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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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LG G3 headphones/aux problem: Headphones volume keeps dropping out on LG G3 - 5 fixes for LG G3 headphones issue

We outline five fixes and workarounds for issues with the LG G3's headphones socket. Volume dropping out when using your LG G3 with headphones?…

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Apple iPhone 6 review: a bigger screen makes this the best iPhone ever, but it's not the best smartphone you can buy

The iPhone 6 is a well-built, beautifully designed smartphone. It has a good - if not great - display, and is a top performer. Find out if you…

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OnePlus One review: bargain flagship Android is best deal smartphone of 2014, and now you can buy it without an invitation

The OnePlus One is a £229 smartphone with £600 specs. Is the OnePlus One a bargain? Read our OnePlus One review to find out. Features: OnePlus One…

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How to get OnePlus One phone with or without an invite: buy OnePlus One phone without an invite

We explain how to get a OnePlus One phone invite, and how to buy a OnePlus One phone without an invite.

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Best gaming laptops of 2014/2015 UK: the best laptops for games - best games laptops reviews

Best power laptops. Best gaming laptops. We review the best gaming laptops you can buy in the UK in 2014/2015, and offer some general gaming…

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How to spot counterfeit gadgets: 5 ways to tell fake smartphones, tablets and laptops from the genuine article

How to tell if that smartphone, laptop or tablet is a fake. How to spot a counterfeit gadget, and how to avoid buying a dud.

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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.

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32 useful things you can do in Android Developer Options: How to access Android Developer Options

We explain what are Android Developer Options, and show you how to access and enable Android Developer Options on any Android phone or Android…

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10 of the best Raspberry Pi projects for kids: How to teach kids to code, program and compute (and have a great time) with Raspberry Pi

Here are 10 great ways to use your Raspberry Pi with kids and for kids. 10 great projects for children that use the Raspberry Pi.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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Oculus Rift release date, specs and features: Oculus Rift set to change the way we play, how we experience events and places

Good point about my comments. I'll see if i can do that. I deleted his because he was calling me on the phone and spamming comments on the site…

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Which tablet PC should I buy?

Aw. You're funny :-)

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Sennheiser Momentum Black review: bloated bass-focused headphone

He can speak for himself if he wishes to, and you are entitled to your opinion. I just hate it when people accuse good guys of taking bribes.

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iPhone 6 review: best ever iPhone is very good... but no longer the best phone you can buy

The video plays only when it is in view. So the disrespect comes from elsewhere.

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Sennheiser Momentum Black review: bloated bass-focused headphone

Your comment is all fair, until you accuse the author of 'being paid to write a bad review'. By whom exactly? You do realise that you are making…

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Oculus Rift release date, specs and features: Oculus Rift set to change the way we play, how we experience events and places

I am defensive when I am incorrectly accused of plagiarism, yes. I'm also defensive when I am called up at my place of work to further accuse me…

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Oculus Rift release date, specs and features: Oculus Rift set to change the way we play, how we experience events and places

Let me be clear: I wrote and published those words more than six months ago, and can prove it. Infer from that what you like about the provenance…

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Oculus Rift release date, specs and features: Oculus Rift set to change the way we play, how we experience events and places

This is an update of a story that has been live for six months or more. So all fair comment aside, it is much more likely the other site copied us!

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Group test: what's the best Android tablet?

We update the article every time we review a worthy tablet.

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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…

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