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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: 
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 release date, price and specs: new Samsung tablet hits UK on 4 July, matches iPad Air, Xperia Z2 on pricing

Samsung has unveiled a new range of Android tablets: the Samsung Galaxy Tab S range. Here we examine the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 release date,…

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6 great things we want to see in the Sony Xperia Z3: faster, thinner, stronger, cheaper. Oh, and with a better camera

Dear Sony. We're excited about the upcoming Xperia Z3. But to make us *really* excited, we have a few requests. Here are six great things we want…

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Fire Phone review: hands on with Amazon's smartphone - a so-sweet gateway drug to Amazon Prime

We go hands on with the Amazon Fire Phone, testing our Dynamic Perspective, Fire OS, Firefly and more. Here's our first Fire Phone review.

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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).

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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…

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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…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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What's the fastest smartphone 2014: Processor, graphics, web performance comparison

In fairness to Karly, the multicore score wasn't up when she posted. Not that there were any grounds in the rather hysterical corruption accusations.

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New Nexus 6 release date, rumoured specs and features: When is the new Nexus 6 coming out?

...of October 13. Yes. The date refers to the month. (This confusion may be a UK/US thing.)

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

Irony: you just criticised my writing capabilities in a multi-clause, 31-word sentence. You must be one of those modern journalists you so decry.

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PlayStation 4 beats Xbox One to 3D Blu-ray movie playback

So, to be clear, posters are allowed to be unnecessarily critical, but moderators aren't allowed to point out the underlying bias of such…

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What's the fastest smartphone 2014: Processor, graphics, web performance comparison

That is a very serious, and false, accusation. You're defaming the author, this publisher, and Samsung. And as I happen to know he accusation is…

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New Nexus 6 release date, rumoured specs and features: When is the new Nexus 6 coming out?

The word 'rumour' features heavily in the headline.

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