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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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How to send large video files; send large files to friends and family

Here's how to send a large video file to friends, family or colleagues.

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Best backup software 2015 UK: 13 best file- and system backup utilities

Best backup software reviews. The best free and low-cost backup utilities you can buy in the UK in 2015.

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200 best Android apps for everything 2015 UK: 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 in 2015. We collected together the best apps for 33 different categories: best Android apps for new phones…

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Best mobile phone deals of the week

PC Advisor brings you this week's best smartphone deals. The cheapest leading smartphone deals available right now.

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How to connect printer to iPad or iPhone; how to print from iPhone and iPad using AirPrint and other apps

We explain how to print from an iPhone or an iPad using AirPrint, and via third-party printer apps.

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How to block pop ups: how to get rid of pop ups: Two great ways to prevent pop-up messages in Windows 7 and Windows 8

How to block pop ups: how to get rid of pop up messages. Two great ways to get rid of pop ups in Windows 7 and Windows 8.

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How to delete browsing history on iPad: clear iPad browsing history using Safari or Settings

There are two ways to delete browsing history on iPad running iOS 7 - one via the Safari web browser itself, and the other using the Settings app.…

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Can you retrieve deleted texts from iPhone? Restore deleted SMS messages on iPhone

We show you three ways to restore text messages you deleted from your iPhone.

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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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23 best antivirus for PC and laptop UK: 2015's best antivirus for protection, performance value, and best free antivirus

The 23 best antivirus programs for your PC or laptop in the UK in 2015. Antivirus reviews, tests and ratings. Best Windows antivirus.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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Top 10 Android Lollipop tips, tricks and hidden features: The best bits of Android L

'Click bait', that's debatable but your opinion to which you are entitled.'People from countries whose names we can't spell are hired to write…

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How to use System Restore to fix a Windows 8 PC or laptop

This explains our position (which may change): http://www.techadvisor.co.uk/o...

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How to stop autoplaying ads, videos and media on web pages: stop videos autoplaying in Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer

Yes, we certainly do. This explains our current thinking, but it is constantly up for review: http://www.techadvisor.co.uk/o...

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Apple Watch vs Huawei Watch comparison preview: What's the difference?

Certain irony in the punctuation in this post.

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Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z4 comparison: What to expect from the smartphone market leaders in 2015

So we should never compare any products unless it is Samsung and Apple? Odd viewpoint.

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How to manually upgrade an Android smartphone or tablet

'Full of links to other parts of the site' is an odd criticism!

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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

No idea what that means. I'm gonna presume it was a compliment. Thanks!

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Android M / Android 6.0 UK release date and new feature rumours: Android M live video stream -...

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Why I think the Apple Watch sucks and you'd be mad to buy it

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Ben & Holly's Game of Thrones titles spoof is delightfully silly

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Jony Ive 'semi-retired' into new role: kicked upstairs as Chief Design Officer