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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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.

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TPG vs Vodafone: How do they compare?

Posted by May 7th 2019

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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A guide to data-heavy prepaid phone plans

Posted by September 30th 2016

Prepaid phone plans provide the ultimate flexibility and great value for money. But where can you get the best bang for your buck. See which have the most data.

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Optus’ best value phone plans

Posted by June 24th 2016

Optus offers a range of enticing perks, but which of its plans are really the best value? Compare Optus plans at Canstar Blue.

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Vodafone’s best value phone plans

Posted by June 24th 2016

You may think of Vodafone as your granny’s service provider, but it’s time to think again. Compare Vodafone plans at Canstar Blue.

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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.

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Telstra’s best value phone plans

Posted by June 24th 2016

Telstra is the biggest telco in Australia, with big phone plan offers on the table. Compare Telstra mobile plans at Canstar Blue.