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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: 
CeBIT: Move & view music and video, with Nero

I had an interesting chat with Nero software today. (Not, if I'm honest, a statement I ever expected to write).

Features: 
CeBIT: a solution to the ultimate security problem

A quick stroll through the Security Hall here at CeBIT reveals that as the data security message slowly gets through to the mass market, vendors…

Features: 
CeBIT: sunny, empty, strange

Guten Morgen from CeBIT. At least I think it's CeBIT.

News: 
AVG launches AVG ISS 8.5 & AVG Free 8.5

Internet security company AVG today launches its next generation of products: AVG Internet Security Suite 8.5, and AVG Free 8.5.

Features: 
Waiting for the Eee PC/iPhone hybrid

The inexorable, inexplicable rise of the netbook continues. Despite their myriad limitations, and the proliferation of 'me-too' products on the…

Review: 
Registry Mechanic 8.0 review

Registry Mechanic 8.0 is a Windows Registry cleaner from PC Tools, designed to improve PC performance by cleaning and optimising your PC's Registry.

Review: 
Denon AH-C252 review

Denon's AH-C252 in-ear headphones offer solid sound and build quality at a reasonable price - but, despite Denon's rich audio heritage,…

Features: 
Mind the gap folks, heres Google Latitude

Google's Latitude has been thrust upon an unsuspecting world, to predictable howls from the privacy lobby.

Review: 
Writer's Café 2 review

Writer's Café 2 is a cross-platform software program that provides a workspace, resource centre and organisational tool for writers of all…

Features: 
For remote working: just add water

Snow's frozen water, right? Well, the addition of a few inches of the stuff has caused all of the south east of England to grind to a halt.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
Oculus Rift release date, specs and features: Oculus Rift set to change the way we play, how we experience events and places

Can we dispense with the pretence that you and 'he' are not one and the same person? It might be less embarrassing for you. You created a new…

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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

Good point about my comments. I'll see if i can do that. I deleted his because he was calling me on the phone and spamming comments on the site…

Features: 
Which tablet PC should I buy?

Aw. You're funny :-)

Review: 
Sennheiser Momentum Black review: bloated bass-focused headphone

He can speak for himself if he wishes to, and you are entitled to your opinion. I just hate it when people accuse good guys of taking bribes.

Review: 
iPhone 6 review: best ever iPhone is very good... but no longer the best phone you can buy

The video plays only when it is in view. So the disrespect comes from elsewhere.

Review: 
Sennheiser Momentum Black review: bloated bass-focused headphone

Your comment is all fair, until you accuse the author of 'being paid to write a bad review'. By whom exactly? You do realise that you are making…

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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

I am defensive when I am incorrectly accused of plagiarism, yes. I'm also defensive when I am called up at my place of work to further accuse me…

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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

Let me be clear: I wrote and published those words more than six months ago, and can prove it. Infer from that what you like about the provenance…

Features: 
Oculus Rift release date, specs and features: Oculus Rift set to change the way we play, how we experience events and places

This is an update of a story that has been live for six months or more. So all fair comment aside, it is much more likely the other site copied us!

Features: 
Group test: what's the best Android tablet?

We update the article every time we review a worthy tablet.

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