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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: 
12 most useless gadgets of all time: nauseating, crappy and downright silly technology

We love gadgets. Tech can be great. But all too often the latest gadget is a solution looking for a problem. We've rounded up the 12 most useless…

Video: 
How to install Boot Camp: run Windows 8 or Windows 7 on any Apple Mac

A step-by-step guide to running Windows on any Mac. Here's how to install Boot Camp to run Windows on the Mac.

Features: 
Best backup software 2014: 13 best file- and system backup utilities of 2014

Best backup software reviews. The best free and low-cost backup utilities you can buy in the UK right now.

Features: 
5 most exciting new features in Android L: why Android Lollipop will be a gamechanger for Google

We're excited about Android L. Very excited. Here are five of the most important and cool features of Android L for which we just can't wait. The…

Features: 
The 5 most exciting announcements from Google I/O 2014: Android L, Android Wear news, Android Auto, Chromebooks, and Android TV

We round up the best things we learned at Google I/O 2014 including new Android L, Android Wear news, Google Fit, Android Auto, Chromebooks and…

Features: 
Why TrueCrypt 7.1a is safe to use - Why you can still useTrueCrypt to encrypt sensitive data

Recent events at TrueCrypt.org have led to panic and confusion as to the security of using TrueCrypt to encrypt sensitive files and folders. But…

Features: 
How to listen live to FIFA World Cup 2014: best apps and websites for listening to the World Cup

Where to find the best audio commentaries for the FIFA World Cup. How to listen live to World Cup commentaries via laptop or PC, or on your…

News: 
Android TV release date & new features: What is Android TV? Plus - new features in Android TV

Google TV is dead. Long live Android TV. At the Google I/O 2014 keynote today Google unveiled Android TV. Here's everything you need to know about…

Features: 
How to watch Google I/O keynote live: Find out first with Google I/O live stream and live blog

How to watch a live stream of the Google I/O keynote 2014. PLUS: Google I/O keynote live blog.

Review: 
Galaxy Tab S 10.5 vs Surface Pro 3 comparison: thin and light Samsung great for media, but the Surface Pro 3 will help you get things done

We compare the Surface Pro 3 with the Galaxy Tab S: Microsoft's Windows 8 tablet/laptop and Samsung's latest consumer Android tablet. Here's our…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
How to sell on eBay: 30 tips and tricks for making more money

I'm not going to delete it, but I am going to suggest you prove it or withdraw the allegation.

Review: 
Asus Memo Pad 7 review: A competitive new entry into the budget tablet market

That's actually a good point. It's a mistake. Page should open on it. Thanks.

Review: 
Apple Watch vs Motorola Moto 360 comparison review: watches that are as beautiful as they are smart

Interesting points all, but I'm still not sure how that makes this click bait.

Features: 
10 best Facebook games of June 2014

What does 'how much did you get for this article' mean?

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

Ha! I think we're a bit more sophisticated than that. (And in August it was 13 million, as it goes.)

Review: 
Apple Watch vs Motorola Moto 360 comparison review: watches that are as beautiful as they are smart

David. David, David, David. You are of course entitled to opine, but you are not entitled to accuse one of my colleagues of being corrupt, and…

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