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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


Review: 
LG G3 vs LG G3 Stylus smartphone comparison: What's the difference between the LG G3 and the LG G3 Stylus?

We compare the LG G3 with its upstart cheaper sibling the LG G3 Stylus. Here's our LG G3 vs LG G3 Stylus smartphone comparison review.

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Nokia Lumia 530 review: £60 smartphone offers decent build and performance, awful screen and storage, poor camera

The Lumia 530 is Nokia and Microsoft's latest cheap smartphone. It is good in parts, poor in others. Here's our Nokia Lumia 530 review, with Lumia…

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Dragon Age: Inquisition UK release date, UK price, available formats. Plus: what is Dragon Age: Inquisition?

Everything you need to know about Dragon Age: Inquisition. Dragon Age: Inquisition UK release date, Dragon Age: Inquisition UK price, Dragon Age:…

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WiLD for PS4 details: features, Share Play, screenshots, video, release date - what is WiLD? A continent-sized game you can share with friends that is set to take the PS4 streets ahead of the Xbox One

WiLD is an online survival game announced at Gamescom by Michel Ancel. WiLD is a PS4 exclusive designed to take advantage of new sharing…

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Just Cause 3 release date, UK price, formats, rumours: Just Cause 3 set to launch summer 2015

We sift through the rumours to bring you the latest Just Cause 3 release date, price and platforms info. Stay tuned and we'll update this page as…

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How to delete browsing history on iPad: clear iPad browsing history using Safari or Settings

There are two ways to delete browsing history on iPad running iOS 7 - one via the Safari web browser itself, and the other using the Settings app.…

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200 best Android apps for everything: best Android apps for new phones and tablets, must-have Android apps, best Android apps for kids and more...

200 best Android apps for everything. We collected together the best apps for 33 different categories: best Android apps for new phones and…

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A laptop, a tablet, and a desktop PC: the Surface Pro 3 is good, but not great, at all of the above

The Surface Pro 3 is a laptop, a tablet, and a desktop PC. It's good, but not great, at all of the above. But do people want a good all-rounder,…

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2014 MacBook Pro vs MacBook Air comparison review: Apple laptop buying advice UK

The MacBook Air and the Retina MacBook Pro are portable, beautiful and high-performance laptops. But there is a £250 price difference between the…

Features: 
How to file UK tax return online: stress-free self-assessment made easy (and why you should trust the tax man)

How to file your UK tax return online. How to use the HMRC website to submit your tax return.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
What's the best free email service? We compare the top five providers

It is in my profile, which is clearly marked as a Moderator. Or should I start every post with 'as editor in chief...'

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

Yup. And 15 million in September. You don't like our site, and you are entitled to say so. But lots of people love it.

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

It was actually 15 million in September. (Numbers 'made up' by Google.)

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HP Chromebook 14 review: the best way to enjoy Chrome OS on a large screen

It's not ideal, but we can review only what manufacturers supply (and it is still on sale). As to 'disappearing', 15 million readers last month…

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6 best cloud storage services - 2014's best online storage sites revealed

It's all good fun, thanks. And it pays my mortgage.

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

I have nothing but respect for our readers. Perhaps this helps explain the situation: http://www.techadvisor.co.uk/o...

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6 best cloud storage services - 2014's best online storage sites revealed

A fair point of view, honestly expressed. Makes it tough for me to argue. Can't you just flame?

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

Great. I didn't understand that, but great.

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6 best cloud storage services - 2014's best online storage sites revealed

I'm not going to get into a semantic argument. But I am pretty confident on this: a writer trades on his or her good name. A false accusation of…

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iPad mini 3 vs iPad mini 2 comparison: New iPad mini 3 isn't worth £80 more

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Why you shouldn't buy the iPad mini 3: No wonder Apple gave it 10 seconds of stage time

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Halloween Photoshop tutorials: 13 masterclasses for horrifying art, designs and type

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Should I upgrade from Mavericks to OS X 10.10 Yosemite? What you need to know before updating to...