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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 use SHARE play on PlayStation 4: Use SHARE play on PS4 to share your gameplay, have a multiplayer game, or hand over the controller to a friend

We explain how to use SHARE play on your PS4. Use SHARE play to share your gameplay, have a multiplayer game, or hand over the controller to a friend.

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Tesco Hudl 2 vs Nexus 7 tablet comparison: the best cheap tablet you can buy

The Nexus 7 is still available to buy in the UK, and at current prices it's a great buy. But the Tesco Hudl 2 is a staggeringly good buy. What is…

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What happens to smart heating when the internet is broken, there's a power outage, or the batteries run out?

We explain what to happens to smart thermostats and zoned smart-heating when there is a power cut or the Wi-Fi breaks. Includes Nest, Hive, Tado,…

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Samsung Gear Live review: Android Wear smartwatch is decent value, but I still wouldn't buy

The Samsung Gear Live is a relatively inexpensive smartwatch that runs Android Wear. Is it worth your wearing? Find out in our Samsung Gear Live…

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Amazon Fire Phone vs iPhone 6 comparison: Cheaper Fire Phone is great for watching and shopping, but not much else

Find out why the iPhone 6 will offer better value than the Amazon Fire Phone for only some users, in our Amazon Fire Phone vs iPhone 6 comparison,…

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4 ways to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone: get Android phone numbers and emails on to new iPhone

How to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone. Move Android contacts to your new iPhone.

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Lumia 535 vs Moto E comparison: the best cheap smartphone you can buy

We compare two great, cheap smartphones: the Lumia 535 and the Moto E. Which is the best cheap smartphone you can buy right now? Read our Lumia…

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FIFA 15 review: come for the gameplay, stay for the experience in a game of two halves

FIFA 15 offers the most realistic gameplay of any FIFA game, now sufficient to rival traditional enemy Pro Evo. We love FIFA 15, and our FIFA 15…

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Why free Office for iPad makes the Windows PC more important, and sticks it to Google Docs

Office is now free for all iPhone-, iPad and Android users. Here's why Microsoft made Office free - and why that move makes sense.

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Office for iPad, iPhone and Android FAQs: how to use Office on your phone or tablet - and now for FREE!

Everything you need to know about Office for iPad, Office for iPhone and Office for Android. Including how to get Office for iPad for free, how to…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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Windows 7 vs Windows 8: whats the best upgrade from XP?

Windows 8 is Windows 7 plus the aspects you describe. And measurably faster, with baked in AV.

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Microsoft HoloLens is only good for two things: And they're not holograms

I just want to know what this comment is!

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Microsoft HoloLens is only good for two things: And they're not holograms

I can assure that no comments have been deleted on this article, and there has been no site downtime today. Sounds like a local problem at your end.

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Group test: what's the best laptop?

To answer your points in order - we update this article several times a month as new laptops become available. So I'm not sure at what point we…

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HP Z1 G2 Workstation review: iMac rival is powerful all-in-one that can be easily opened and upgraded

Hi Phillip. The review is nearly a year old, so it's possible the product is no longer available. (I don't personally know this, but HP is not a…

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

Nah. Fair comment. And I haven't got time to sue everybody.

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Group test: what's the best Android antivirus?

Then I can suggest only that you never use any smartphones or laptops.

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Microsoft HoloLens is only good for two things: And they're not holograms

I was talking about the comment to which I initially responded.It's fair comment to say if you believe the article is biased. I don't believe it…

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Group test: what's the best laptop?

You win points for anonymous bravery and zany humour when selecting usernames. Laugh? I nearly did.

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