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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…

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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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New Moto G 4G 2015 review: Motorola's latest Moto G 4G is a poor successor to the best budget phone on the market and no match for the cheaper Moto E 4G

Motorola's just upgraded its Moto G for the fourth time, and we can't think why it bothered. If you think that's a bit harsh, read our new Moto G…

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HTC One M9+ confirmed: UK release date, price and specs. The Quad-HD HTC One M9+ with a fingerprint scanner is the One we were waiting for

A Quad-HD HTC One M9+ with a fingerprint scanner has been announced in China. Here we reveal the HTC One M9+ UK release date, price and…

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How to get texts on a tablet: Use an Android tablet to send and receive text messages from your phone

A phone is all most people need to send and receive text messages, but sync your inbox to your Android tablet and you can more easily manage your…

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OnePlus DR-1 UK release date, price and specs: OnePlus DR-1 Drone confirmed. What started as an April Fool's joke just caught on

OnePlus' drone, the OnePlus DR-1, started as an April Fool's Day joke, but the company will actually be selling it in small quantities. Here's…

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How to get a gold Apple Watch for £329: Save £7,500+ with this cool upgrade kit

If only the best will do, the Apple Watch on your wishlist has to be the extravagant Apple Watch Edition, with luxurious 18-carat gold. We're…

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Microsoft Surface 3 UK release date, price and specs: New Surface tablet offers free upgrade to Windows 10. Plus: What's the difference between Surface 3 and Surface Pro 3?

Microsoft has just unveiled a new Surface 3 tablet. Here's everything you need to know about the Surface 3 UK release date, price and specs.

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Xiaomi Redmi 2A UK release date, price and specs: Xiaomi celebrates 5th birthday with £65 Redmi 2A budget 4G phone

As part of its fifth birthday celebrations Xiaomi has announced a budget 4G phone. Here's everything we know about the Xiaomi Redmi 2A, including…

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HTC One E9+ UK release date, price & specs: Plastic HTC One confirmed

The rumoured plastic HTC One - the HTC One E9+ - was today confirmed by HTC's Chinese site. Here's everything we know about the HTC One E9+ UK…


 

Comments by Marie Brewis


Features: 
6 best cloud storage services - 2014's best online storage sites revealed

Well that's not an opinion we share. IMO 'careless' would be trying to pick faults that don't exist in an article that was neither written by nor…

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Lenovo IdeaPad Z50-70 review: 15-inch budget laptop with full-HD display offers decent gaming, quality build and five-hour battery life

Just checked with Andrew and it was £379 from eBuyer, but this was at the end of 2014 so that exact spec model may well have sold out, especially…

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6 best cloud storage services - 2014's best online storage sites revealed

The photos of the author and his family? Pretty sure. But why do you ask?

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Microsoft Lumia 640 and XL review: Hands-on with new Windows 10 ready smartphones

New site coming very soon... should help with a lot of the user-friendliness issues. Please bear with us!

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 hands-on review: High-res tablet takes aim at iPad mini 2 and Nexus 7

Samsung claims 10 hours of online use. Obviously if you're taxing the hardware it won't last as long, but if your battery life is really poor then…

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New Moto G 4G 2015 review: Motorola's latest Moto G 4G is a poor successor to the best budget phone on the market and no match for the cheaper Moto E 4G

Or get out less and spend more time reviewing phones, no? It's my opinion, and you're entitled to your own - and I can't control the weather any…

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Microsoft Lumia 640 and XL review: Hands-on with new Windows 10 ready smartphones

I feel your pain, but here's why we do it: http://www.techadvisor.co.uk/o...

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Microsoft Lumia 640 release date, price, specs. Plus: Lumia 640 XL release date, price, specs

On Microsoft's own store it's actually £169.99, but that's just an RRP - Microsoft also lists the current best prices, which atm is £129 SIM-free…

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Sony Xperia Z4 UK release date, price and specs rumours

Oh, true, but we all call him Matt.

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Sony Xperia Z3+ release date, price and specs: The Xperia Z4 for the UK

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Why Intel’s vision of the future is a future I want to live in

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10 amazing, creative uses of tech – and the brands behind them

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Jony Ive 'semi-retired' into new role: kicked upstairs as Chief Design Officer