Telstra eyes up Pacnet for acquisition 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Working to take over 46,000km of undersea cable.
 
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ITU finalises gigabit over copper lines standard 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promises "fibre-like" speeds within 400 metres.
 
Aussie telcos struggling with IPv6 adoption 
By Andrew Colley | Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Underperforming globally.
 
Data retention bill fails scrutiny test 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senate committee recommends fixing ill-defined, far-reaching scheme.
 
Vodafone would sell Australian operation 'for the right price' 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Telco boss Colao invites offers for non-core assets.
 
Investors attack ACCC over NBN advice 
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Regulator hits back at NBN policy audit.
 
Nextgen ditches NBN virtual connect product 
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Claims NBN system upgrade will force huge costs.
 
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By Allie Coyne | Nov 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Lawyers expect case to be filed by Christmas
 
Govt blasted over data retention laws 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ludlam asks the ALP to “read the damn bill”.
 
Turnbull introduces data retention legislation 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Still no definition of metadata to be stored.
 
Telstra CIO resigns 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco begins global hunt for new tech chief.
 
US govt sues AT&T over phone data throttling 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco argues it has been transparent with customers.
 
iiNet founder Michael Malone backs new infosec company 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to bring Defence Force discipline to the private sector.
 
Would you trust Telstra with your healthcare? 
By David Glance | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Why the telco faces an uphill battle making telehealth work.
 
Telstra launches new health division 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers remote and rural patients access to GPs.
 
Australian Govt metadata requests jump 5 percent 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACMA counts growth in disclosures.
 
NBN Co names first 140 FTTN sites 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
National trial extended.
 
Govt offers up draft FTTB wholesale conditions 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rules to counter TPG threat to NBN.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
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