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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 26 best headphones of 2014: the best sets of earbuds and headphones for iPhone, iPad, Android and more

We review the top 26 headphones you can buy in the UK right now. Get the most for your money with our best headphones for your smartphone or tablet.

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How to block pop ups: how to get rid of pop ups: Two great ways to prevent pop-up messages in Windows 7 and Windows 8

How to block pop ups: how to get rid of pop up messages. Two great ways to get rid of pop ups in Windows 7 and Windows 8.

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12 most bizarre projects on Kickstarter (most of them from below the waist)

It's not all potato salads and Oculus Rifts you know. We took a dive into Kickstarter's murkiest, quirkiest recesses to find the 12 most bizarre…

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Best colour laser printers of 2014: best laser printers for value, speed and accuracy

The best colour laser printers you can buy in the UK in 2014.

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Best scanners of 2014: Scanner reviews, scanners buying advice - what's the best scanner for my business?

The best scanners of 2014. PC Advisor reviews the best scanners you can buy in the UK today. Best scanners reviews.

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15 great Twitter tips and tricks: get started with Twitter, get more from Twitter, and recover when things go wrong

15 great tips and tricks to help you get started with Twitter, get more from Twitter, and recover when things go wrong on Twitter.

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Windows 9 vs OS X 10.10 Yosemite comparison: OS X gets an exciting but solid upgrade, Windows 9 is an OS for all devices

In our Windows 9 vs OS X 10.10 Yosemite comparison we pit together the two upcoming operating systems from Microsoft and Apple. Windows 9 vs OS X…

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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…

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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…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
AMD vs Intel: which processor is best?

Not really. This is our site and we set the rules. One of which is that we don't tolerate baseless and defamatory accusations of corruption. So…

News: 
HTC to make last Nexus tablet: Nexus 9 release date, price and specs

It's not correct even in the US Sheldon, and this *is* a UK website. But I don't suppose it really matters.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 vs iPad Air: the big tablets compared

Sorry to disappoint you! There's little more annoying nor unfair than someone with a clear bias accusing us of bias. I call it when I see it.

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Samsung Gear VR vs Oculus Rift comparison: Gear VR vs Oculus Rift (DK2) display, design, UK price, availability and more

I'm not sure we suggest anyway that the dk2 isn't available? Talking about a future consumer release in 2015. Incidentally, I'd be delighted to…

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Windows 8 'Threshold' update will be Windows 9

Not to butt in, but if I want the calculator I just hit Windows, Q and type 'calc'. Searching for programs is fast and intuitive. But the oddness…

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

Thanks. I genuinely didn't understand the BBB comment.

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

Now that is just mean. And wrong on your main point. He meant 4.5, as I think is clear. Interesting thing: I know Chris and he is neither crappy…

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

I don't think I am delusional. I also see *all* the comments and all the user stats, which gives me a better picture of all-round user…

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Windows 9 and the death of the OS as a must-have product

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Video trends: 4K is here – HDR video, VR and 3D audio is coming

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