Cost of telco services falls while NBN plan prices rise 
By Allie Coyne | 8 hours ago | Comment Now 
Customers search for bigger data caps.
 
iiNet edges closer to overtaking Optus 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Posts big jump in broadband customers.
 
Optus net profit drops despite user, services growth 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
700MHz spectrum buoys 4G coverage plans.
 
Optus enters data analytics market 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will offer consumer intelligence collected from free wi-fi.
 
No rules for data destruction in retention scheme 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Optus echoes spy watchdog concerns.
 
Telstra refuses to disclose cost of data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Warns of hacker's paradise.
 
Shrinking IPv4 address pools hinder internet growth 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cost of old-style addresses expected to rise in 2015.
 
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.
 
Optus, iiNet concerned at 'relaxed' NBN infosec rules 
 
Virgin, Qualcomm to fund satellite internet network 
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To offer high-speed access across the globe.
 
Telstra power outage downs BigPond services 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Internet down for four hours.
 
Obama to announce new cybersecurity plans 
Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Identity theft, privacy protection and broadband on the agenda.
 
Telstra hands over copper, HFC in new $11bn NBN deal 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Value of 2011 deal remains intact.
 
MPs to influence black spot program  
By Andrew Colley | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will be able to nominate 'priority' areas.
 
Lundy to stay in touch with tech beyond politics 
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Senator won't re-contest upper house seat.
 
Google split put to European vote this week 
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Underlines widespread concern amoung EU politicians.
 
Google flying more, longer-lasting Project Loon balloons 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Clocks faster deployment speeds in high-altitude internet initiative.
 
Google, Telstra trial balloon internet in Queensland 
 
State of NBN too uncertain for full corporate plan 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
NBN Co releases figures for FY2015.
 
Optus offers NFC payments on Android phones 
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First telco to dive into mobile payments.
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