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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


Features: 
WWDC 2014 keynote: as it happened - Apple launches iOS 8 and OS X 10 Yosemite | new features, details

Apple today announced iOS 8 and OS X 10 Yosemite at its WWDC14 Keynote in San Francisco. Relive the WWDC14 keynote with our expert bloggers, with…

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Steam Box and Steam Controller UK release date and price; When you will be able to buy Steam Machines

When will the first SteamOS Machines arrive in the UK? Find out in our Steam Box UK release date feature, including the Steam Controller UK…

Review: 
Lumia 520 vs Motorola Moto E comparison review: best cheap smartphones you can buy in the UK in 2014

You can buy a good smartphone for £100 or less: choose between the Lumia 520 and the Moto E and you will get top class specs at a low, low price.…

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Microsoft phone scam: don't be a victim - what to do when you receive a call from a security 'expert' offering to fix your PC

If you receive a phone call from a security 'expert' offering to fix your PC - it's a scam. Here's how to avoid the Microsoft phone scam, and what…

Review: 
LG G3 vs iPhone 5s comparison: the biggest and best smartphone display takes on the only small phone left in town

The days of iPhone domination are over. But Apple's iPhone 5s is the only remaining 4in high-end flagship. How does the little iPhone compare to…

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Surface Pro 3 vs MacBook Air comparison: Surface Pro is the thinnest laptop ever, but you might want the MacBook's keyboard

Microsoft says that Surface Pro 3 can replace both your MacBook and your iPad. Here we compare Surface Pro 3 with the MacBook Air to see how the…

Review: 
LG G3 vs HTC One M8 comparison: best smartphone display takes on fastest, most stylish phone

The LG G3 is the Android phone with the best display ever seen on a smartphone. How does the LG G3 compare to the fastest, most stylish phone on…

Features: 
How to watch LG G3 launch live! LG G3 launch live blog; LG G3 launch live stream

How to watch the LG G3 launch live on Tuesday May 27. LG G3 launch live blog, live stream.

Features: 
How to send secure messages and encrypted emails: send your bank details without getting ripped off

We explain how to send sensitive information via email and messenger app. How to send secure emails, how to send secure messages.

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Surface Pro 3 vs iPad Air comparison: Surface Pro is twice the device... but you'll still buy the iPad

Surface Pro 3 vs iPad Air: what's the best tablet? We compare Surface Pro 3 vs iPad Air specs, price, battery life, features and performance, and…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
New Nexus 6 release date, rumoured specs and features: When is the new Nexus 6 coming out?

It's fair to say we know a lot more about the Nexus 6 than do you about our business model and remuneration practices.

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Android 4.5 release date and features: When will the next version of Android (Lollipop) come out?

(Editor in chief of a group of established magazines, Callum, get it right.) I accept that I/we don't always get the tone right in our moderation.…

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What's the fastest smartphone 2014: Processor, graphics, web performance comparison

Hardly the actions of someone on the take though, you'll accept. The difficult thing about being accused of corruption when you are entirely…

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Group test: what's the best laptop?

Indeed. I think that a consumer can get the gist however. The buying advice is correct. (And I know I can't talk on a subject for five minutes…

News: 
iPhone 6 release date: When will Apple's next iPhone arrive?

Sadly, neither you nor sexism are funny in any way.

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Apple iPad mini 2 Retina vs iPad mini comparison review

Ah, sarcasm! Excellent. We appreciate that the site takes too long to load, and that is largely down to ad calls. We're in the process of…

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iPhone 6 release date: When will Apple's next iPhone arrive?

Yes. Yes you do. You are truly a winner. A boy wonder. Congratulations.

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iPhone 6 release date: When will Apple's next iPhone arrive?

Maybe so. I guess a guy who trolls pointlessly using your username and image would know all about lame.

News: 
iPhone 6 release date: When will Apple's next iPhone arrive?

Going by your prose style I presume that what happens in school is something of a mystery to you.

Review: 
Chillblast Fusion Spartacus budget gaming PC review: inexpensive but fast gaming PC uses Intel Pentium Anniversary Edition chip

That's a particularly downbeat way of looking at it! I see where you are coming from, but it does rather depend on the way the warranty works.…

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