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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: 
Lenovo YOGA 3 Pro release date, price and specs: thin-and-light, Quad HD, touchscreen laptop/tablet convertible

Lenovo today announced the YOGA 3 Pro, an ultrathin-and-light laptop/tablet convertible with a Quad HD touchscreen display. Here we explain the…

Review: 
Motorola Moto X 2013 vs second-generation, new Moto X 2014 comparison: The 2014 Moto X is better, but how much better? (This much.)

The Moto X is back, and the second-generation 2014 Moto X is a significant upgrade on the original. Here's our Motorola Moto X 2013 vs Moto X 2014…

Features: 
Why did Microsoft buy Minecraft? Will Microsoft ruin Minecraft? - Microsoft's Minecraft aquisiton FAQs

Now that the dust has settled on Microsoft's purchase of Minecraft maker Majong, we've taken a long hard look at the deal. Why did Microsoft buy…

News: 
HTC One M8 Max (Prime/Plus) leaks and rumours: release date, specs, UK price, features

We thought it had been suspended, but rumours of an HTC One M8 Prime/Plus are recirculating as the HTC One M8 Max. Here we talk rumoured HTC One…

Video: 
BlackBerry Passport will be great for a few, and awful for many. And that makes it cool

Our BlackBerry Passport video review finds a device that is different in ways both good and bad.

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iPhone or Samsung? Why you should get a Samsung rather than an iPhone (and, you know, vice versa)

iPhone or Samsung? We help those looking for a phone to choose between an iPhone and a Samsung phone. It's iPhone vs Samsung in the smartphone…

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Windows 10 vs OS X 10.10 Yosemite comparison: OS X is an exciting but solid upgrade, Windows 10 an OS for all devices - it's 10 vs 10 10.10

In our Windows 10 vs OS X 10.10 Yosemite comparison we pit together the two upcoming operating systems from Microsoft and Apple. Windows 10 vs OS…

Review: 
BlackBerry Passport review: the most BlackBerry BlackBerry ever - only BlackBerry lovers need apply

The BlackBerry Passport is a unique and compelling device - but it might not be the smartphone for you. Find out why in our BlackBerry Passport…

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Windows 10 review: hands on with Windows 10 Technical Preview - the positive return of the Start Menu and other Desktop UI features

Windows 10 is the next version of Microsoft's operating system for PC, laptop, tablet, smartphone and all points in between. Here is our first…

Features: 
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact UK release date, UK price and specs: Get it on 29 September or now

Sony today announced the Xperia Z3 Compact smartphone. Here we explain what is the Xperia Z3 Compact, Xperia Z3 Compact UK release date, Sony…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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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

Good point about my comments. I'll see if i can do that. I deleted his because he was calling me on the phone and spamming comments on the site…

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Which tablet PC should I buy?

Aw. You're funny :-)

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Sennheiser Momentum Black review: bloated bass-focused headphone

He can speak for himself if he wishes to, and you are entitled to your opinion. I just hate it when people accuse good guys of taking bribes.

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

The video plays only when it is in view. So the disrespect comes from elsewhere.

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Sennheiser Momentum Black review: bloated bass-focused headphone

Your comment is all fair, until you accuse the author of 'being paid to write a bad review'. By whom exactly? You do realise that you are making…

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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

I am defensive when I am incorrectly accused of plagiarism, yes. I'm also defensive when I am called up at my place of work to further accuse me…

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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

Let me be clear: I wrote and published those words more than six months ago, and can prove it. Infer from that what you like about the provenance…

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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

This is an update of a story that has been live for six months or more. So all fair comment aside, it is much more likely the other site copied us!

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Group test: what's the best Android tablet?

We update the article every time we review a worthy tablet.

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Should you pay for internet security?

It isn't. The word to which I refer was in the comment that was deleted, and it was deleted automatically because we have filters set up to catch…

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