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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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Best free online games: 26 best casual browser games with which to waste your lunch hour

The 26 best casual games you can play online in your browser, and for free, right now.

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How to boost Wi-fi signal; Get better Wi-Fi speed and range and fix Wi-Fi problems

We show you how to improve your Wi-Fi, how to make your wireless broadband stretch further, download and upload faster, and work more…

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Microsoft Band vs Apple Watch comparison: Microsoft's great value fitness Band offers more flexibility than Apple's expensive Watch. But will you wait for Apple?

The Microsoft Band is a well-priced and flexible, souped-up activity tracker that offers some smartwatch capabilities. The Apple Watch is more…

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BlackBerry Passport vs BlackBerry Z30 comparison review: Powerful Passport is great for business, but the BlackBerry Z30 is now a bargain smartphone

The BlackBerry Passport is a fascinating device. The first truly tablet-like phablet. So how does it compare to the previous BlackBerry flagship…

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Surface Pro 3 review: the most portable laptop, an acceptable tablet. Surface Pro 3 offers incredible engineering that people are growing to love

The Surface Pro 3 is the thinnest and lightest of laptops, which also passes muster as a full Windows tablet. And, according to Microsoft, people…

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5 most exciting new features in Android L: why Lollipop makes Android number 1

We're excited about Android L. Very excited. Can you tell? Here are five of the most important and cool features of Android L which make us want…

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How to remove a virus - how to clean PC and laptop of virus, spyware and other malwares. Clean up your PC after infection

How to remove a virus from your PC or laptop. Get rid of virus, spyware and other malware from your PC or laptop. Clean up any PC or laptop after…

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Why Google Wallet isn't coming to the UK any time soon: There is no Google Wallet UK release date

There is no Google Wallet UK release date: and here is why. Bringing Google Wallet to the UK would be expensive, tough and time consuming. And it…

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A tribute to Julian Moss: 1953 - 2014

It is with deep sadness that PC Advisor recently learned of the untimely death of Julian Moss, who lost a long and bravely fought battle with…

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Heat Genius review: smart home heating system can save you money, will keep you warm - and it's wireless

Heat Genius is a smart home heating system, designed to save you fuel and money by heating only the parts of the house that you use, only when you…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


News: 
Microsoft set to launch a smartwatch to rival Android Wear and iWatch

The 'guy' is the author. A girl. Everyday sexism. And I defy you to find a better article on the subject. The headline is fair, the article very…

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Xperia Z3 vs iPhone 6 comparison review: Sony slaps Apple in a flagship smartphone face off - but both face challenges in a competitive market

The comparison is unbiased John. I didn't intend to rant, and if it came across in such a way i failed. But I do resent being accused of…

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40 upcoming consumer tech products you should be most excited about

Best guess (and it is a guess) is March next year: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/new... In the mean time, I can personally recommend the LG G3. But…

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40 upcoming consumer tech products you should be most excited about

Ha! Please don't harm yourself! Thanks for a classy and funny reply. And for the record we do need to change site design to make things clearer.…

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40 upcoming consumer tech products you should be most excited about

There are seven smartphones, Rosko. One of them is an iPhone. So I presume you are accusing us of being biased toward Android?

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Lumia 830 review: mid-priced 5in Windows smartphone offers good battery life, decent build and camera. But performance is poor

In which case I didn't express my experience well enough. Anything graphics intensive was laggy. Including maps.Didn't test the gloves thing, and…

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

Perhaps you could illuminate us to some of those many levels?

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