Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
Telstra warns of phishers targeting 700MHz spectrum trial 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Free iPhone 6 promised to first 100 to update details.
 
NBN Co to launch FTTN product at end of 2015 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Thousand-node trial to be extended into service pilot.
 
iiNet, Dodo breach consumer billing rules  
By Tony Yoo | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACMA sends formal warning to telcos.
 
Zen Telecom fined for faking Telstra partnership 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACCC imposes $225,000 penalty.
 
Telstra names first sites in $100m wi-fi network 
By Allie Coyne, Andrew Colley | Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Payphones become trial hotspots.
 
Apple medical trials shed light on how HealthKit will work 
Sep 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will track blood sugar, pressure levels.
 
NBN Co offers incentives for battery-free fibre connections 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
In spite of warnings about power-cut risks.
 
Turnbull seeks wholesale access from all FTTB carriers 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Looks to contain telco market ‘instability’ caused by ACCC ruling.
 
Foxtel urges government to force the hand of ISPs  
By Andrew Colley | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Insists ISPs must bear the costs of cracking down on online piracy.
 
Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants a stick to enforce takedown requests.
 
ISPs willing to negotiate on 'three strikes' piracy regime 
 
Optus automates credit risk; makes 70 redundant 
 
Mobile lobby blames federal laws for dodgy airport reception 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Carriers finding it too hard to build towers on federal land.
 
ASIC admits to lack of technical knowledge in s313 use 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to retain use of website blocking notices.
 
DFAT puts Fujitsu SATIN support deal up for grabs 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
First piece of $216m ICN work goes public.
 
NSW Govt to scrutinise all telco deals over $100k 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ups the ante on agency procurement practices.
 
NSW Police, courts to exchange warrants within minutes 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attorney-General claims NSW is first to digitise end-to-end.
 
Turnbull offers metadata definition 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Doesn't include websites.
 
Telcos still in the dark as Govt moves on data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Bill due before the end of the year.
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