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Marie Brewis

Marie Brewis

Marie is Group Managing Editor of PC Advisor and, with a BA (Hons) Journalism degree under her belt, a regular contributor of reviews, tips and tricks. Her speciality is Android, and what she doesn't know about phones and tablets isn't worth knowing. She's also our resident social media guru, and can regularly be found on Facebook spreading technology information to the masses. Or at least that's what she tells us.

 

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Articles by Marie Brewis


Features: 
Best ereaders you can buy in 2014: read ebooks for under £50

Reading books on an ereader is just like a real book, but most ereaders are smaller and lighter. They offer other benefits, too, such as…

Features: 
24 best power banks 2014 UK: best portable smartphone and tablet chargers

If you're going to be away from mains power for a few days or your smartphone or tablet's battery simply won't last a whole working day, a…

Features: 
Best power banks for Christmas 2014: Best phone and tablet chargers to gift this Xmas

What do you give the tech lover who has everything? An accessory. And what better phone- and tablet accessory than a power bank. Keeping your…

Review: 
MiPow Power Cube 8000L review: Charge your iPad and iPhone on the go with this ridiculously expensive power bank

MiPow's Power Cube 8000L might look pretty cool and feature a built-in Lightning connector for charging your iPad, iPhone or iPod on the go, but…

Review: 
Nokia N1 vs Nexus 9 comparison: What's the best Android Lollipop tablet?

Nokia yesterday announced its N1 Android Lollipop tablet, but how does it compare to that other high-end Android Lollipop tablet, the Nexus 9?…

Review: 
RavPower RP-PB13 Deluxe 14000mAh power bank review: Compact portable charger for your phone and tablet

High-capacity power banks aren't always big and heavy, and the RavPower RP-PB13 Deluxe does a good job of packing a decent capacity and keeping…

Review: 
Intocircuit Power Castle 11200 review: Amazing-value power bank with an LCD screen

A dual-output power bank that offers fast-charging and a digital LCD display, Intocircuit's Power Castle 11200 is a bargain at just £22. Read our…

Features: 
What is Black Friday: What you need to know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2014

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are no longer just for US shoppers. Regarded as the beginning of the Christmas shopping season, Black Friday in the…

Features: 
Best tech gifts for Christmas 2014: Best Xmas presents for gadget lovers and geeks

It's not just geeks who love tech: your mum, dad, partner, child, best friend and even your gran would love to receive some of the gifts in our…

Review: 
EC Technology 6000mAh Ultra Compact Portable Power Bank review: An excellent-value power bank that makes a great flashlight

We've seen a lot of power banks with torches built-in, but none quite so well done as the EC Technology 6000mAh Ultra Compact Portable Power Bank.…


 

Comments by Marie Brewis


Review: 
Nokia N1 vs Nexus 9 comparison: What's the best Android Lollipop tablet?

Let me clarify then: we know Nokia makes amazing Windows Phones, but we don't know what it's like with Android tablets just yet - and Nokia today…

Review: 
Nokia N1 vs Nexus 9 comparison: What's the best Android Lollipop tablet?

I probably won't do that, if it's all the same to you.

News: 
What are the two blue ticks in WhatsApp? WhatsApp read message update explained

Yes, it is. Very annoying. But unfortunately we cannot force other people to spell correctly.

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

There is a lot, but even if you can't uninstall it I appreciate the fact you can now hide it from the app menu so you don't have to see it every day.

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

Well I won't tell you how many of these are in my bag right now ;-)http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/tes...

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

You will be able to pre-order the OnePlus One for a very short period on Monday (27 October) - more details here: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/new...

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

Sorry, my mistake. It is a single LED flash - have it in front of me now. I'll update the review.

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

You really can tell the difference between full-HD and Quad HD, although to be fair both look great. Whether you'll be able to tell the difference…

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

Totally agree with you about microSD - many people won't have a clue how much storage they need, so letting them change their minds and add more…

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

I've taken out the comment about it being user-friendly because it was possibly a bit misleading. What I meant was that Samsung has improved…

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