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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


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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…

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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,…

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6 great things we want to see in the Sony Xperia Z3: faster, thinner, stronger, cheaper. Oh, and with a better camera

Dear Sony. We're excited about the upcoming Xperia Z3. But to make us *really* excited, we have a few requests. Here are six great things we want…

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Why Amazon's Fire Phone shows that Kindle Fire failed (and that Fire Phone will fail too)

The Amazon Fire Phone launch tells us that technology's most disruptive company is caught in too minds. The Kindle Fire must be failing, and the…

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How to get Amazon Fire Phone in the UK: why can't you buy the Amazon Fire Phone in the UK?

How to buy the Amazon Fire Phone in the UK, why you can't buy the Fire Phone in the UK (and why you really shouldn't bother).

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Amazon Fire Phone launch as it happened: Amazon launches amazing new smartphone with facial recognition and 3D features

Enjoy again our coverage from Seattle, as Jeff Bezos launched Amazon's Fire Phone. It's a 4.7in phone with access to Amazon's store and a host of…

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Unlock phone: How to use any SIM in your phone - unlock iPhone or Android and save money

How to unlock your phone so that it can take any SIM. How to use any SIM in your iPhone, Android or Windows Phone.

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Samsung Galaxy Premiere 2014 video: Galaxy Tab S launch as it happened, watch as new Galaxy tablets launch

Watch video coverage of the Samsung Galaxy Premiere event from New York. Watch the Galaxy Premiere event, 2014, as Samsung launches the Galaxy Tab…

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2014 Fifa World Cup Brazil game review: solid gameplay and accurate teams make for best World Cup simulation game

The World Cup kicks off tonight and, although you might not be there, you can still join in. Play your way to World Cup glory with 2014 Fifa World…

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VBox XTi 3340 review: TV gateway device lets you watch all of your TV, all over the house

The VBox XTi 3340 is a set top box that is part media streamer, part DVR and part Freeview receiver. It lets you watch all of your TV wherever you…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 hands-on review: High-res tablet takes aim at iPad mini 2 and Nexus 7

Fair enough. We're in the process of building a new site. Can't reduce the ads, but can improve the experience. And, for the record, we…

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Group test: what's the best antivirus?

Leaving all of that aside, because I have addressed it elsewhere and - honestly - I think this is a situation to which people bring prejudice. But…

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What is Black Friday: What you need to know about Apple and Amazon's Black Friday 2013

Usually pretty good. Depends on the individual deal, just keep an eye on the blog. It will be updated all week.

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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

No. Because that is completely different, and would be an utterly facile thing to do.

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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

Me; this website; this site's publishers IDG; Apple; or Sony? Exactly which of the above are you accusing of corruption and breaking UK law? I…

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10 best Facebook games of June 2014

Grow up Niall. Of course it was an accusation, and of course it was false. With monotonous regularity keyboard warriors see fit to accuse author…

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4 things we hate about Windows 10: The worst things about Microsoft's new Windows

We'll I presumed that if you dole it out as often as you do, you can also take it! Apologies though. I presume people know that because I am a mod…

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4 things we hate about Windows 10: The worst things about Microsoft's new Windows

Oh grow up. It says that I was moderating comments from my ipad.For the record I am writing this from my Android phone, and i generally work from…

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