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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: 
CES: Bluetooth kit offers hands-free text, email

Two US companies, Dial2Do and Bluetrek, this week launched the Concerto: a bluetooth headset that uses Dial2Do software to allow users to email,…

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CES: Parrot announces helicopter controlled by iPhone

Bluetooth specialist manufacturer Parrot has been wowing visitors to the Consumer Electronics Show here in Las Vegas with its AR.Drone: toy…

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CES: 3M MPro150 projector doubles as laptop

3M this week at CES is showing the 3M MPro150 - a portable projector that it says will remove the need for travelling business people to carry…

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CES: enTourage eDGe is Google Android 'dualbook'

US manufacturer Entourage this week announces the enTourage eDGe. The Edge runs the Google Android operating system and is a slim and stylish…

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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'…

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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…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
Windows 7 vs Windows 8: whats the best upgrade from XP?

Windows 8 is Windows 7 plus the aspects you describe. And measurably faster, with baked in AV.

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Microsoft HoloLens is only good for two things: And they're not holograms

I just want to know what this comment is!

Features: 
Microsoft HoloLens is only good for two things: And they're not holograms

I can assure that no comments have been deleted on this article, and there has been no site downtime today. Sounds like a local problem at your end.

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Group test: what's the best laptop?

To answer your points in order - we update this article several times a month as new laptops become available. So I'm not sure at what point we…

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HP Z1 G2 Workstation review: iMac rival is powerful all-in-one that can be easily opened and upgraded

Hi Phillip. The review is nearly a year old, so it's possible the product is no longer available. (I don't personally know this, but HP is not a…

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6 best cloud storage services - 2014's best online storage sites revealed

Nah. Fair comment. And I haven't got time to sue everybody.

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Group test: what's the best Android antivirus?

Then I can suggest only that you never use any smartphones or laptops.

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Microsoft HoloLens is only good for two things: And they're not holograms

I was talking about the comment to which I initially responded.It's fair comment to say if you believe the article is biased. I don't believe it…

Features: 
Group test: what's the best laptop?

You win points for anonymous bravery and zany humour when selecting usernames. Laugh? I nearly did.

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Windows 10: a guaranteed success. Probably.

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Do we need to fight the government again over design and art education?

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