing…

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Just Cause 3 release date, UK price, formats, rumours: Just Cause 3 set to launch summer 2015

We sift through the rumours to bring you the latest Just Cause 3 release date, price and platforms info. Stay tuned and we'll update this page as…

Features: 
How to delete browsing history on iPad: clear iPad browsing history using Safari or Settings

There are two ways to delete browsing history on iPad running iOS 7 - one via the Safari web browser itself, and the other using the Settings app.…

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A laptop, a tablet, and a desktop PC: the Surface Pro 3 is good, but not great, at all of the above

The Surface Pro 3 is a laptop, a tablet, and a desktop PC. It's good, but not great, at all of the above. But do people want a good all-rounder,…

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2014 MacBook Pro vs MacBook Air comparison review: Apple laptop buying advice UK

The MacBook Air and the Retina MacBook Pro are portable, beautiful and high-performance laptops. But there is a £250 price difference between the…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
Should you pay for internet security?

It isn't. The word to which I refer was in the comment that was deleted, and it was deleted automatically because we have filters set up to catch…

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

Price and value are very inportant2, in our view.

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

Best guess (and it is a guess) is March next year: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/new... In the mean time, I can personally recommend the LG G3. But…

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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.…

Features: 
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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