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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: 
Why Amazon's Fire Phone shows that Kindle Fire failed (and that Fire Phone will fail too)

The Amazon Fire Phone launch tells us that technology's most disruptive company is caught in too minds. The Kindle Fire must be failing, and the…

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How to get Amazon Fire Phone in the UK: why can't you buy the Amazon Fire Phone in the UK?

How to buy the Amazon Fire Phone in the UK, why you can't buy the Fire Phone in the UK (and why you really shouldn't bother).

Features: 
Amazon Fire Phone launch as it happened: Amazon launches amazing new smartphone with facial recognition and 3D features

Enjoy again our coverage from Seattle, as Jeff Bezos launched Amazon's Fire Phone. It's a 4.7in phone with access to Amazon's store and a host of…

Features: 
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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Samsung Galaxy Premiere 2014 video: Galaxy Tab S launch as it happened, watch as new Galaxy tablets launch

Watch video coverage of the Samsung Galaxy Premiere event from New York. Watch the Galaxy Premiere event, 2014, as Samsung launches the Galaxy Tab…

Review: 
2014 Fifa World Cup Brazil game review: solid gameplay and accurate teams make for best World Cup simulation game

The World Cup kicks off tonight and, although you might not be there, you can still join in. Play your way to World Cup glory with 2014 Fifa World…

Review: 
VBox XTi 3340 review: TV gateway device lets you watch all of your TV, all over the house

The VBox XTi 3340 is a set top box that is part media streamer, part DVR and part Freeview receiver. It lets you watch all of your TV wherever you…

Features: 
5 Android features you're about to get on your iPhone: the iOS 8 features Apple stole from Android

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and with iOS 8 Apple really wants to flatter Android. Here are five features in iOS 8 that Apple…

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Best free online games: 25 best casual games with which to waste your lunch hour

The 25 best casual games you can play online, and for free, right now.

Features: 
How to remove malware - how to clean PC and laptop of virus, spyware and other malware

How to remove malware from your PC. Get rid of virus, spyware from your PC or laptop. Clean up any PC or laptop.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
The UK's best mobile networks revealed: mobile broadband group test

Wonder no more. Of course this article isn't funded by Three, or anyone. To suggest otherwise is to accuse my publisher, Three, and me of…

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The UK's best mobile networks revealed: mobile broadband group test

No, you should explain. Tell me more!

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The UK's best mobile networks revealed: mobile broadband group test

Ah, I see. Interesting point, which I now take. Is it possible to have a 4G connection that doesn't do that? I'm not being facetious: we based our…

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The UK's best mobile networks revealed: mobile broadband group test

Clearly I am not required here :-)

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The UK's best mobile networks revealed: mobile broadband group test

I have a great sympathy for your experience if it's been bad. But - with respect - I am going to trust our two-day, length-of-the-country test…

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The UK's best mobile networks revealed: mobile broadband group test

But that's just the point. We spent two days testing in real-world conditions, the length and breadth of the country. We wilfully ignored all the…

Features: 
The UK's best mobile networks revealed: mobile broadband group test

We justify it purely on the basis of the data we gathered. Our methodology is not perfect, none is, but we went to a lot of effort and expense to…

Video: 
5 reasons why PCs are better than Macs: Mac vs Windows PC - which is best?

That is an advantage for Macs. I expect in many occasions it will be a killer advantage. If I was a true believer I would argue that Mac running…

Review: 
Apple TV vs Chromecast comparison review: Should i buy Apple TV or Chromecast?

Perhaps. It does amuse me though. Would that we never made any mistakes. But a website such as PC Advisor publishes literally hundreds of articles…

Features: 
Best free programs to for Windows 8: personalise Windows 8 with these cool free programs

Yeah, we have a national health service here. You can keep both those options, thanks.

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