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NBN Co chief 'in trouble, looking for a parachute': claim

24 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

One of Australia's well-known network experts says the comments made by NBN Co chief executive Bill Morrow on the ABC's…

MyRepublic chief says big four holding NBN Co back

24 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

The managing director of the small ISP MyRepublic claims the average revenue per user earned by the NBN Co will…

Kaspersky says source code open to third-party reviewers

24 October 2017 in Security

Embattled security firm Kaspersky Lab has announced what it calls a Global Transparency Initiative under which it will allow source…

Four Corners NBN programme: what's wrong with the ABC?

24 October 2017 in Open Sauce

What's wrong with Australia's national broadband network? That's a hoary old chestnut which has been asked and answered many times…

ACCAN green-lights roaming decision, but wants more regional mobile competition

24 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

In the wake of the competition watchdog’s decision not to declare mobile roaming services, the telecommunications consumer interest group ACCAN…

Telstra says roaming decision 'best outcome for customers'

23 October 2017 in Business Telecommunications

Telstra has, unsurprisingly, welcomed the decision of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission not to declared mobile roaming.

FULL VIDEO + DEMO: Telstra TV 2 with free-to-air TV, 4K streaming support

23 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

There's no on-remote volume control as yet, but Telstra's new Telstra TV 2 comes with a fresh new UI, universal…

Problems plague transition to NBN for Aussie households: survey

23 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

Over one million (45%) Australian households who have connected to the national broadband network experienced issues when transitioning across to…

Optus says ACCC decision not to declare roaming a clear win for regional communities

23 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

Vodafone's not happy, but Optus has welcomed the ACCC's decision not to mandate domestic roaming, saying it's a "clear win…

Vodafone says ACCC’s final roaming decision bad for regional Australia

23 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

Claiming "too many Australians to continue to miss out", Vodafone is not happy, Jan, over the ACCC's decision not to…

ACCC won't declare mobile roaming, still wants to improve regional mobile coverage

23 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

The ACCC reports deciding "not to declare domestic mobile roaming", but has "identified a range of regulatory and policy measures…

No profit 'unless govt protects NBN from competition'

23 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

In damage control mode again, this time ahead of an ABC programme apparently detailing more of the same issues with…

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ISP chief offers tips to cope with NBN in current state

24 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

The head of ISP Aussie Broadband says the only thing that's missing from the current discussion around the national broadband…

LinkedIn appoints Prue Cox to drive marketing solutions business

24 October 2017 in People Moves

LinkedIn has appointed Prue Cox to lead its marketing solutions business in the Australia and New Zealand region.

'Shambolic' NBN has hit subcontractors hard, union claims

24 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

Workers who are employed doing work on the national broadband network are being forced to deal with the disaster that…

Dreamscape acquiring Enetica Group for $4.5 million

24 October 2017 in Listed Tech

Perth-headquartered technology solutions firm Dreamscape Networks, the Crazy Domains parent company, is acquiring hosting and domain company Enetica Group for…

Epson launches new EcoTank range with improved design and yield

24 October 2017 in Print Solutions

Epson has announced its newest ink cartridge-free EcoTank printer range, doubling the page yield of previous models and introducing new…

UK researchers claim multi-gigabit speeds over broadband

24 October 2017 in Business Telecommunications

British researchers at University College London claim to have developed new hardware that provides consistent high-speed broadband connectivity, enabling data…

Vocus readying New Zealand business for sale

24 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

The Vocus Group has decided to get its New Zealand operations ready for sale and is finalising the appointment of…

Not everyone in retail fears Amazon with Swanwick sleeping soundly

24 October 2017 in Development

Some local entrepreneurs are preparing to cash in on the launch of Amazon in Australia, as they already enjoy sales…

FOX Networks Group Middle East and Ericsson deliver broadcast bonanza

24 October 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

Ericsson is a company on the cutting edge of technology, working hard to help create the future in amongst an…

Google denies report on sharing revenue with publishers

23 October 2017 in Enterprise Solutions

Google has denied a report that it has developed plans to share a portion of its revenue with publishers.

The Internet is a utility. High time the govt realised that

23 October 2017 in Open Sauce

The cost of NBN fibre connections to some residences in the country, published in The Australian this morning, serve to…

Coulthard takes security lead at TDL

23 October 2017 in People Moves

Following a restructure, IT solutions and managed services provider Thomas Duryea Logicalis has appointed Gavin Coulthard to the role of…

Nextcloud to be available on 'free' smartphone

23 October 2017 in Open Source

Purism, a company that has successfully raised money to build the first smartphone that uses free software, has said it…

New healthcare app helps claim private insurance benefit online

23 October 2017 in Health

The National Australia Bank and tech start-up Medipass have launched a health app that enables consumers to locate a practitioner,…

Twitter to officially live stream 2017 Melbourne Cup Carnival

23 October 2017 in Entertainment

Twitter, Seven Network, and the Victoria Racing Club (VRC) have announced a deal to live stream the 2017 Emirates Melbourne…

Iridium set for 4th launch of NEXT satellite

23 October 2017 in Space

US-based satellite company Iridium is set to launch its fourth NEXT satellite on 22 December from the SpaceX site at…

Women get the jump on men in employment gains: study

23 October 2017 in Recruitment

An increasing number of women joining the workforce in Australia has led to larger gains for women across overall employment,…

HP ZBook X2: first and most powerful detachable PC workstation

23 October 2017 in Hardware

With plenty of power allowing "artists, designers and digital imaging professionals to unleash the power of Adobe Creative Cloud and…