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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: 
Mac OS X Leopard: good news for Windows Vista?

Whether you're a dyed-in-the wool Mac fan or Windows 'til you die, you have to admit that Apple OS launches lack the hysteria of Microsoft's…

Review: 
Philips Bluetooth Stereo Headset SHB6102/05

The Philips Bluetooth Stereo Headset comprises smart-looking shiny black headphones and a Bluetooth dongle with a standard 3.5mm jack.

Features: 
Sky in hot water over Virgin-baiting advert

A Sky+ advert that mocks Virgin Media's apparent practice of offering good deals only to new customers has been attacked by the ASA (Advertising…

Review: 
V-Moda Vibe Modafones in-ear headphones

At £50 the V-Moda Vibe headphones aren't exactly cheap, but you could spend a lot more than this on headphones and not hear any better audio.

Features: 
First look: HP Photosmart A826 photo printer

Last night I had a play with the HP Photosmart A826 Home Photo Centre. A cool-looking and petite photo printer, the HP Photosmart A826's standout…

Features: 
Virgin ducks Sky to focus on broadband

Virgin Media has decided to focus on faster broadband speeds in its battle to win customers from rivals such as Sky. It's Branson's browsing in…

Review: 
Parrot Photo Viewer 7in

The Parrot Photo Viewer 7in stands out from the current crop of digital photo frames because it has Bluetooth connectivity.

Features: 
It's official: Microsoft embraces Open Source

The Open Source Initiative has (finally) approved two "shared source" licences submitted by Microsoft. So Microsoft is now officially Open Source,…

Features: 
And finally... ITN gets YouTube channel

It's official: Sir Trevor needs to dust down his best internet suit. ITN is to launch a YouTube channel.

Features: 
HMV offers in-store gaming for harassed husbands

Saturday afternoons spent trailing the wife around clothes shops may soon be a thing of the past, thanks to HMV.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
How to download YouTube videos to your iPhone or iPod touch

Pointing out problems is, of course, important and appreciate. And if I am 'snotty' I'd hope it was only in response to rudeness encountered.…

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Facebook Messenger app isn't evil & it's not about to spy on you

I've tried to converse with you rationally. You are a boring trouble causer and your username is offensive. So I'm going to ban you. Life is too…

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Windows Phone: The best platform you should never use

I think nothing of the sort. I just presumed that when you said goodbye several crushingly boring posts ago you were going to do the decent thing…

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Facebook Messenger app isn't evil & it's not about to spy on you

The suggestion that the author was paid to write this article on behalf of Facebook is 100 percent the suggestion that she is corrupt. She is paid…

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Facebook Messenger app isn't evil & it's not about to spy on you

'Not a direct one'. Hardly the point. Dissension and disagreement are entirely welcome. The lazy suggestion that someone is on the take is not…

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Facebook Messenger app isn't evil & it's not about to spy on you

But I haven't, at any point, said there is nothing to worry about. For what it is worth, I personally don't use Facebook Messenger. I commented on…

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Windows Phone: The best platform you should never use

Still here? One thing I've learnt over the years is that if you are going to flounce out, it is best to close the door behind you. As to the…

Features: 
Android 4.5 release date and features: When will the next version of Android (Lollipop) come out?

I think we're in different countries Robert (not many NASA employees in the UK), but we take and appreciate your point!

Features: 
What's the fastest smartphone 2014: Processor, graphics, web performance comparison

http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/new... http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/new... We publish dozens of stories every day. The most popular ones are about…

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Facebook Messenger app isn't evil & it's not about to spy on you

No, I am saying nothing of the sort. I merely objected to the suggestion that the author of this story was somehow in the pay of Facebook.

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