Harrison Astbury

Harrison Astbury Harrison Astbury is a Canstar Blue journalist specialising in consumer technology and the telecommunications industry. With a degree in journalism from Griffith University and a keen eye for detail, he’s determined to help consumers make better-informed decisions, especially when it comes to their internet and phone plans.

How to factory reset your Samsung phone

Posted by November 15th 2018

So, you’ve reached the end of the road with your beloved Samsung Galaxy phone. The time has come to sell it or hand it down to a sibling, and lord knows you don’t want the …

TPG NBN Plans & Prices

Posted by November 14th 2018

TPG has fast become one of the premier internet service providers (ISPs) in Australia, with more than two million internet customers across the country. Behind Telstra, it is the second-largest telco in the country thanks …

TPG vs iiNet: Product comparison

Posted by November 14th 2018

TPG now owns iiNet, but both offer competitive ADSL and NBN plans starting from just $30. Find out which one reigns supreme in Canstar Blue’s review.

What is the best internet for gaming?

Posted by November 13th 2018

Compare gaming internet plans from MyRepublic, Telstra, Aussie Broadband and more in this Canstar Blue review. Gaming internet reviews.

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The best internet providers for Netflix

Posted by November 13th 2018

Downloading high-quality Netflix content requires a good internet connection. Find out which Australian internet providers are up to the job at Canstar Blue.

How to test and benchmark your NBN speeds

Posted by November 13th 2018

How do you know if your NBN speed is slow or not? Speed tests are easy to do and can reveal a lot about how good your internet is.

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The best movies on Netflix Australia

Posted by November 12th 2018

There’s never been a better time to chill out on the couch and put on a great movie. People are ditching traditional free-to-air TV and cinema, instead staying at home both to save a buck …

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A guide to internet dongles and pocket Wi-Fi

Posted by November 10th 2018

Dongles – or USB modems – and pocket Wi-Fi are becoming increasingly popular due to the drop in price of mobile broadband. Usually, you need a mobile broadband plan to make use of either a dongle …

How to factory reset your iPhone

Posted by November 7th 2018

Factory resetting your iPhone means you start from scratch, making it easier to sell your phone, or hand it down to a loved one. Find out how to with Canstar Blue.