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Country's ICT regulator declares that mobile consumers must be given access to all legitimate online content and apps, and telcos shouldn't be allowed to block such access or render these apps inaccessible.
Optus' Gigasites trial saw spectrum and mobile technologies combined to achieve a 2.3Gbps throughput speed on its mobile network.
The Deputy Commissioner of Taxation in Australia is seeking to wind up global mobile virtual network operator Lycamobile's operations in Australia.
Optus CEO Kevin Russell has announced that he will leave the company, just over two years into the role.
Customers using Woolworths-branded SIMs will need to begin recharging their prepaid accounts with Optus from March 23, and pay AU$1 extra.
The immense popularity of over-the-top services such as WhatsApp, Viber, and Skype has been the bane of telcos angsty about their dipping voice and SMS revenues. Can QoS deals ease the frustration?
The government's audit of broadband availability may be riddled with errors and optimistic proclamations, but it lays the groundwork for the massive task ahead of the NBN's builders – even if it includes handing large swathes of Australia to HFC monopolists on a silver platter.
AAPT CEO David Yuile will leave the company at the end of this week, as Telecom New Zealand finalises the sale of the Australian business to TPG.
SingTel, StarHub and M1 are rolling out Voice over LTE services, which leverage the 4G networks, for faster call connections and higher quality audio.
Australia's peak scientific research organisation, the CSIRO, is teaming up with RF Technology to take its new wireless technology to the US for emergency services.
You would imagine that an increase in data usage thanks to the rise of the messaging app is good for telcos in India, but the math doesn't add up quite that way.
While Australian telecommunications provider M2 reported the addition of 50,000 new customers in the last six months of 2013, subsidiary Dodo lost 25,000 mobile broadband customers.
After running an incubator program for several years, it's now offering chunks of seed funding to new companies working in online services or green IT.
Apple, Amaysim, and iiNet's group of ISPs have picked up every monthly and yearly award on offer in Roy Morgan's Australia customer satisfaction survey.
Australian Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said that 280 pages of telecommunications legislation will be repealed on the first repeal day in parliament in March.