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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.


 

Articles by Marie Brewis


Features: 
19 best portable speakers for 2015 UK: Best budget Bluetooth speakers and cheap speakers for phones, tablets and laptops

Enhance your audiovisual experience from your phone, tablet or laptop with a budget Bluetooth speaker. You needn't spend the earth to get better…

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35 best power banks 2015 UK: best portable chargers for smartphones and tablets

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…

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5 best desktop chargers 2015: The best desktop and travel USB chargers you can buy in the UK

Desktop chargers let you charge multiple phones, tablets and other USB-powered devices from a single mains outlet, and are great for freeing up…

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32 best laptops for 2015: The best laptop you can buy in the UK - best power laptops, best budget laptops, best ultrabooks

A list of the UK's best laptops available to buy in 2015. Keep reading to find out what is the best laptop of 2015. Best laptop reviews.

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12 cheapest smartphones of 2015: The lowest-cost smartphones you can buy in the UK. Best budget phones under £50. Cheap smartphone buying advice

Need a cheap Android phone or Windows Phone? We round up the 12 best smartphones under £50 you can buy in the UK in 2015. Plus: cheap phones…

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 review: The best Android phone of 2015. The S6 is Samsung's best-looking Galaxy yet, losing some features but adding so much more

The Samsung Galaxy S6 is the company's best-looking yet, with Samsung tackling key concerns such as build quality and software. Sure, it's lost a…

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Best games consoles 2015: Best games consoles you can buy in the UK today

Games consoles are must-haves for many of us, but they're expensive. So keep in mind that you can still pick up older consoles and games at much…

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10 best smart lightbulbs 2015: Best smart LED bulbs, smart lighting, mood lighting and speaker bulbs for your UK connected home

Installing smart lighting is a simple first step on your way to a smart home. Here we reveal the best smart LED bulbs and best smart lighting for…

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Windows 10 for phones UK release date, price and new features: When will my phone get Windows 10? Preview Build 10051 now available

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…

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Apple Watch release date, price, specs and features UK: When is the Apple Watch coming out? Pre-order Apple Watch now

When is the iWatch coming out? Apple has confirmed details about the Apple Watch at its Spring Forward event. Here we reveal everything you need…


 

Comments by Marie Brewis


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Samsung Gear Solo smartwatch release date, price and specs UK: first smartwatch to work without a smartphone

I think Shane means you can get two SIMs for the same number, which is different to what we think of as dual-SIM - being able to put two different…

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Samsung Gear Solo smartwatch release date, price and specs UK: first smartwatch to work without a smartphone

Hi Vera. Our hands-on review should answer those questions: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/rev...Basically, the Gear S can accept its own SIM, which…

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How to get texts on a tablet: Use an Android tablet to send and receive text messages from your phone

If you have a BlackBerry phone - it doesn't work with Android phones, does it?

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OnePlus Two release date rumours: Something's happening on 22 July

Yes, there is. The OnePlus One is even cheaper than that, though, so it would be nice to see it add a Quad HD screen without drastically…

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Sony Xperia Z4 UK release date, price and specs rumours

No-one really knows Mark Egan.

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Sony Xperia Z4 UK release date, price and specs rumours

Hopefully Samsung will re-think those decisions with its Galaxy S7, but I don't want to wait a year to upgrade.Clearly I have wrongly assumed that…

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The 11 Best smartwatches 2014: what is the the best smartwatch or activity trackers available to buy in the UK right now

It's because our review of the Gear S is only a hands-on from IFA: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/rev...Until we've thoroughly tested it we aren't…

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6 best cloud storage services - 2014's best online storage sites revealed

Glad it was useful to you. You can find some more tips on adding storage to Android here: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/how...

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10 best new phones you should be most excited about in 2014: best new phones coming from Apple, Samsung, Sony, Motorola, LG and others

Eventually we'd like to be able to do that, but right now we haven't tested enough of them to do so.

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