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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Australian Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said that 280 pages of telecommunications legislation will be repealed on the first repeal day in parliament in March.
Telstra has announced a set of new plans, as well as a 'New Phone Feeling' feature that will allow customers to upgrade their phones annually.
Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has launched a new website built on data collected from the telcos purporting to display broadband availability across Australia.
After initially holding out, iiNet is set to sign an agreement on access terms for the National Broadband Network.
Virgin Mobile prepaid customers in Australia now have access to the company's 4G network.
iiNet is investing over AU$15 million in the first half of this year in IT upgrades and improving network capacity.
T-Mobile hasn't been much of a loyal pal to BlackBerry, but then again the device maker needs to produce a hit instead of worrying about rallying customer outrage over the carrier's email campaign encouraging a swap to the iPhone.