Profile

Cover photo
Matt Egan
Works at IDG
Attended University of Hull
Lives in Woking
274 followers|225,555 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
Yes your Apple Watch can get a virus. No it won't. Here's why...
Smartwatch security advice. Can a smartwatch get a virus? Yes. But it won't. However, you do need to secure your wearable. Here are our crucial tips for protecting your smartwatch.
1
Add a comment...

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
Microsoft Band review
The Microsoft Band is a smartwatch and activity tracker that works with iPhone, Android and Windows Phones. The MS Band has a good feature set at a reasonable price, but it's not a total success. Here's our Microsoft Band review, Microsoft Band buying advice.
1
Add a comment...

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
Apple Watch vs Huawei Watch
We compare the Apple Watch with one of the best smartwatches in the Android world - the Android Wear-toting Huawei Watch. Find out more in our Apple Watch vs Huawei Watch comparison. Apple Watch vs Huawei Watch price, design, display, battery life and software.
1
Add a comment...

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
A dual-SIM phone... for £82.
The Prestigio Grace X3 is a budget dual-SIM smartphone. Very cheap, the Prestigio Grace X3 offers acceptable performance, build and battery life. It's a good value purchase for the cash strap. Prestigio Grace X3 review.
1
Add a comment...

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
Make your Android browser faster
How to speed up web browsing on Android phone or tablet. Speed up Android browsing. Make Chrome faster on Android. Make Android browser faster. Two great ways to supercharge your Android smartphone- or tablet's web browser.
1
Add a comment...

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
Politicians. Not normal.
We will know that the Internet of Things is established only when people no longer refer to the Internet of Things. PLUS: politicians can't do the internet, because they aren't normal.
1
Add a comment...

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
Apple Watch vs LG Watch Urbane
Does the LG Watch Urbane and Android Wear offer anything to tempt you away from the Apple Watch? Read our Apple Watch vs LG Watch Urbane comparison to find out.
1
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
274 people
James Nolan's profile photo
Adam Dougal's profile photo
sithu aung's profile photo
Anh Nguyen's profile photo
Yogesh Gulati's profile photo
Simon Cranmer's profile photo
Malcolm Wilde's profile photo
Ian Mountford's profile photo
Julien Renal's profile photo

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
How to make your PC faster
How to speed up a PC or speed up a laptop. Free software tweaks to speed up Windows, and the best hardware upgrades to boost your PC or laptop. How to speed up PC, how to speed up laptop. What to do when your PC is running slowly, or your laptop is running slowly.
1
Add a comment...

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
How to make your Android tablet louder
How to boost volume on Android tablet. Make Android tablet louder. Make music louder on Android tablet. In this article we look at ways to boost audio volume on an Android tablet. All of these tips will also help to increase the volume on an Android smartphone.
1
Add a comment...

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
Surface Pro 3 vs Surface 3 comparison
We compare Microsoft's new Surface 3 tablet with the outstanding Surface Pro 3. Is the cheaper Surface tablet a good deal? Read our Surface Pro 3 vs Surface 3 comparison to find out.
1
Add a comment...

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
1
Add a comment...

Matt Egan

Shared publicly  - 
 
How make Apple Watch battery last longer
How to make the Apple Watch battery last longer. Plus Apple Watch charging options, and how long the Apple Watch's battery will last.
1
Add a comment...
People
Have him in circles
274 people
James Nolan's profile photo
Adam Dougal's profile photo
sithu aung's profile photo
Anh Nguyen's profile photo
Yogesh Gulati's profile photo
Simon Cranmer's profile photo
Malcolm Wilde's profile photo
Ian Mountford's profile photo
Julien Renal's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Journalist
Employment
  • IDG
    Editor, present
  • Haymarket
  • PA
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Woking
Previously
Leeds - London - Hull - Leeds
Links
YouTube
Contributor to
Story
Tagline
Editor-in-Chief, IDG UK Tech Media
Introduction
I'm the editor-in-chief of PC Advisor, Macworld UK, Digital Arts and Tech Advisor - the UK's best-read consumer technology publications. As well as posting about internet security, laptops, Windows, smartphones, tablets, Android, Apple products and - you know - PCs, you'll find me talking about life as a tech editor. I'm also an occasional singer, regular (awful) footballer and golfer, a world class eater and drinker, and a truly dedicated watcher of sport.
Education
  • University of Hull
    English/Drama, 1997 - 2000
  • Yorkshire Martyrs Catholic College
    1991 - 1996
Basic Information
Gender
Male