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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: 
BlackBerry PlayBook UK launch announced

RIM today announced that its BlackBerry PlayBook tablet PC will be available in the UK 'over the next 30 days'.

Features: 
Sony Ericsson launches two phones via Facebook

Sony Ericsson this week revealed two new phones exclusively on its Facebook page - the Sony Ericsson Mix Walkman and the Sony Ericsson txt pro.

News: 
O2: 'Ofcom's state aid 4G auction is illegal'

O2 this week slammed Ofcom's upcoming 4G spectrum auction, describing the method of selling off the spectrum to mobile operators as 'state aid'…

News: 
Apple iCloud UK launch delayed until 2012

The music storage part of Apple's iCloud may be launching in the US in the autumn, but UK customers won't be able to store their iTunes in the…

Features: 
Why Apple's iCloud could mean your next phone is an iPhone

iCloud may not seem as exciting as a new smartphone or tablet, but it may guarantee that I buy a new iPhone when my current one dies.

News: 
Apple announces iCloud: a virtual digital hub

Apple's Steve Jobs today announced the Apple iCloud, and demoted the PC to 'just another device' status. The iCloud is a connected, hosted account…

News: 
Apple announces iOS 5, shows 10 new features

Apple tonight demonstrated iOS 5, its next generation operating system for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. According to Apple, there are more than…

News: 
Apple announces Mac OS X 10.7 'Lion', shows 10 new features

Speaking at the WWDC keynote in San Francisco tonight, Apple's Phil Schiller described Apple Mac OS X 10.7 Lion as 'a major release with over 250…

News: 
Steve Jobs: Apple Mac is "kicking ass"

Speaking at the WWDC keynote in San Francisco this evening, Apple's Steve Jobs said the Apple Mac is "kicking ass", and that it continues to beat…

Features: 
What is Google +1?

You may have noticed that PC Advisor has added the Google +1 button to article pages on the PCAdvisor.co.uk site. But what is Google +1, and why…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Review: 
HP Envy 23 review: great specifications but disappointing image quality

Impossible to know what the variables were, unfortunately. But a fair point worth considering in the round.

Features: 
Battle of the browsers 2013: which is the best web browser for Windows?

Ah. You like to troll. How is that working out for you?

Features: 
Sony Xperia Z4 UK release date, price and specs rumours

Bless you! Not sure where I became relevant, but for the record: I bought an iPhone 3G about six years ago, and am posting this from my LG G3.

Features: 
Budget smartphones

A bit too expensive for this list. Great handset.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 release date and specs rumours: When will the Galaxy S6 come out?

Xioami sells many more smartphones than does Apple, I believe.

Features: 
How to delete Android devices from Google Play store

Ouch. How does Roy feel about starting a sentence with 'also'?

Features: 
How to watch Samsung Galaxy S5 launch event live: follow the Samsung Unpacked 5 press conference

Fair point. We use the same page as lots of people bookmark it. Does make the comments a little confusing!

Features: 
Battle of the browsers 2013: which is the best web browser for Windows?

I'm not making an argument. You hinted that we were somehow paid to promote Google Chrome. I called you on it: we weren't, we would never do that,…

Features: 
Battle of the browsers 2013: which is the best web browser for Windows?

For the record, the onus is most definitely not on us to disprove false accusations of corruption. But I am always happy to do so. (And I presume…

Features: 
6 best budget gaming PCs 2014: What's the best low-cost gaming PC you can buy in the UK?

We are working on a new responsive site that will ease some of these issues. Thanks for your patience. (Sent from my own Lg g3!)

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Samsung Galaxy S5 vs S6 comparison: What's new in the Samsung Galaxy S6

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Samsung: King of the Androids (or MWC, at least)

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How to send feedback to Apple, and why you should: Tell Apple if its products suck!