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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


Review: 
LG G3 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 comparison review: LG and Samsung flagship smartphones go head to head

LG yesterday unveiled its G3 smartphone, a high-end Android phone with a Quad HD screen and some impressive hardware. Here we compare the LG G3 to…

Features: 
How to view Most Recent stories in your Facebook News Feed: toggle between Most Recent and Top Stories

Facebook has always had an annoying tendency to switch the default News Feed view from Most Recent to Top Stories, but recently it became more…

Review: 
Best Android phone 2014: OnePlus One vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One M8 vs Sony Xperia Z2 vs LG G3

HTC, Samsung, Sony and LG have each now unveiled their flagship handsets for 2014, plus we've seen some outside competition from startup OnePlus.…

Review: 
LG G2 vs LG G3 comparison review: Can the G3 live up to the G2's example as 'the best smartphone money can buy'?

When the LG G2 was released we judged it to be the best smartphone money can buy, and to this day it sits atop our best smartphone 2014 chart. Can…

Review: 
Surface Pro 3 vs Nexus 10 comparison review: which is the best tablet for work and entertainment?

Last week Microsoft unveiled its Surface Pro 3, a tablet it claims is powerful enough to replace a laptop. But how well does it work as a tablet?…

News: 
Vodafone answers EE Eagle with £125 Smart Tab 4 budget Android 3G tablet

Vodafone has unveiled its 8in Smart Tab 4 budget Android tablet, which costs even less than the EE Eagle at just £125 on PAYG, or on tariffs…

Features: 
How to install WhatsApp on iPad or Android tablet: use WhatsApp on a Wi-Fi tablet

According to WhatsApp, you can't install and use its instant-messaging service on a Wi-Fi-only iPad or Android tablet. Yes, you can. Here we show…

Features: 
How to change your eBay password: reset your password to protect your eBay account

eBay has been in the news this week following confirmation that its database containing encrypted passwords and other data has been hacked. To…

Features: 
New features in Surface Pro 3: a Windows 8 tablet and laptop in one

Microsoft today unveiled the Surface Pro 3. This Windows 8 tablet has a 12in screen to match the latest Samsung Galaxy Pro tablets, and comes in a…

Features: 
Best HTC One M8 cases and covers under £20: protect your HTC One M8 from bumps and scratches

If you own an HTC One M8 you'll want to keep it in pristine condition, safe from bumps and scrapes, without covering up its gorgeous metal design.…


 

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.

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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.

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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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