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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: 
47% of men 'would give up sex for a 50in plasma TV'

According to a Comet poll that questioned 2,000 people, 47 percent of UK men would give up sex for six months to bag a 50in plasma TV set.

News: 
PC Advisor's 30 great Valentine's day gifts

It's not too late spoil your loved one this 14 February. Whether you're aiming to woo a new flame or simply keep the home fires burning, we've got…

News: 
Evesham Technology on the brink?

Evesham Technology may be about to finally cease trading, after PC Advisor received complaints from readers suggesting that the troubled PC maker…

Features: 
Virgin Media cleared of lying over ADSL speeds

The Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) has dismissed accusations that a Virgin Media broadband ad suggested DSL ISPs lie about the speed and…

Features: 
BBC investigates Nintendo DS for 'racism'

The BBC's Watchdog team is investigating the Nintendo DS game 'Dr Kawashima's Brain Training' and its apparent inability to recognise regional…

Features: 
Google bosses in three-way love romp

Google's top brass has pledged to stay together forever. Well, for 20 years anyway - and you'd get less for murder.

Features: 
AVG aims to make web surfing safe again

As well as the usual antivirus, antispyware and firewall protection, AVG 8.0 - the upcoming internet security suite from AVG - aims to make…

Features: 
XP marks the spot for a better Vista

Remember the date: June 30 2008. That’s when Microsoft plans to sell its last ever Windows XP licences. From that point on it’s Vista…

Features: 
Sony to launch white PlayStation 3 in the UK?

Sony plans to launch its ceramic white PlayStation 3 console in the UK and around the world after it proved a hit in Japan. Well, probably.

Features: 
Lecturer bans students from Google and Wikipedia

Professor Tara Brabazon, a media studies lecturer from the University of Brighton (apparently there is such an institution), has banned students…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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

It's extremely arrogant of you to assume that you are the exclusive arbiter of what is- and what isn't sexist. And yet here we are. By all means…

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

Actually, I'd argue that sexism is very dull! But I take the point you are trying to make, and agree that avoiding prejudice is never po-faced. I…

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, I take and respect your point, and I thank you for your contribution. But I do think you are being needlessly po-faced about this. I would…

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

Not at all. I was genuinely confused, and interested. I'm not trying to fight you here. Tell me what is so wrong with my response.

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

Where to begin? Actually, I won't bother. I think everyone can see that your comment isn't worth a second of their time. Hilarious username, though.

Features: 
What happens to smart heating when the internet is broken, there's a power outage, or the batteries run out?

Crikey. I would imagine not, but we really are beyond my knowledge now!

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