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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: 
iPhone users hit by shock data-roaming charges

Some Apple iPhone users have received hefty bills after foreign trips, despite switching off data-roaming.

Features: 
Opinion: why Windows Phone 7 has to succeed

If Windows Phone 7 isn't a game-changing success, Microsoft can wave goodbye as Apple and Google disappear over the horizon.

Review: 
Let's Present review

Let's Present is cross-platform presentation software designed as a cheaper alternative to Microsoft PowerPoint.

Review: 
LogMeIn Ignition review

LogMeIn Ignition takes the company's already lauded remote access software and adds it to iPhone and iPad. In doing so, it may have come up with…

Review: 
D-Link DHP-307AV review

The D-Link DHP-307AV is a powerline adaptor kit that will get broadband to the parts of your house that Wi-Fi just won't reach. But powerline has…

News: 
iPhone 4 stocks low at Carphone Warehouse

UK mobile phone retailer Carphone Warehouse has received only 16,000 Apple iPhone 4 handsets, and customers have been warned not to queue up for…

Review: 
Sage Instant Accounts review

Sage Instant Accounts is accounting software aimed at new and small businesses users. It aims to help you manage your money, invoicing, VAT and…

Features: 
Wanted: someone to pay for a new web

Unlike at the 1990 World Cup, fans these days can follow their heroes 24/7 via the web.

Review: 
Xobni Plus review

An Outlook plug-in that costs $29 may not sound compelling but, against all expectation, Xobni Plus is an organisational aid that rocks.

Review: 
DataInherit Silver Safe review

Both an online data safe and digital last will and testament, DataInherit is a unique proposition.


 

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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Acer Aspire R11 review: Hands-on with the 360 laptop and tablet convertible

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Apple Watch release day: Twitter reacts

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Apple Watch buying guide, price list & where to buy today: Which Apple Watch model, size, material,?......