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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


News: 
IBM and ARM extend relationship to build 14nm chips

IBM and ARM today announced that they are to continue to work together in order to jointly produce 14nm (nanometre) processors.

Features: 
Microsoft makes a bid for your living room

The battle for the remote control is a staple of family life. Throw a games console into the mix and older family members can find themselves…

News: 
T-Mobile: 'data cap applies only to new customers'

After this week angering customers by slashing smartphone data limits, T-Mobile today backed off saying the lower limit of 500MB per month will…

News: 
LG Optimus 2X will be UK's first dual-core smartphone

UK retailer Expansys is claiming that the LG Optimus 2X - the first dual-core smartphone available - will go on sale in the UK for a mighty £499,…

News: 
T-Mobile halves data allowance for mobile phone users

T-Mobile has reduced the data allowance of its mobile phone customers, in most cases reducing the amount of data users can utilise from 1GB to…

News: 
Sapphire builds Intel 'Sandy Bridge', USB 3.0 motherboards

AMD and ATI GPU stalwart Sapphire has announced it is building a range of Intel motherboards. The Intel products are all being made by Sapphire in…

News: 
CES: Kingston builds external hard drive for iPad

Kingston this week showed PC Advisor an iPad accessory that dramatically increases the storage capabilites of Apple's tablet PC. The 'Mobi SX' is…

News: 
CES: hands-on with Samsung's TX-100 and ZX-310 laptops

PC Advisor today spent some time with Samsung's latest laptops here at the CES tradeshow in Las Vegas. The Samsung TX-100 and the Samsung ZX-310…

News: 
CES: Samsung demonstrates Mobile Printing App using Samsung Galaxy Tab

A demonstration of Mobile Printing App from the CES tradeshow in Las Vegas

News: 
CES: 3M's giant multi-touch displays for Windows 7 PCs

3M Touch Systems is previewing three multi-touch displays here at the CES tradeshow in Las Vegas, Nevada.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
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…

Features: 
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...

Features: 
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...

Review: 
Apple Watch vs Huawei Watch comparison preview: What's the difference?

Certain irony in the punctuation in this post.

Review: 
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.

Features: 
How to manually upgrade an Android smartphone or tablet

'Full of links to other parts of the site' is an odd criticism!

Features: 
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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Apple Watch release day: Twitter reacts

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