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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

News: 
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…

Features: 
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…

Features: 
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


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...

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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...

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Apple Watch vs Huawei Watch comparison preview: What's the difference?

Certain irony in the punctuation in this post.

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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!

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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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Why Scottish Tablet is better than the iPad mini

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How Microsoft's HoloLens AR headset will work without needing a computer or phone

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Apple MacBook 1.1 GHz review (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015): The future of Apple laptops