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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


Review: 
ZTE Blade S6 review: This dual-SIM iPhone 6 lookalike runs Android Lollipop and offers 4G LTE at a great price

ZTE's Blade S6 is a desirable mid-range Android Lollipop phone with 4G LTE connectivity and some smart features. At a quick glance you might even…

Features: 
17 best selfie phones of 2015: The 16 best smartphones for taking selfies - best selfie phone reviews - the best smartphone selfie cameras

Best selfie smartphones of 2015: The 17 best phones for taking selfies - best selfie phone reviews - the best smartphone selfie cameras. Selfies…

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Kingzone Z1 review: The fastest phone you'll find below £200

Kingzone isn't a mobile phone brand we've heard of in the UK before, but we definitely want to hear more about it. Find out why in our Kingzone Z1…

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Huawei P8 and Huawei P8 max UK release date, price and specs: Huawei undercuts Apple, HTC and Samsung with super-stylish, super-thin P8 and P8 max

Huawei today unveiled its P8 smartphone, plus a Huawei P8 max phablet. The new Huawei phones have specs to rival Apple, HTC and Samsung flagships,…

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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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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…

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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…


 

Comments by Marie Brewis


Features: 
Android update battery problems: How to fix poor battery life following Android 5.0 Lollipop update

Sticking up for myself is now classed as rude? Well I apologise for not crying into my keyboard. I also apologise for not agreeing with your…

Review: 
Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 review: Hands-on with the reversible smartphones

You are correct. It is a HANDS-ON review, aka a preview. Once Chris has had a little longer to play with the Alcatel he will update this article…

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What is eBay's Global Shipping Programme and how does it affect you?

The article was written six months ago when the GSP was announced, and thanks for drawing it to my attention because it probably is in need of an…

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Android update battery problems: How to fix poor battery life following Android 5.0 Lollipop update

If you hadn't started out by calling me a corporate shill I might have been more inclined to come up with a decent response.

Review: 
Kingzone Z1 review: The fastest phone you'll find below £200

Got anything to back up those claims?

Features: 
Android update battery problems: How to fix poor battery life following Android 5.0 Lollipop update

Oh wow. Next time ask your wife to help you come up with a better put down.

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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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