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Phil Dobbie

<p>Phil Dobbie has a wealth of radio and business experience. He started his career in commercial radio in the UK and, since coming to Australia in 1991, has held senior marketing and management roles with Telstra, OzEmail, the British Tourist Authority and other telecommunications, media, travel and advertising businesses.</p>

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Death of a rock star

October 5, 2011 by in Apple

Death of a rock star

Steve Jobs was Apple. In this special edition of Twisted Wire we look back at his career and also ask how the company will survive without him.

Misleading wireless stats harm NBN debate

October 3, 2011 by in Networking

Misleading wireless stats harm NBN debate

It was too juicy a morsel for those arguing against the National Broadband Network (NBN) to ignore last week: the latest ABS stats appear to show that wireless is outstripping demand for fixed connections in the home. However, a closer look shows that they do nothing of the kind.

The NBN's upside in Doonside

September 7, 2011 by in Networking

The NBN's upside in Doonside

NBN Co connected the first broad-acre development to the National Broadband Network yesterday. Twisted Wire made a visit, as well as eavesdropping on the ACANN annual conference.

The NBN's multi-multi-cast approach

August 31, 2011 by in NBN

The NBN's multi-multi-cast approach

The wasted overhead of multiple retailers multi-casting the exact same streams is one of Simon Hackett's concerns about the National Broadband Network Company's proposed multi-cast product.

A very social riot

August 17, 2011 by in BlackBerry

A very social riot

It's now known that BlackBerry Messenger was used extensively to spread the word on the UK riots. Does that mean that authorities should be able to shut down networks used to incite civil unrest?

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