Martin Kovacs

Martin Kovacs Martin Kovacs is a freelance journalist with a background in the IT and petroleum industries. Having started out reporting on petroleum, Martin branched out into IT, and over the past few years has been a regular freelance contributor to a number of publications. Martin continues to write for both industries.

Samsung Galaxy S9 & S9 Plus Review

Posted by March 5th 2018

Samsung has unveiled its latest flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+, which will soon be finding their way onto retailer shelves, equipped with a range of camera-focused features, and with the emphasis firmly …

Keeping costs down with energy efficient appliances

Posted by February 28th 2018

The costs of running household appliances can quickly add up, however Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA) figures released towards the end of last year show that New Zealanders are benefiting by seeking out energy …

How to choose the right electricity tariff

Posted by February 14th 2018

As the electricity market evolves, households have increasing scope to match a tariff to their usage. This is how to choose the right tariff for you.

How to switch power companies

Posted by February 5th 2018

Consumers have an increasing range of options at their disposal when it comes to choosing an electricity retailer, and in assessing what the market has to offer it is certainly worthwhile weighing up whether switching …

Proactive Power: How to manage an electricity account

Posted by February 1st 2018

It may be that you only give consideration to your electricity usage once your invoice arrives at the end of a billing period, however for customers willing to more proactively manage their account greater insight …

Smart Home Security Explained

Posted by December 18th 2017

As the smart home continues to evolve amid the soaring growth of the Internet of Things, a range of smart home security devices and systems have been arriving to market, providing householders various functions, including …