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No rules for data destruction in retention scheme 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Optus echoes spy watchdog concerns.
 
Telstra refuses to disclose cost of data retention 
 
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 
 
BlackBerry to build a self-destructing phone with Boeing 
 
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.
 
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 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
First telco to dive into mobile payments.
 
Optus undertakes major OSS upgrade 
By Stuart Corner | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Picks NEC's NetCracker as replacement.
 
NBN Co reveals new broadband mix 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
FTTP relegated to the backbench.
 
Optus’ 4G cash splash pays off as users jump aboard 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
But mobile broadband users disappear in droves.
 
Microsoft debuts first non-Nokia Lumia phone 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dual-SIM model available, 3G only.
 
Apple addresses disappearing iMessage texts 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Allows users to de-register phone numbers.
 
Telcos scramble to virtualise network functions 
By Stuart Corner | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Vodafone, Telstra race to deploy NFV.
 
Former ACCC head warns content is the new telco battleground 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Calls Scales NBN report ‘insulting’.
 
Telstra class action won’t end like Vodafone, says law firm 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Lawyers expect case to be filed by Christmas
 
US govt sues AT&T over phone data throttling 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco argues it has been transparent with customers.
 
Telstra accused of misleading customers on mobile phone rights 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACCC finds 400 possible breaches of consumer law.
 
AT&T to pay $119m to settle 'cramming' allegations 
Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
US regulators discover practice of unauthorised charges.
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