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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 watch The Interview in the UK: 3 ways to watch The Interview in the UK today - watch The Interview on YouTube, iTunes and online

How to watch The Interview in the UK today. Three ways to watch The Interview movie: via YouTube, iTunes and online, from the UK.

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Which laptop to buy: 2015 laptop buying advice, and the best laptops of 2015

We explain which laptop to buy. 2015 laptops buying advice - grab a bargain with the best budget laptops, best ultraportable laptops and more.…

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10 best external hard drives 2015: What's the best external hard drive you can buy in the UK?

PC Advisor reviews the 10 best external hard drives you can buy in the UK in 2015.

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What laptop should I buy for £400? Buget laptops buying advice 2015 - best laptops for less than £400

How to choose a great laptop for less than £400. Budget laptop buying advice.

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Best scanners of 2015 UK: Scanner reviews, scanners buying advice - what's the best scanner for my business?

The best scanners of 2015 UK. PC Advisor reviews the best scanners you can buy in the UK today. Best scanners reviews.

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Mid-range Windows Phone Lumia 830 isn't the best phone we have tested - but it is far from the worst

The Lumia 830 is a mid-range Windows Phone that offers decent value for money at a decent price. It isn't the best phone we have tested, but it is…

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January sales buying advice: Where and how to get the best tech deals in January 2015 - best smartphones, best tablets, best laptops and more

Where and how to get the best tech deals in January 2015. January sales buying advice. Best tech deals on smartphones, tablets, laptops, wearables…

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13 best apps for new iPads and iPhones: brilliant free apps that add fun, function and interest to every new iPhone and iPad

Here are 13 great free iOS apps you should install straight away on your new iPhone or iPad. The best apps for new iPhone, best apps for new iPad.

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Best TV to watch at Christmas 2014 and how to watch TV on your phone, tablet, laptop or PC - the best TV and how to watch BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5 & Sky

We outline the best TV to watch this Christmas 2014 on the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, Sky, Virgin and BT Sport. Plus: how to watch TV on your…

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Seven great Android and iPhone apps that let you have fun with photos: great free and cheap apps to make the camera better on your iPhone or Android smartphone

We find great free and cheap apps to make the camera better on your iPhone or Android smartphone. Here are seven great apps that let you have fun…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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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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15 analogue facts that today's kids won't understand: winding tapes, Ceefax and more

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Disney's felt-based 3D printer creates soft toys and other squishy things

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WWDC 2015: What Apple will launch at WWDC 2015: Apple TV, Macs, more & how to get WWDC tickets