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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: 
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…

News: 
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…

News: 
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…

News: 
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…

Review: 
Google Buzz review

Google Buzz is a service that adds social-networking to the Googlemail (Gmail) webmail service. We took Google Buzz for a ride to find out what it…

Review: 
muvee Reveal 8 review

We've never seen video-editing software so easy to use. muvee Reveal 8 is not cheap, nor is it full-featured, but if you need to quickly make and…

Features: 
Smartphone blogs: Are smartphones good for business?

Is the explosion in portable functionality a boon for business or a data-security nightmare? We delved into the blogosphere to find out: are…

Features: 
Smartphone Focus: Twitter - what do you use your mobile phone for?

Just a few years ago, asking someone what they use their mobile phone for was akin to asking a footballer who'd just missed a crucial penalty how…

Review: 
Asus UX30-QX011C review

With an edge-to-edge glossy screen, dual-core chip and supermodel looks, the ultrathin Asus UX30-QX011C laptop is something of a tribute act to…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
Battle of the browsers 2013: which is the best web browser for Windows?

I'm not making an argument. You hinted that we were somehow paid to promote Google Chrome. I called you on it: we weren't, we would never do that,…

Features: 
Battle of the browsers 2013: which is the best web browser for Windows?

For the record, the onus is most definitely not on us to disprove false accusations of corruption. But I am always happy to do so. (And I presume…

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6 best budget gaming PCs 2014: What's the best low-cost gaming PC you can buy in the UK?

We are working on a new responsive site that will ease some of these issues. Thanks for your patience. (Sent from my own Lg g3!)

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Minix Neo Z64 UK release date, price and specs: Sub-£100 mini PC runs Windows 8.1 or Android KitKat

I can't comment on your experience, and I am sorry if it was bad, but we have checked out Geekbuying as we do any e-commerce site we mention. We…

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Battle of the browsers 2013: which is the best web browser for Windows?

Why don't you join the dots for me? If you are accusing the publishers of this website of being corrupt, at least have the bravery to actually do…

News: 
Windows 8 'Threshold' update will be Windows 9

You are mistaken. The article states the same. The sentence to which you refer says 'previously it was suggested that Windows 7 users will have to…

Features: 
5 reasons why PCs are better than Macs: Mac vs Windows PC - which is best?

'People like you deserve to be homeless'. Wow. Your parents must be so proud.

Features: 
Group test: what's the best PDF software?

It certainly is. Apology accepted. In the UK it is illegal to post vendor content as editorial content. It's also morally bankrupt.We do publish…

Features: 
Group test: what's the best PDF software?

I don't care what you think it looks like, I'd appreciate it if you didn't express the opinion that this site or our authors are corrupt.

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