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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: 
Panasonic Toughbook CF-F8 review

There's something deceptively fierce-looking about the Panasonic Toughbook CF-F8 business-ruggedised laptop - UPDATED 9 APRIL 2010

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Hands on: Packard Bell EasyNote Butterfly Touch Edition

Claiming full PC performance in a touchscreen-enabled ultraportable chassis, Packard Bell has been touting its EasyNote Butterfly Touch Edition…

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Election 2010: it was the web wot won it

This year's General Election will be the first in which the web and social media play a big part: but can blogs and tweets materially affect the…

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G Data launches 2011 security products

G Data is presenting its next-generation 2011 consumer security software here at the CeBIT tradeshow in Hanover,Germany. G Data is launching G…

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Intel PC has 48-core processor

Intel is demonstrating a PC with a 48-core processor here at the CeBIT tradesow, Hanover. The system is described as a single-chip cloud computer…

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Foxit hunts Adobe with cut-price Acrobat killer

US software vendor Foxit is showing software here at CeBIT that radically cuts the cost of producing and editing PDFs. Foxit Phantom retails at…

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TomTom updates iPhone satnav app

Today at the CeBIT tradeshow in Hannover, Germany, TomTom announced a number of new services and features for its TomTom satellite navigation app…

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Corsair expands range to shed 'Memory' tag

Corsair has an enviable reputation as the king of computer memory makers. It eschews the low-end, to manufacture a diaspora of mid-range and…

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Gigabyte chases iPad with ultra-connected laptops

Primarily known as a motherboard manufacturer, Gigabyte is determined to own the laptop space. Here at the CeBIT tradeshow, Hannover, the vendor…

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Thank Microsoft for Patch Tuesday. Really

As a child I had two ambitions: to buy and eat the entire contents of a chocolate vending machine, and to make it into the Guinness Book of…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 hands-on review: High-res tablet takes aim at iPad mini 2 and Nexus 7

Fair enough. We're in the process of building a new site. Can't reduce the ads, but can improve the experience. And, for the record, we…

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Group test: what's the best antivirus?

Leaving all of that aside, because I have addressed it elsewhere and - honestly - I think this is a situation to which people bring prejudice. But…

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What is Black Friday: What you need to know about Apple and Amazon's Black Friday 2013

Usually pretty good. Depends on the individual deal, just keep an eye on the blog. It will be updated all week.

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Xperia Z3 vs iPhone 6 comparison review: Sony slaps Apple in a flagship smartphone face off - but both face challenges in a competitive market

No. Because that is completely different, and would be an utterly facile thing to do.

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Xperia Z3 vs iPhone 6 comparison review: Sony slaps Apple in a flagship smartphone face off - but both face challenges in a competitive market

Me; this website; this site's publishers IDG; Apple; or Sony? Exactly which of the above are you accusing of corruption and breaking UK law? I…

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10 best Facebook games of June 2014

Grow up Niall. Of course it was an accusation, and of course it was false. With monotonous regularity keyboard warriors see fit to accuse author…

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4 things we hate about Windows 10: The worst things about Microsoft's new Windows

We'll I presumed that if you dole it out as often as you do, you can also take it! Apologies though. I presume people know that because I am a mod…

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4 things we hate about Windows 10: The worst things about Microsoft's new Windows

Oh grow up. It says that I was moderating comments from my ipad.For the record I am writing this from my Android phone, and i generally work from…

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WIN: An amazing Christmas Gift bundle worth more than £500

Sorry! The point of the competition for us is to increase use of our social channels.

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