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.

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How to reduce swimming pool energy costs

Posted by December 29th 2020

Swimming pools are a quintessential feature of the Aussie home, but they use up a hefty amount of electricity. Here’s how to save money.

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Are personal trainers worth the money?

Posted by February 8th 2021

Even if you haven’t a clue about exercise, there are several reasons why hiring a personal trainer isn’t always necessary.

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Why you need a smartwatch

Posted by March 27th 2019

Smartwatches are growing in popularity, but is it worth buying one? Here are some good reasons why you should consider it.

A comparison of high-end smartwatches

Posted by January 15th 2021

Looking for some extra bang for your smartwatch buck? Check out our guide to the high-end devices available in Australia.


NSW follows the ACT in legalising Uber

Posted by February 23rd 2021

The NSW Government has announced major changes to the state’s taxi industry, including the legalisation of ridesharing businesses.