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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: 
OnePlus Two UK release date, price and specs rumours: OnePlus Two specs leaks with possible smaller model

The OnePlus Two has been confirmed for 2015, as well as a second model - perhaps a OnePlus Mini. Here's where we put together in one place all the…

News: 
HTC One Wear UK release date, price and specs rumours: HTC smartwatch to be unveiled at MWC 2015

HTC is due to launch a smartwatch, known as the HTC One Wear. Here we explain everything we know so far about the HTC One Wear, including UK…

Features: 
Best apps for Google Glass 2015 UK: The best Google Glassware shows exactly what you can do with Google Glass

Google may have taken Google Glass offsale for now, but for those who have already bought a pair the best Google Glass apps will help you make the…

Features: 
How to protect Android from the WebView bug: Prevent hackers taking control of your mobile device

A WebView bug that could allow a hacker to take control of a device and affects 60 percent of Android phones and tablets will not be patched by…

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HTC Hima Ace Plus UK release date, price and specs rumours: HTC has two M9 Hima handsets in development, including a 5.5in Quad HD phablet

Alongside the upcoming HTC One M9 smartphone, codenamed Hima, HTC is rumoured to be readying a phablet version known as the HTC Hima Ace Plus.…

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

Google's Nexus 6 and Samsung's Galaxy Note 4 are two of the latest Android phablets on the market, but which is the best? Here we compare Samsung…

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Xiaomi Mi Note and Xiaomi Mi Note Pro UK release date, price and specs: Xiaomi unveils most powerful phone in the world

Xiaomi might be yet to break the UK smartphone market, but outside our little island the Chinese firm was the third bestselling smartphone maker…

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WhatsApp, Snapchat and iMessage could be banned in the UK: Should you be worried and what you can do about it

Following the Charlie Hebdo shootings in Paris, if the Conservatives win the next election PM David Cameron could ban your favourite instant…

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

With the Samsung Galaxy S6 pegged for March's MWC, Samsung will in typical fashion follow up that smartphone with the launch of a compact version.…

Review: 
UMI Zero smartphone review: World's thinnest dual-SIM, octa-core phone costs just £134

We've all heard of Samsung, Sony, HTC, Motorola and LG. UMI? Nope. But this Chinese smartphone manufacturer sells the octa-core Zero, the world's…


 

Comments by Marie Brewis


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...

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.

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