Matt Egan

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Matt Egan is Editorial Director of IDG, publisher of Macworld UK (and Macworld.com). IDG is the world's largest technology media, events and data company. A passionate technology fan who writes on subjects as diverse as smartphones, 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

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How to move from Android to iPhone

Here's how to move all the vital data - contacts, photos, music, apps and more - from your old Android phone to a new iPhone

Here's how to move all the vital data - contacts, photos, music, apps and more - from your old Android phone to a new iPhone

17 Jun 19

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How to recover deleted text messages on iPhone

Lost or deleted an important text message on your iPhone? You may be able to recover it using one of these tips

Lost or deleted an important text message on your iPhone? You may be able to recover it using one of these tips

29 May 19

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How to fix an iPhone that won't charge

Quick tips and longer-term fixes to try if the Lighting port isn't working to charge up your iPhone or iPad's battery

Quick tips and longer-term fixes to try if the Lighting port isn't working to charge up your iPhone or iPad's battery

16 Apr 18

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How to change the App Store to UK on iPhone & iPad

We show how to change the App Store settings on your iPhone or iPad so that it knows you're in the UK

We show how to change the App Store settings on your iPhone or iPad so that it knows you're in the UK

19 Jan 18

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Apple TV review (third gen, 2012), updated for 2017: Apple TV buying advice

The 2012 Apple TV has been discontinued, but it's still possible to pick one up second hand. Does the third-gen Apple TV offer value, five years on?

The 2012 Apple TV has been discontinued, but it's still possible to pick one up second hand. Does the third-gen Apple TV offer value, five years on?

18 Jan 17

 
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How to use emoji on iPhone & iPad

In-depth guide to using emoji on iPhone and iPad, in emails and iMessage. Plus: what's the difference between emoji and emoticons?

In-depth guide to using emoji on iPhone and iPad, in emails and iMessage. Plus: what's the difference between emoji and emoticons?

16 Dec 16

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Apple Watch Series 2 vs Sony SmartWatch 3 comparison review

Our Apple Watch Series 2 vs Sony SmartWatch 3 comparison review finds that the Sony watch is a cracking wearable, but the Apple Watch comes out on top - if you can afford it

Our Apple Watch Series 2 vs Sony SmartWatch 3 comparison review finds that the Sony watch is a cracking wearable, but the Apple Watch comes out on top - if you can afford it

21 Sep 16

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How to buy a cheap Mac

How to grab a bargain when looking to buy a Mac, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, an iMac or Mac Pro

How to grab a bargain when looking to buy a Mac, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, an iMac or Mac Pro

25 Apr 16

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Apple Pay vs Samsung Pay comparison

What's the best contactless payment system? Read our Apple Pay vs Samsung Pay comparison to find out

What's the best contactless payment system? Read our Apple Pay vs Samsung Pay comparison to find out

09 Jul 15

 
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iOS 9 vs Android M comparison preview

iOS 9 vs Android M for features, release date and availability - and why we love iOS 9

iOS 9 vs Android M for features, release date and availability - and why we love iOS 9

12 Jun 15

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Apple Watch vs LG G Watch R comparison review

Android Wear is keeping Apple on its game, and the LG smartwatch is a fine example of its kind

Android Wear is keeping Apple on its game, and the LG smartwatch is a fine example of its kind

29 May 15

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