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Security camera guide- Keeping an eye on your home

The top gadgets for an always-on home

Posted by June 3rd 2020

Top gadgets Philips Hue Smart Light The Philips Hue Smart Light is an easy to install wireless LED bulb that plugs into a normal power point. It works with the Philips Hue app, which allows you …

What is TikTok and how does it work?

Posted by June 3rd 2020

What is TikTok? TikTok is a Chinese owned video-sharing social media app that lets users capture, edit and share amusing 15-second video clips, from challenges, funny skits and magic tricks to cute animals. In some ways, …

Should you choose electricity or gas?

Posted by December 13th 2019

When it comes to powering your home, you can choose between electricity and gas. But how do you choose between the two? Canstar Blue provides a list of pros and cons for both types of fuel, …

Choosing and using energy efficient appliances

Posted by December 9th 2019

Home appliances are typically a major source of energy consumption in your home so, it pays to use energy efficient appliances to help reduce your power bills. Here are some tips to help you choose …

Commerce Commission recommends new fuel regulations

Posted by December 9th 2019

The Commerce Commission has released its recommendations aimed at increasing competition in the wholesale fuel market and to reduce fuel prices for consumers. The recommendations come after the Commission’s final market study report was published …

Technology tips for seniors

Posted by November 4th 2019

Many senior citizens rely on the Internet and technology, such as mobile phones and tablets, for their everyday communication and entertainment needs.  Though it can be incredibly helpful, the ever-changing nature of technology can be …

Android TV, Regular TV & Smart TV: What’s the difference?

Posted by October 24th 2019

The rise of the internet and mobile apps have led to technological advancements in consumer electronics. Android TVs and Smart TVs are now all the rage, as television sets have become more intelligent and complex. …

Hot water system: What to know before you buy?

Posted by October 22nd 2019

According to the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority, hot water heating makes up approximately 30% of the average household energy bill, so it’s important to make an informed decision when choosing the right water heating …


Understanding where your power comes from

Posted by October 21st 2019

Electricity is a basic necessity in Kiwi homes and though we use it every day, it’s likely not something we give too much thought to. In this article, Canstar Blue explains how electricity works and …