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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


Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Fame review: budget Android smartphone is cheap, not cheerful

The Samsung Galaxy Fame is a very cheap budget Android smartphone. Here's our Galaxy Fame review.

Features: 
How to become a LinkedIn Publisher: how to use long-form posts on LinkedIn to boost your professional profile

We explain how to become a LinkedIn Publisher, as well as why you might want to be a LinkedIn Publisher.

Features: 
Best free and cheap apps for kids, toddlers and teens: entertain children of all ages with these great apps for Android and iPhone

We pick out great free apps for children of all ages. Best fun apps, best educational apps. Best apps for kids. Great apps for babies, apps for…

Features: 
HTC One M9 release date, price, specs: what we expect to see from the HTC One M9 in 2015

This is the page on which we will gather together all the latest news and rumours about the HTC One M9 release date, price, specs.

Features: 
When is BBM coming to Windows Phone? BBM for Windows release date - How to get BBM for Windows Phone

BBM is coming to Windows Phone. Here we explain when BBM is coming to Windows Phone, how to get BBM for Windows Phone. We also explore some of the…

Features: 
Which laptop to buy: 2014 laptop buying advice, and the best laptops of 2014

We explain which laptop to buy. 2014 laptops buying advice - grab a bargain with the best budget laptops, best ultraportable laptops and more.…

Features: 
Why there won't be a Nexus 7 2014: What the Nexus 8 means for the Nexus 7

We all expect a Nexus 8 to launch at some stage this summer, and that is likely to mean curtains for the excellent Nexus 7 tablet. Here's why…

Features: 
What is GitHub? PLUS: the GIT revision-control system explained, and alternatives to GitHub

We explain what is GitHub, what GitHub is for, and why GitHub is great. Plus: alternatives to GitHub.

Features: 
UK's best 3G network 2014: best 3G, best 4G, best mobile networks revealed

We have tested every 3G- and 4G network in the UK. What's the UK's best mobile network in 2014? Read on to find out.

Features: 
The 5 best places to wear Google Glass, the 5 worst places to wear Google Glass - and one on which we can't decide

You've shelled out a grand for your Google Glass headset. But where to wear it? Here are the five best- and five worst places to wear Google Glass…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
What's the best free email service? We compare the top five providers

It is in my profile, which is clearly marked as a Moderator. Or should I start every post with 'as editor in chief...'

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

Yup. And 15 million in September. You don't like our site, and you are entitled to say so. But lots of people love it.

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

It was actually 15 million in September. (Numbers 'made up' by Google.)

Review: 
HP Chromebook 14 review: the best way to enjoy Chrome OS on a large screen

It's not ideal, but we can review only what manufacturers supply (and it is still on sale). As to 'disappearing', 15 million readers last month…

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

It's all good fun, thanks. And it pays my mortgage.

Review: 
iPhone 6 review: best ever iPhone is very good... but no longer the best phone you can buy

I have nothing but respect for our readers. Perhaps this helps explain the situation: http://www.techadvisor.co.uk/o...

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

A fair point of view, honestly expressed. Makes it tough for me to argue. Can't you just flame?

News: 
HTC to make last Nexus tablet: Nexus 9 release date, price and specs

Great. I didn't understand that, but great.

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

I'm not going to get into a semantic argument. But I am pretty confident on this: a writer trades on his or her good name. A false accusation of…

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Why you shouldn't buy the iPad mini 3: No wonder Apple gave it 10 seconds of stage time

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