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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: 
In pictures: HP TouchPad

HP has announced a tablet PC it hopes will rival the Apple iPad. The HP TouchPad will run the Palm WebOS, and feature a 9.7in touchscreen. Here we…

Review: 
PC Tools Performance Toolkit review

A Windows PC optimisation suite, PC Tools Performance Toolkit contains apps to clean, compact, monitor and optimise your PC's Registry.

Review: 
Oasys Mail Manager 5.2 review

Mail Manager is a plugin for Microsoft Outlook designed to make your use of the popular business email program more productive

News: 
BlackBerry is the UK's top smartphone brand

According to research BlackBerry was the UK's top-selling smartphone brand in 2010, with 36 percent of all smartphone sales in December 2010.

News: 
O2 Wifi hotspots offer free broadband for all

O2 today announced plans to offer free Wi-Fi hotspots throughout the UK to all mobile users.

News: 
Mozilla to add 'do not track' feature to Firefox

Mozilla is to add a feature to it Firefox web browser that will allow users to surf the web without being tracked. For the tool to work, however,…

News: 
Sky 'in talks to buy The Cloud'

Sky is reported to be in talks to purchase The Cloud. The News Corp-owned broadcaster and ISP is said to be in discussions to buy The Cloud, which…

News: 
nVidia Tegra 2 3D processor details leaked

nVidia is set to release a 3D processor for use in mobile gadgets featuring a 3D screen, according to reports.

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…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
10 best new phones you should be most excited about in 2014: best new phones coming from Apple, Samsung, Sony, Motorola, LG and others

Yeah. These guys agree with Microsoft on the former, and the entire world on the latter.

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

Meanwhile, paying for the content you wish to consume. (And also, for full openness, paying my mortgage!)

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,…

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