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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


News: 
Google Nexus 9 release date, price and specs UK: Android Lollipop tablet on sale today

Google has unveiled its Nexus 9 tablet, made by HTC. Here we detail the Google Nexus 9 release date, price and specs, which goes on sale today.

Features: 
Sony Xperia Z4 UK release date, price and specs rumours

Sony is reportedly preparing a 5.5in Quad HD phablet in time for Mobile World Congress 2015. Here we reveal the Sony Xperia Z4 UK release date,…

Review: 
TP-Link TL-PB10400 10400mAh Power Bank review: Useful portable power for your phone or tablet away from home

TP-Link is well-known for producing quality tech at affordable prices, and its 10400mAh Power Bank is no different. It's perfect for keeping your…

Features: 
Can I use a smart thermostat if I have storage heaters?

Smart home heating systems are a growing trend, but can you use a smart thermostat if you use storage heaters? We find out.

Features: 
Oppo N3 confirmed: UK release date, price and specs

The Oppo N3 has replaced the HTC Desire Eye as the ultimate selfie smartphone with a 16Mp rotatable camera. Here we discuss Oppo N3 UK release…

Review: 
iPhone 6 Plus vs iPad mini 3 comparison: Over-sized phone or mini tablet - do you need both?

It seems like a strange comparison - a phone and a tablet - but not really. The iPhone 6 Plus is massive for a smartphone, and the iPad mini 3 is…

News: 
OnePlus One release date, price, specs UK: Pre-order at 3pm

Chances are you've never heard of OnePlus, but it's the tech startup that was tipped to take the smartphone market by storm with its One phone. A…

Review: 
Olixar Light Beats Bluetooth Speaker Bulb review: Taking mood lighting to a new level

Olixar's Bluetooth Speaker Bulb might sound like a gimmick, but it's actually really cool - and a fantastic idea for a Christmas gift. Read our…

Review: 
Lumsing 8000mAh GC-930-8 Power Bank review: Lumsing is blinging up power banks

With the current craze in gold smartphones and tablets, we were keen to review Lumsing's gold 8000mAh Power Bank. It's a darker shade than Apple's…

Review: 
Seenda IBT-C04 Music Mouse review: A wireless mouse, speaker and phone all in one

Seenda's IBT-C04 Music Mouse is an interesting concept: a wireless mouse that also operates as a speaker and allows you to accept handsfree calls…


 

Comments by Marie Brewis


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.

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

You really can tell the difference between full-HD and Quad HD, although to be fair both look great. Whether you'll be able to tell the difference…

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

Totally agree with you about microSD - many people won't have a clue how much storage they need, so letting them change their minds and add more…

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

I've taken out the comment about it being user-friendly because it was possibly a bit misleading. What I meant was that Samsung has improved…

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