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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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How to stop WhatsApp automatically saving photos, videos and other media on iPhone

We show you how to stop WhatsApp automatically saving photos, videos and other media to your iPhone.

Review: 
Prestigio Grace X3 review: budget dual-SIM smartphone is super cheap, and offers acceptable performance, build and battery life - a good value purchase

The Prestigio Grace X3 is a budget dual-SIM smartphone. Very cheap, the Prestigio Grace X3 offers acceptable performance, build and battery life.…

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How to speed up Android browsing: two great ways to supercharge your Android smartphone- or tablet's web browser

How to speed up web browsing on Android phone or tablet. Speed up Android browsing. Make Chrome faster on Android. Make Android browser faster.…

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How to disable TouchWiz on Samsung smartphone: How to remove TouchWiz from Samsung Galaxy phone - How to get rid of TouchWiz on non-rooted Samsung Galaxy

How to remove TouchWiz from your Samsung phone. Make Samsung Galaxy into a Google Play edition phone. Three simply ways to disable TouchWiz on…

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Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact vs Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet comparison review: Sony's little and large are two of the best Android tablets you can buy in 2015

Sony recently announced the Xperia Z4 Tablet. What are the new features in the Xperia Z4 Tablet, as opposed to its smaller Xperia Z3 Tablet…

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HTC One M9 vs iPhone 6 comparison: 2015's most desirable Android faces off with the iPhone 6 - the UK's most powerful, sleek and well-built smartphones

We compare the iPhone 6 with this year's most desirable Android, the HTC One M9. It's iPhone 6 vs HTC One M9 design, display, performance, camera…

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Apple Watch launch as it happened | Pre-order Apple Watch April 10 | Apple Watch UK release date, UK price, specs and new features

Apple's 'Spring Forward' Apple Watch launch event today, as it happened. Apple Watch live blog. Apple Watch release date, price, pictures, new…

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How to control your doorbell with your phone: How to set up a security camera and video entry system for your front door, and why you should

How to set up a video-entry system for your home. Install a smart doorbell and front door video security system. Why you need a smart security…

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The 13 best smart TVs of 2015 UK: best smart TVs from Samsung, Sony, LG, Panasonic and more

Best smart TVs reviews. The best 13 smart TVs you can buy in the UK in 2015. Best smart TVs from Samsung, Sony, LG, and Panasonic.

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How to watch ICC Cricket World Cup online; How to listen to Cricket World Cup 2015 commentary online - ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 schedule - ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Live Stream

Where to watch the Cricket World Cup online, and how to listen to the Cricket World Cup online. Plus: the 2015 Cricket World Cup schedule, and who…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
Top 10 Android Lollipop tips, tricks and hidden features: The best bits of Android L

'Click bait', that's debatable but your opinion to which you are entitled.'People from countries whose names we can't spell are hired to write…

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How to use System Restore to fix a Windows 8 PC or laptop

This explains our position (which may change): http://www.techadvisor.co.uk/o...

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How to stop autoplaying ads, videos and media on web pages: stop videos autoplaying in Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer

Yes, we certainly do. This explains our current thinking, but it is constantly up for review: http://www.techadvisor.co.uk/o...

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Apple Watch vs Huawei Watch comparison preview: What's the difference?

Certain irony in the punctuation in this post.

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Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z4 comparison: What to expect from the smartphone market leaders in 2015

So we should never compare any products unless it is Samsung and Apple? Odd viewpoint.

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How to manually upgrade an Android smartphone or tablet

'Full of links to other parts of the site' is an odd criticism!

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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

No idea what that means. I'm gonna presume it was a compliment. Thanks!

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