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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: 
Google Fast Flip adds more than 50 publications

Goggle has added more than newspapers, magazines, websites and TV stations to Fast Flip, the service that allows users to preview or 'flip'…

News: 
The 10 most popular product reviews of 2009

With more than 4,000 reviews online, literally millions of people visit PCAdvisor.co.uk each month to get expert, impartial advice. But which…

Features: 
How do you solve a problem like MS Office?

Forget Windows. Office is Microsoft's sacred cash cow. The one-true king of the MS desktop. And the productivity suite's success, Windows and Mac,…

Features: 
Google: killing the internet?

To many people Google is the web: the only search engine worth using that they've ever known. And in line with the 'Don't Be Evil' motto, this has…

Features: 
I've seen the future, and it's the Nintendo DS

Do you know what the most popular ever games console in the UK is? No? It's the little ol' Nintendo DS. Do you care? 

News: 
Ikee iPhone worm hacker lands lucrative job

The hacker who created the Ikee iPhone worm because 'he was bored', may be smarter than he first appeared. Ashley Towns has shown no regret over…

Features: 
Apple's no-smoking warranty nonsense

I'm not a smoker. I don't enjoy being in the presence of cigarette smoke. But I still had mixed feelings about the UK workplace smoking ban.

Features: 
Good, clean fun: but what is Twitter for?

Ask even the most avid Twitter fan to explain the benefits of their obsession, and it will take them considerably more than 140 characters to come…

Features: 
Do Macs need security software?

Actually, the question should be: when will Macs start to need security software? It's going to happen sometime, Macfans, and you might as well…

Video: 
Go mobile: How to get online wherever you are

To stay ahead the modern workforce has to stay connected even when they're far from the office. Here's a run-down of the easiest, and least…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
How to get OnePlus One phone with or without an invite: buy OnePlus One phone without an invite

As opposed to what? The iPhone (made in China), the HTC One M8 (made in Taiwan), the Galaxy S5 (made in South Korea), the LG G3 (also South…

Features: 
New Nexus 6 release date, rumoured specs and features: When is the new Nexus 6 coming out?

Updating articles and resetting the date is recommended by Google. Better than constantly adding new articles to the web with little new content.

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How to watch the Windows 9 launch event: no live video stream so catch our Windows 9 launch live blog

Do me a favour. Check out the URL of this page. It ends in .co.uk. Now tell me, should we post the time in every time zone on the planet, or just…

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AMD vs Intel: which processor is best?

Not really. This is our site and we set the rules. One of which is that we don't tolerate baseless and defamatory accusations of corruption. So…

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

It's not correct even in the US Sheldon, and this *is* a UK website. But I don't suppose it really matters.

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An Apple fan's perspective on the Windows 10 launch

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Sensor-laden kids' watch with 3G launches in Japan

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2014 Retina iMac release date rumours, specs and features: 27in 5K Retina iMac 'launching this mont'......