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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


News: 
BT returns to mobile market with best 4G SIM-only deals in the UK: Amazing half-price deals for BT Broadband customers, with free BT Sport and BT Wi-Fi

Having acquired EE for £12.5bn communications giant BT is returning to the mobile market, offering unrivalled 4G SIM-only plans for BT Broadband…

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How to get more storage in Android: Not enough storage on your Android phone or tablet? Here's how to get more space for apps, photos, video and music

If your Android phone or tablet is running low on storage for your apps, photos, video, music and other files there are several ways to get around…

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What's the fastest smartphone? What's the best phone for games? What's the best phone for web browsing? Smartphone processor, graphics, web performance comparison 2015 UK

Which smartphone to buy is a highly personal choice: If you're after the fastest phone or the best phone for games or web browsing the answers you…

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New Moto G 4G 2015 review: Motorola's latest Moto G 4G is a poor successor to the best budget phone on the market and no match for the cheaper Moto E 4G

Motorola's just upgraded its Moto G for the fourth time, and we can't think why it bothered. If you think that's a bit harsh, read our new Moto G…

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Google Chromecast vs Nexus Player comparison: what is the difference?

Google's Nexus Player is coming to the UK this week. But how does that set-top box differ from the company's Chromecast streaming dongle? Here we…

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4 reasons we can't wait for Nexus Player to come to the UK

Google's Nexus Player begins shipping in the UK this week, and we can't wait for the media-streaming set-top box to arrive. Here's why.

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19 best new phones you should be most excited about in 2015: best new phones coming from Apple, Samsung, Sony, HTC, LG, Xiaomi and others

With March's MWC 2015 we've just seen some of the best new phones of 2015 unveiled. Here we reveal the 19 upcoming smartphones that you should be…

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Microsoft Lumia 435 review: The best smartphone you can buy under £50 offers the cheapest entry point to Windows 10

If you're looking for a cheap smartphone, Microsoft's Lumia 435 is the best you'll find under £50. Find out why in our Microsoft Lumia 435 review.

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OnePlus One release date, price, specs UK: OnePlus One is now on sale on Tuesdays, but the company is about to hike the price on this year-old phone

The OnePlus One is now available to buy without an invite every Tuesday, but it's about to go up in price. Here we reveal everything you need to…

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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…


 

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Features: 
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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New Moto G 4G 2015 review: Motorola's latest Moto G 4G is a poor successor to the best budget phone on the market and no match for the cheaper Moto E 4G

Prices change on a daily basis, Zack. At the time of writing the Moto E was £89 at Amazon. Phones (with the exception of iPhones) very rarely sell…

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How to connect Android to TV: see your phone or tablet apps on the big screen

Unfortunately not. Sky Go is incredibly picky and won't let you view the feed on anything other than the phone or tablet on which the app is…

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Amazon Fire TV Stick release date, price and specs: Take on Chromecast and Roku Streaming Stick

Yes, but new Prime members will get a £12 refund between 11-25th May, taking the price to £7.

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Huawei Watch release date, price and specs UK: Pre-order now

Fact is there is no information on a Huawei Watch UK release, other than the news that MobileFun is taking pre-orders and expecting stock any day…

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Block Candy Crush Saga requests and notifications on Facebook

Yes. The screenshots are taken from a desktop browser. Once you've blocked an app it won't be able to bother you on any platform.

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