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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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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…

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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,…

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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…

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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,…

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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.

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Lumia 535 vs Moto E comparison: the best cheap smartphone you can buy

We compare two great, cheap smartphones: the Lumia 535 and the Moto E. Which is the best cheap smartphone you can buy right now? Read our Lumia…

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FIFA 15 review: come for the gameplay, stay for the experience in a game of two halves

FIFA 15 offers the most realistic gameplay of any FIFA game, now sufficient to rival traditional enemy Pro Evo. We love FIFA 15, and our FIFA 15…

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Why free Office for iPad makes the Windows PC more important, and sticks it to Google Docs

Office is now free for all iPhone-, iPad and Android users. Here's why Microsoft made Office free - and why that move makes sense.

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Office for iPad, iPhone and Android FAQs: how to use Office on your phone or tablet - and now for FREE!

Everything you need to know about Office for iPad, Office for iPhone and Office for Android. Including how to get Office for iPad for free, how to…

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Fitbit Charge HR vs Microsoft Band comparison: two souped-up activity trackers set to take on smartwatches - the Microsoft Band offers more, but is more expensive

We compare the Microsoft Band with Fitbit's upcoming Fitbit Charge HR activity tracker. Which is the best wearable for you? Read our Fitbit Charge…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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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

Can we dispense with the pretence that you and 'he' are not one and the same person? It might be less embarrassing for you. You created a new…

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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

Good point about my comments. I'll see if i can do that. I deleted his because he was calling me on the phone and spamming comments on the site…

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Which tablet PC should I buy?

Aw. You're funny :-)

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Sennheiser Momentum Black review: bloated bass-focused headphone

He can speak for himself if he wishes to, and you are entitled to your opinion. I just hate it when people accuse good guys of taking bribes.

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iPhone 6 review: best ever iPhone is very good... but no longer the best phone you can buy

The video plays only when it is in view. So the disrespect comes from elsewhere.

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Sennheiser Momentum Black review: bloated bass-focused headphone

Your comment is all fair, until you accuse the author of 'being paid to write a bad review'. By whom exactly? You do realise that you are making…

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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

I am defensive when I am incorrectly accused of plagiarism, yes. I'm also defensive when I am called up at my place of work to further accuse me…

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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

Let me be clear: I wrote and published those words more than six months ago, and can prove it. Infer from that what you like about the provenance…

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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

This is an update of a story that has been live for six months or more. So all fair comment aside, it is much more likely the other site copied us!

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Group test: what's the best Android tablet?

We update the article every time we review a worthy tablet.

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