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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: 
How to remove Samsung region locking: Use your Samsung phone in any country you like

Have you got a Samsung phone and you're planning to use it abroad? Here's how to remove Samsung's region locking.

Review: 
APC M5 5000mAh Mobile Power Pack review: Portable power for your phone or tablet you can carry all day

APC's M5 5000mAh Mobile Power Pack is an easily portable, slim and light power bank that's easy on the eye and on your pocket. Read our APC M5…

Features: 
How to add microSD support to your phone or tablet: Add storage to Android phones, tablets

More and more phones and tablets now come with support for microSD, but we're a long way off from being in a situation in which all do. You're not…

Review: 
Inateck BK1002E Bluetooth keyboard for iPad review: turn your iPad into a laptop

Inateck's BK1002E in essence turns your iPad into a laptop, offering a desktop keyboard for more comfortable typing. It's a great productivity…

Review: 
Zendure A5 review: High-capacity and great build, but can this power bank live up to Zendure's Gold award-winning A2?

Zendure's A5 power bank is identical to the PC Advisor Gold award-winning Zendure A2, but higher in capacity and with an additional USB output. We…

Features: 
How to charge your smartphone or tablet faster: Get the fastest charger for your phone or tablet

With so many phones and tablets not supplied with USB chargers these days, it's possible that your current charger isn't charging your phone or…

Features: 
Best SIM-only deals 2014/2015 UK: cheapest tablet and smartphone SIM-only and Data SIM deals

Monthly contracts are great, letting you take home a high-end smartphone without handing over any cash. But if you stop to work out just how much…

Features: 
Best smartwatches for Christmas 2014: Best wearable tech to gift this Xmas

Smartwatches are the latest trend, with wearable tech set to feature heavily on Christmas wish lists in 2014. Here we reveal the best smartwatches…

Features: 
Best activity trackers for Christmas 2014: Best fitness bands to gift this Xmas

With so many of us pledging to lose weight in the new year, a fitness- or activity tracker is an ideal Christmas gift. Here we round up the best…

Features: 
Best games consoles for Christmas 2014: Best consoles to gift this Xmas

Games consoles are a brilliant but expensive Christmas present, so keep in mind that you can still pick up older consoles and games at much…


 

Comments by Marie Brewis


News: 
Amazon's Fire Phone reduced to £99: The best smartphone deal you'll find all day

Yes. It's a bit confusing, but it will really just suit existing O2 customers or those who are happy to become one.

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...

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