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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: 
Best phablets of 2015: the 14 best big-screen phones you can buy - best phablet reviews - best Android phablets, iPhone 6 Plus, Windows phablets

Best phablets of 2015: the 14 best big-screen phones you can buy - best phablet reviews - best Android phablets, iPhone 6 Plus, Windows phablets.…

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32 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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Samsung Galaxy Tab A and Tab A Plus (aka Samsung Galaxy Tab 5) specs leak: Samsung is working on two new tablets

Samsung is working on two new Galaxy Tab tablets, one of which is supplied with an S Pen. Meet the Samsung Galaxy Tab A and Tab A Plus - here's…

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OnePlus One release date, price, specs UK: OnePlus One to go on sale without an invite every Tuesday

The OnePlus One is now available to buy without an invite every Tuesday. Here we reveal everything you need to know about the OnePlus One,…

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Best free Chromecast apps 2015 UK

We all know Google's Chomecast supports a handful of great apps, including Netflix, BBC iPlayer, YouTube, Vevo, Plex, Rdio and BT Sport, and that…

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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…

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11 best Google Cardboard apps 2015 UK: Best apps for Google Cardboard virtual reality headset

Google Cardboard is a wicked toy and a brilliant gift idea, allowing you to turn any Android 4.1+ phone into a virtual-reality headset for a…

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5 best Nexus 6 cases 2015 UK: Protect your Nexus 6 from damage

If you've just bought a Nexus 6 you'll know Google has gone for the premium end of the market with its latest Android smartphone. Costing from…

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Best Chromecast tips and tricks: What else can Chromecast do?

Chromecast is a super-cool, super-affordable gadget, but if all you're using it for is a wireless replacement for an HDMI cable then you just…

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10 of the strangest, most pointless Android apps you can download today: Our pick of the worst apps for Android

Is there anything a smartphone can't do these days? You won't believe what's at number one in our list of the 10 strangest, most pointless Android…


 

Comments by Marie Brewis


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

I spoke with Zendure about this a couple of weeks ago. It is currently being redesigned and a new and improved version will go on sale within the…

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Best dual SIM smartphones 2014: best phones you can put two SIM cards into

You are correct about the UK market for dual-SIM phones being rubbish, and that some more in the way of buying advice is in order. It's on our list.

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Best dual SIM smartphones 2014: best phones you can put two SIM cards into

We have updated our chart so it includes only phones that are sold dual-SIM as standard and that we have seen in the flesh and reviewed. We think…

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

Oh Cameron, if only I had a cat I could do that. In the meantime, perhaps you could enlighten us with some unique power saving tips?

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Xiaomi Mi Band review: Best value fitness band offers class-leading battery life

I didn't mention the fact it could wake up your phone - partly because I don't have a Xiaomi phone on which to try it (unfortunately we can't get…

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Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z4 comparison: What to expect from the smartphone market leaders in 2015

It does, but perhaps I brushed over it too quickly. It's particularly interesting here actually because it's rumoured that Samsung will remove…

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