Sam Bloom

Sam Bloom lives in Brisbane and has been researching and writing stories for Canstar Blue since 2014. He loves long morning rows on the beautiful Brisbane River, hanging out with friends, and watching far more football than is good for him.

How to backup your iPhone on iTunes

Posted by February 12th 2021

Backing up your iPhone is certainly easier in today’s age of cloud storage, but there are still plenty of files that only iTunes can store. For nearly two decades, the iTunes desktop program has been Apple’s …

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Satellite Phone Services & Plans Explained

Posted by January 12th 2021

Satellite phones provide a vital link of communication for people in rural areas. Which satellite service is best? Canstar Blue reviews satellite phones.

How Electricity Works

Electricity Explained: How it works

Posted by June 25th 2019

Electricity is everywhere and operates almost everything we use, but have you ever wondered how it really works? Find out at Canstar Blue.

Sim Cards

Types of SIM cards explained

Posted by January 14th 2021

The details of phone plans can be confusing, particularly finding the right SIM card to fit into your phone. We explain the different types of SIM cards.

Google Pixel phone

Google reveals new Pixel smartphone

Posted by May 7th 2019

You might think Google is taking over the world when you see its latest hardware product developments. Learn about the new Pixel smartphone at Canstar Blue.

TPG vs Vodafone

TPG vs Vodafone: How do they compare?

Posted by January 15th 2021

TPG and Vodafone are doing an increasing amount of business, so how do the two companies compare and contrast? Canstar Blue has reviewed their offerings.

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What is Vodafone MyMix?

Posted by April 2nd 2019

What is Vodafone MyMix? What is a customisable phone plan? Find out everything you need to know at Canstar Blue.