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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: 
Motorola Moto 360 UK release date, price, specs UK: Moto 360 leaks at Best Buy

Motorola is set to launch the Moto 360 smartwatch. Here we explore the latest news and leaks about the Moto 360 release date, price, features and…

Features: 
200 best Android apps for everything: best Android apps for new phones and tablets, must-have Android apps, best Android apps for kids and more...

200 best Android apps for everything. We collected together the best apps for 33 different categories: best Android apps for new phones and…

Video: 
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,…

Review: 
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…

Features: 
How to file UK tax return online: stress-free self-assessment made easy (and why you should trust the tax man)

How to file your UK tax return online. How to use the HMRC website to submit your tax return.

Features: 
Sky Now TV Box vs Apple TV comparison review: What's the best streaming box?

The Sky Now TV Box and Apple TV are very different streaming boxes at constrasting prices and features. Find out which is the best for you in our…

Features: 
How to use a torrent site in the UK. How to access The Pirate Bay and blocked torrent sites: simple ways to use a VPN to get around ISP block

How to use a VPN to access blocked torrent sites such as The Pirate Bay. How to access The Pirate Bay in the UK. How to use a torrent site.

Features: 
How to use System Restore: fix PC problems by rolling back to a working state

System Restore is one of the features that makes Windows worth having - the ability to roll back Windows to a point where you know it was working…

News: 
HTC One M8 Max (Prime/Plus) leaks: release date, specs, UK price, features

We thought it had been suspended, but rumours of an HTC One M8 Prime/Plus are recirculating as the HTC One M8 Max. Here we talk HTC One M8…

Review: 
Surface Pro 3 review: a truly portable laptop, and an acceptable tablet - great engineering but is it what people want?

The Surface Pro 3 is a stunning feat of engineering: the thinnest and lightest of laptops, which also works as a tablet. Here's our Surface Pro 3…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Review: 
2TB Sky+HD box review

Hi Elaine. I am indeed still here (they will have to wheel me out) but I'm afraid I don't know the answer to your question. I suspect it will work…

News: 
HTC to make last Nexus tablet: Nexus 9 release date, price and specs

Again, I disagree: there is plenty of useful information on this page. I don't claim for a second that there is no other page like it on the…

Features: 
New Nexus 6 release date, rumoured specs and features: When is the new Nexus 6 coming out?

Well if you find it let me know. There are plenty of plagiarising sites out there.

Features: 
New Nexus 6 release date, rumoured specs and features: When is the new Nexus 6 coming out?

David, you can argue about all the other points, but I can assure you that 'October 13' means October 2013. That is our house style and has been…

News: 
iPhone 6 release date: When will Apple's next iPhone arrive?

Perhaps (although on this side of the pond a 'douche' is a French shower). I do understand the difference between 'your' and 'you're', however.…

News: 
HTC to make last Nexus tablet: Nexus 9 release date, price and specs

I disagree. There is plenty of good information on this page. But then looking at the general tenor of your comments on other sides, I can see…

Features: 
New Nexus 6 release date, rumoured specs and features: When is the new Nexus 6 coming out?

I do. That's why we cite source and info. So you can make an informed judgment.

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

Well I'm always delighted that anyone would take the time to reply. (And I am mortified that he thought I was genuinely standing on ceremony with…

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