Emma Bradstock

Emma Bradstock Emma Bradstock is a telco specialist at Canstar Blue, covering news in the telco industry, from the latest phone launches to what is going on in the world of NBN and 5G. With a background in magazine publishing and digital marketing, Emma is passionate about providing easy-to-understand and quality information to consumers to help them make informed decisions on phone and internet plans. With a keen interest in streaming and gaming, Emma enjoys combining her hobbies with writing content on the ever-evolving digital entertainment industry.

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What is the best cheap phone in Australia?

Posted by August 26th 2020

It’s no secret that smartphones aren’t the cheapest thing to buy. Every year, the big phone manufacturers release their newest devices with more cameras, bigger and brighter screens and all sorts of cool and clever …

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Spotify launches new plan for couples, Premium Duo

Posted by July 23rd 2020

As streaming music and video is the standard go-to for our entertainment needs, many streaming platforms have struggled to strike the balance between pricing their plans competitively, while also trying to avoid the login sharing …

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Who are the largest internet companies in Australia?

Posted by August 11th 2020

The telecommunications market can be a very crowded space at times. When it comes to phone plan providers, we all know the ‘big three’ — Telstra, Optus and Vodafone — which happen to operate Australia’s …

Phone Plans for Seniors & Pensioners

Phone Plans for Seniors & Pensioners

Posted by October 1st 2020

Compare the cheapest mobile phone plans for Australian seniors and pensioners from ALDI Mobile, Amaysim & Telstra in this Canstar Blue review.

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New fantasy show, Cursed, now streaming on Netflix

Posted by July 16th 2020

Netflix has been putting a lot of effort into creating new fantasy dramas to fill the void left after the final season of Game of Thrones. After the success with the Netflix Original series, The …

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It’s official: Vodafone and TPG have merged

Posted by July 15th 2020

It has been a long and complicated road, but Vodafone and TPG have finally merged into TPG Telecom Limited. Plans for this merger were first announced in August 2018 and during that time, the Australian Competition …

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OVO mobile customers now being moved to new Amaysim service

Posted by July 20th 2020

In early June 2020, prepaid mobile and energy provider, Amaysim, purchased yet another smaller telco to boost its customer base. Prepaid mobile provider, OVO Mobile, has now had its subscribers snatched up by Amaysim. Late …