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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: 
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…

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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…

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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.

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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.

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WWDC 2014 keynote: as it happened - Apple launches iOS 8 and OS X 10 Yosemite | new features, details

Apple today announced iOS 8 and OS X 10 Yosemite at its WWDC14 Keynote in San Francisco. Relive the WWDC14 keynote with our expert bloggers, with…

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Steam Box and Steam Controller UK release date and price; When you will be able to buy Steam Machines

When will the first SteamOS Machines arrive in the UK? Find out in our Steam Box UK release date feature, including the Steam Controller UK…

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Lumia 520 vs Motorola Moto E comparison review: best cheap smartphones you can buy in the UK in 2014

You can buy a good smartphone for £100 or less: choose between the Lumia 520 and the Moto E and you will get top class specs at a low, low price.…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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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…

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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…

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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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OnePlus One review: hands-on with the customisable Android phone that has top specs and a great price

There's more than one way to skin a cat, Art. Keeping a lean inventory and manufacturing only to meet demand is a good way of maximising profits…

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

Thanks. I spent a lot of time arguing in playgrounds as a child. You make a perfectly fair point. And you do so without accusing us of corruption.…

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

(Just to be clear - paid Microsoft shills may well exist, but they don't work here.)

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

No. Advertising content is of course clearly marked. This is the honest experience of a journalist. Unless, hang on: YOU WERE PAID BY…

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FreeCAD 0.12

So you came here just to moan about us providing a free link and information about a product in which you are interested? Go to the official…

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How to sync a Google Map route between your PC and smartphone or tablet

Perhaps. I know that a question ends with a question mark rather than an ellipses.

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FreeCAD 0.12

Keith, sweetheart, this download *is* 0.14. And that is what the piece is about. New glasses required?

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