The telco giant has welcomed Google into its Smart Home play.
The telco giant has welcomed Google into its Smart Home play.
With the halfway point of its rollout passed, NBN decides now is the time to educate users.
Verizon's unlimited plans helped the company add postpaid customers in the second quarter, but net additions trail AT&T and T-Mobile.
Vision-Box Australia will be rolling out new smart gate technology that is expected to negate the need for 'known passengers' to hand over their passports.
Whatever it is New Zealand has, we want that, and Australians hate ADSL, says commissioned survey.
Optus has announced that it will cease offering its 2G service from August 1, 2017, as a result of increased 4G uptake by customers.
DHCP makes life easier for IT staff and employees, allowing computer systems and devices to quickly be connected to a network and given necessary access. The alternative of using permanent (or static)...
The new investment will be spent in regional Australia by the end of June 2018.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission chairman Rod Sims has said he expects to be taking telcos to court over misleading claims on broadband speeds.
T-Mobile's second quarter nearly matched its seasonally strong fourth quarter. The uncarrier approach continues to cause headaches for larger rivals.
The deal will make Crown Castle one of the largest owners of metro fiber in the US.
Singapore telco reports a 17.6% dip in net profit for first-half 2017 and expects to end the year again with lower net profit, as it prepares to face market entrant and fourth operator, TPG Telecom.
Vodafone Australia has signed an agreement with payments technology company Square that will see it offer the Square Reader for AU$5 when bundled with its business phone and data plans.
The telco believes the base for rural NBN tax is too low, and everyone should pay, including over-the-top service providers.
Government agencies in Western Australia now engage with NBN only when they must, as it is difficult to get information on the network.
The Wall Street Journal reports that executives want to split AT&T's wireless and satellite TV business from newly acquired Time Warner media assets.
The annual Outside Lands music and food extravaganza marks the first occasion where AT&T is deploying all three of the biggest wireless tools in its arsenal at a single festival.
Telstra has opened its Customer Insights Centre (CIC) in Sydney for enterprise and business clients, with the high-tech 3,600 square metre facility boasting a 300-person auditorium, a workshop, collaboration spaces, partner pop-up installations, a restaurant, and a broadcast studio.
This week saw the opening of the biggest datacentre in Europe – a new facility in the Portuguese city of Covilhã. ZDNet went for a look around.
Telstra's 4G upgrades are occurring in the unlikeliest of places. Even retirement homes.
Innovations in mobile tech has opened new opportunities in the machine-to-machine industry, with providers offering SIM and fleet management services to smart meters and CCTVs.
The hardware is fantastic, but it's really the software that sets the Galaxy Note II apart from the pack. Check out screenshots of the device that help distinguish it as the best Android smartphone available.
4G is finally here, but how good is it? And does it vary depending on where exactly you are? I took to the London Underground to map out some average download and upload speeds around London, to see how EE's 4G fares.
Telstra has rolled out Alcatel-Lucent small-cell technology at Flemington Racecourse to provide up to 80 percent extra capacity for VIP punters attending Derby Day, Oaks Day, and the Melbourne Cup.
The Samsung Galaxy Note II appeared on T-Mobile shelves yesterday so I made the trip to the store after selling off my Galaxy S III and am now a very happy owner of one of the greatest data focused devices ever.
T-Mobile and Orange's parent EE has now revealed tariffs for its 4G network in the UK. Here's a look at the operator's line-up of 4G phones, how they compare and what it will cost you to get one.
While the Apple iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy S III dominate across carriers, there are solid choices on each carrier from other manufacturers too so don't forget about them.
EE is poised to unleash 4G LTE services on the UK. ZDNet got hands-on with the network to find out just how fast the first UK-wide 4G network really is.
There are still a few people who enjoy using devices with hardware QWERTY keyboards and Samsung is filling in this niche on T-Mobile with the Galaxy S Relay 4G.
Want to get noticed when you are out and about? Here are some wearable LED items of clothing to brighten up your day
I awarded the Galaxy S III my top spot for hot smartphones of the summer and after using it for the last two weeks I can confirm that it is definitely the phone to beat in the heat. You can enjoy some hands-on photos of the Galaxy S III and several screenshots of the software that sets it apart. Make sure to check out my full ZDNet Smartphones & Cell Phones review for plenty more details.
T-Mobile, Ericsson, and Qualcomm have announced completing trials of narrowband IoT connectivity across a live LTE network in Las Vegas.
Companies could seriously consider closing or reducing operations in China because of the new government legislation, Bloomberg has reported.
Cisco has unveiled its Internet of Things operations platform labelled Kinetic, which it said will enable enterprises to extract trillions of terabytes of data from devices.
The findings of the study show that existing commercial cellular networks can provide coverage to drones up to 400 feet above the ground and support safe drone operation in real-world environments.
Sprint's Magic Box is free to qualified customers and appears to be a win-win. Customers get better coverage indoors and Sprint gets inexpensive backhaul for its network.
EZ-Link and Nets are among a handful of partners Singapore's three mobile carriers have roped in to support the GSMA authentication standard, allowing users to access services via their mobile number, but details on local implementation will be available only when services go live later this year.
With the 'cushion' of the EU's 5G R&D programs removed following the Brexit decision, the UK government is experiencing a resurgence of productivity in pushing towards 5G through its innovation lab at the University of Surrey with industry and research partners.
A large rise in mobile quotas has seen Australians get better value from their telecommunications provider.
The companies will be deploying a Cat M1 IoT network across Australia, with trials already under way. One trial has data collected from sensors at a winery, connected to Telstra's 4G Cat M1 network using a Sierra Wireless AirPrime embedded module on Altair's Cat M1 chipset.
Unlimited has its limitations. Here's a quick breakdown of the unlimited data plans offered by major US mobile carriers.
The difference between the number of people and the amount of land covered by mobile networks in Australia is stark.
TrueNet found that on an ADSL connection, six New Zealand internet service providers all downloaded Australian webpages faster than an Australian provider.
NetComm Turbo 7 Series Wireless Gateway provides an easy set-up, good coverage and modest speed. While this system gives you the advantage of portable wireless gateway, wireless services are less reliable and cannot match ADSL2 speeds.
The i-mate Ultimate 9502 is the larger sibling of the i-mate 8502, and shares the honour of being Australia's first HSUPA phone. While we believe this phone is in the same league as a BlackBerry or the iPhone, be wary of Telstra's promised internet speeds.
An impressive set-up well worth the consideration for any small office looking to bring their telephony systems into the 21st century.
3's new mobile broadband card is almost a no-brainer: It sprints along on 3's current 3G network and will kick into overdrive following the 3.6Mbps HSDPA network overhaul, slips into notebook ExpessCard and PC Card slots and to top it off, has exceptional pricing plans.
The Sagem SG343i is an affordable Telstra i-mode solution that offers a basic yet adequate feature set.
iBurst is a superb wireless broadband solution that's highly useful for the mobile business user, but users who don't require portability will likely find its price to be a deal breaker.
While the speed and pricing plans make it appealing for those who aren't deskbound, Unwired's Wireless Card is cruelled by the lack of true mobility and the Sydney-only coverage, which itself is undeniably patchy.
Aggressive pricing, a slice of speed-boosting tech and a tempting 'unlimited' downloads plan puts Vodafone in pole position in the race for 3G datacard customers.
NEC's N600i is a 3G clamshell with a 1.3-megapixel camera that supports a wireless Internet service called i-mode to access to sites such as eBay, Whereis and Citibank from your phone.
As long as you're a metropolitan broadband user, Telstra BigPond Wireless Broadband delivers well, but it can't be said to be an inexpensive broadband option.
For business users needing to keep in touch with the office on the road, the A1000 is a viable option. Others may find that life is too short to wait for applications to load.
A top-shelf 3G offering with a focus on multimedia, the Z800i is a real crowd-pleaser despite its bulk factor.
An 802.11g wireless router with an integrated ADSL modem suitable for multiple PC homes and small offices.
This all-in-one solution from Belkin incorporates an ADSL modem, 4-port router and an 802.11g wireless access point suitable for a multi-PC home or SOHO user.
Billion's myGuard 7500GL is an excellent wireless ADSL router for SOHO users. Its security features include QoS control, VPN access, a firewall and Trend Micro services.