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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: 
The 10 most ridiculously opulent, mega expensive and utterly stupid gadgets you can't afford

Put your wallet away. You can't spend your money with ridiculous abandon. Here are 10 utterly stupid and pointless, mega expensive gadgets that…

Video: 
3 of the best portable chargers: a solar power charger, a hand-cranked charger, and how to charge your phone by fire

How to keep your smartphone and tablet charged when you are away from the mains. Three great portable chargers that keep smartphones charged when…

Features: 
What is Google Domains? How to get a Google Domain - Google's domain-name registration service

What is Google Domains? How to get a Google Domain. Google Domains launches as invite-only domain-registration service.

Features: 
Why you shouldn't buy an iPhone 3G or iPhone 3GS: iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS buying advice

We examine the value of iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS smartphones. Is it still worth buying an old iPhone? Here's our iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS buying…

Review: 
iT7s2 review: wireless Bluetooth headset offers acceptable audio - great for working out, cycling and running

The iT7s2 is a Bluetooth headset designed for listening to music when you work out. If you need headphones for running or cycling, check out the…

Review: 
Nexus 5 vs OnePlus One comparison: the best budget phones you can buy in 2014 - but which is the biggest bargain smartphone?

The OnePlus One and Nexus 5 are two brilliant smartphones that offer excellent value, performance and build quality. But which is the best value…

News: 
Smartphones are evil: 11 weird Google Suggest results, and what they tell us about tech in 2014

Google Suggest is a feature that sees the search engine trying to complete a search query as you type words into the search engine's text box.…

Video: 
Road trip! We travel the length of the country to find out the UK's best mobile networks of 2014

We took to the road to test mobile broadband under real-world conditions over the length of the UK. We traveled from London to Edinburgh to…

Features: 
Oculus Rift release date, specs and features: Oculus Rift will change the way we play, experience events, visit places

Oculus Rift release date and price in the UK, plus Oculus Rift specs, and what it is like to use Oculus Rift.


 

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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