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.

Which Tablet is Best For You? A Buyer’s Guide

Posted by February 15th 2021

From entertainment to work applications, touchscreen tablets are a great tech tool, and there's an ever-evolving array to choose from. But how do you know which is the best tablet for you? If you're shopping around …

Which is Better: Samsung Galaxy S21 Vs iPhone 12

Posted by February 15th 2021

Samsung Galaxy S21 vs iPhone 12, which is better? It's something of an understatement to say that the rivalry runs deep between Samsung and Apple. The two tech heavyweights have long set the bar for …

Spark vs 2degrees: Mobile Plans Comparison

Posted by January 18th 2021

As two of New Zealand's largest and most popular mobile service providers, Spark and 2degrees are locked in constant competition to keep customers connected and happy. So, when it comes to a head-to-head rundown of …

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A Complete Guide to Setting Up a Wi-Fi Hotspot

Posted by December 22nd 2020

Fear not, if you're out and about and don't have wi-fi internet connection, the answer to your wireless woes may be far closer than you realise. In fact, it may literally be within hand's reach. …

Best Router For Ultra-Fast Broadband

How to Pick the Best Router For Ultra-Fast Broadband

Posted by December 17th 2020

Recently, more and more internet providers have started offering internet at incredibly fast speeds. While most ultra-fast broadband (UFB) plans offer download/upload speeds of 100/20Mbps, some providers are offering deals with download speeds nearing 1Gbps …

Super-fast Broadband Plans: How Fast is Fast Enough?

Posted by December 17th 2020

Fast internet is all well and good, but what if you're really looking to crank it up another notch? The UFB rollout has paved the way for increasingly super-fast broadband offerings, and retailers are bringing …

The Lowdown On No-contract Broadband Deals

Posted by December 3rd 2020

In life, sometimes you don't want to be tied down. Instead of a long-term relationship, you want something more casual. And what's true of the heart, also applies to broadband. Rather than committing to a …

Wireless Broadband: Is it Right for Your Household?

Posted by March 8th 2021

If you're looking for quick and easy internet access, without the commitment of a cable connection, home wireless broadband could be the way forward. Wireless modems typically deliver plug-and-play functionality, making it possible to get …

Fitness Trackers

A Complete Guide to Fitness Trackers

Posted by March 3rd 2021

If you're serious about exercise, a fitness tracker is a great way to keep your health program on track. And the latest fitness trackers do so much more than simply monitor the number of steps …