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PJCIS calls for equal access for citizens.
 
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By Allie Coyne | Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Posts big jump in broadband customers.
 
Vodafone loses 46k customers 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Second half growth fails to stem exodus.
 
Optus net profit drops despite user, services growth 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
700MHz spectrum buoys 4G coverage plans.
 
ACMA lobbies to reallocate regional 1800 MHz 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Wants apparatus licensees off the band.
 
Optus enters data analytics market 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
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France mandates blocking of terrorist-supporting websites 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
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UK telco BT to pilot G.fast copper broadband 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Technology to complement FTTP.
 
No rules for data destruction in retention scheme 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Optus echoes spy watchdog concerns.
 
Vodafone labels ACMA data request report "inaccurate" 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
AGD figures should be used instead.
 
Telstra refuses to disclose cost of data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Warns of hacker's paradise.
 
Optus, Telstra urge Govt to commit to paying cost of data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Critics of scheme come out in droves.
 
Telstra tests solar fuel cell for backup power 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
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Telstra hands over copper, HFC in new $11bn NBN deal 
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Value of 2011 deal remains intact.
 
MPs to influence black spot program  
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Will be able to nominate 'priority' areas.
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