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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: 
What is Facebook Privacy Basics? - how to use Facebook Privacy Basics to untag posts, block Friends and share posts with only some people

Facebook Privacy Basics is a tool set up by Facebook designed to give you complete control over what information you share on Facebook, with whom,…

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs HTC One M8 comparison: Nexus 6 offers bleeding edge tech at a decent price - but the HTC One M8 is a great bargain these days

We compare Google's exciting new Nexus 6 with the outstanding HTC One M8. What's the best Android phone? Read our Nexus 6 vs HTC One M8 Android…

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Nokia N1 vs Galaxy Tab S 8.4 tablet comparison: Samsung Tab S 8.4 offers excellent power, storage and connectivity - but the Nokia N1 will be cheaper

The Nokia N1 is a worthy challenger to the Tab S 8.4 in the Android tablet world. The Samsung Tab is powerful, fully featured, and well priced,…

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Samsung Gear Live video review - cheap and well built Android Wear smartwatch offers array of features but terrible battery life

The Samsung Gear Live is a perfectly fair smartwatch, and it is reasonably inexpensive for an Android Wear device. But, really, what is the point?…

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How to use SHARE play on PlayStation 4: Use SHARE play on PS4 to share your gameplay, have a multiplayer game, or hand over the controller to a friend

We explain how to use SHARE play on your PS4. Use SHARE play to share your gameplay, have a multiplayer game, or hand over the controller to a friend.

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Tesco Hudl 2 vs Nexus 7 tablet comparison: the best cheap tablet you can buy

The Nexus 7 is still available to buy in the UK, and at current prices it's a great buy. But the Tesco Hudl 2 is a staggeringly good buy. What is…

Features: 
What happens to smart heating when the internet is broken, there's a power outage, or the batteries run out?

We explain what to happens to smart thermostats and zoned smart-heating when there is a power cut or the Wi-Fi breaks. Includes Nest, Hive, Tado,…

Review: 
Samsung Gear Live review: Android Wear smartwatch is decent value, but I still wouldn't buy

The Samsung Gear Live is a relatively inexpensive smartwatch that runs Android Wear. Is it worth your wearing? Find out in our Samsung Gear Live…

Review: 
Amazon Fire Phone vs iPhone 6 comparison: Cheaper Fire Phone is great for watching and shopping, but not much else

Find out why the iPhone 6 will offer better value than the Amazon Fire Phone for only some users, in our Amazon Fire Phone vs iPhone 6 comparison,…

Features: 
4 ways to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone: get Android phone numbers and emails on to new iPhone

How to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone. Move Android contacts to your new iPhone.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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

Perhaps you could illuminate us to some of those many levels?

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Group test: what's the best Windows phone?

The reviews all contain hardware tests. And I'm not sure how it can be out of date - it covers the current market.

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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

Looking at your comments on this and other sites, Tom, I can see that you enjoy causing trouble. Personally I find it sad. You think it is amusing…

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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

You assume incorrectly. You can tell that because it doesn't say 'advert'. Also, because if you read the article you can see that the Sony is…

Features: 
When will my phone get Android Lollipop? Android L upgrade news for Samsung, Sony, HTC, LG, Asus and more

You'll get an over the air update. Sometime soon, I guess. You can go ahead and upgrade it yourself if you click the link 'how to install Android…

Features: 
Group test: what's the best antivirus?

Given your 'Norton is a virus' idiocy, I really couldn't care less about how much you trust this page. But for the record: we use AV-Test to…

Features: 
Which tablet PC should I buy?

Edward, sweetheart, you spend all of your time posting hundreds of mean-spirited comments on posts written by tech writers. Presumably this makes…

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs LG G3 comparison review: Double the price isn't worth it

There is no bias here. Why would there be? Read the article: it is interesting and useful buying advice.

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