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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: 
How to speed up a Mac: 14 tips to make a slow Mac run like new

Apple Macs are usually pretty efficient, but a Mac can slow down over time just like any PC. Here are 14 tips to help you speed up a Mac and make…

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

LG's G3 was one of the most impressive smartphone releases of 2014. We compare the specs to see how it stacks up against its Samsung rival, the…

Features: 
Sony Xperia Z4 UK release date, price and specs rumours: Might skip MWC launch

When is the Sony Xperia Z4 coming out? Sony is reportedly preparing a 5.5in Quad HD phablet, plus Z4 Music and Z4 dual-SIM variants. Here we…

Review: 
iClever 6-Port USB Travel Wall Charger review: Fast charging for all your USB devices

iClever's six-port USB Travel Wall Charger is a neat solution for reducing the number of USB chargers you need to carry on your travels, as well…

Features: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 mini UK release date, price and specs predictions: When is the Galaxy S6 mini coming out?

When is the Samsung Galaxy S6 mini coming out? With the Samsung Galaxy S6 pegged for March's MWC, Samsung will in typical fashion follow up that…

Features: 
Microsoft Lumia 940 Windows 10 phone UK release date, price and specs rumours: When is the Lumia 940 coming out?

No longer just a desktop OS, Windows 10 will also run on phones and tablets - and the Microsoft Lumia 940 will be one of the first Windows Phones…

Features: 
How to use WhatsApp on the web: Get WhatsApp on your phone, tablet, laptop AND PC

WhatsApp is now available on the web, meaning it's possible to simultaneously access your WhatsApp account on your phone, tablet, laptop or PC…

Features: 
Windows 10 for phones UK release date, price and new features: When will my phone get Windows 10?

Windows Phone is no more! For the first time full-blown Windows will run on phones, tablets and PCs. Here's everything you need to know about…

Review: 
Anker Astro E5 15000mAh power bank review: Portable power for your phone or tablet that comes at a good price

Anker's Astro E5 is a dual-output power bank that'll keep your phone or tablet going for several days on the road. Read our Anker Astro E5…

Review: 
Xiaomi Mi Note Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the most powerful phone in the world?

Last week Xiaomi unveiled its Mi Note Pro, a much cheaper rival to the Note 4 that it says is the most powerful phone in the world. We take a look…


 

Comments by Marie Brewis


News: 
Amazon's Fire Phone reduced to £99: The best smartphone deal you'll find all day

Yes. It's a bit confusing, but it will really just suit existing O2 customers or those who are happy to become one.

Review: 
UMI Zero smartphone review: World's thinnest dual-SIM, octa-core phone costs just £139

No, it doesn't support 4G, but it will work with T-Mobile 3G.

Features: 
9 best portable USB chargers 2014: best portable smartphone and tablet chargers

We have a couple of Anker power banks coming in within the next few days, so we will update the article asap

Features: 
9 best portable USB chargers 2014: best portable smartphone and tablet chargers

Correct Simon, we list only the products we've reviewed.

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...

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