Tag: warranty

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.
 
HP Australia hit by ACCC legal case 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
Warranty and guarantee obligations questioned.
 
Telstra insurance cover pays for thieves' internet use 
By Ry Crozier | May 18, 2011 | Comment Now 
Option for iPhone buyers caught by 12-month warranty.
 
Cisco warranty scammer gets seven years prison 
By Liam Tung | May 6, 2011 | Comment Now 
Pair to pay US$18 million restitution to vendor.
 
MSY fined for misleading warranty notices 
By Liz Tay | Apr 19, 2011 | Comment Now 
Federal Court imposes $203,500 penalty.
 
Microsoft warns against 'tinkering' with Windows Phone 7 update 
By Jennifer Scott | Apr 8, 2011 | Comment Now 
Impatience will void your phone's warranty.
 
Optus offers 24-month handset warranties 
By Brett Winterford | Jan 7, 2011 | Comment Now 
Steps up to the plate to cover iPhone customers.
 
Dell slapped over "express" warranties 
By Brett Winterford | Dec 29, 2010 | Comment Now 
Fifteen-day warranty ruled out of order.
 
Apple to discontinue Xserve 
By Liam Tung | Nov 8, 2010 | Comment Now 
Promises to honour warranties and support.
 
Apple warranty stand-off to drive up iPhone prices 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 11, 2010 | Comment Now 
ACCC, carriers in stand-off with Cupertino.
 
Lenovo to replace cracked school screens 
By Liz Tay | Jun 10, 2010 | Comment Now 
Department of Education deal hits snag.
 
iPhone gets special treatment on handset warranties 
By Brett Winterford | May 7, 2010 | Comment Now 
But competition watchdog won't let it happen again.
 
Opinion: ACCC crackdown could shift the mobiles market 
By Brett Winterford | Apr 23, 2010 | Comment Now 
Expect a few devices to disappear from the shelves.
 
Gartner advises against extended IT warranties 
By Rosalie Marshall | Dec 4, 2008 | Comment Now 
Gartner has advised IT departments not to invest in extended warranties when buying equipment in an effort to reduce business costs and show quick savings.
 
D-Link offers 11-year wireless N warranty in Europe 
Apr 3, 2007 | Comment Now 
IEEE 802.11n promises top data speed of 540Mbps.
 
NWS moves to fill Omega void 
By Tim Lohman | Jan 10, 2006 | Comment Now 
The fate of PC distributor Omega may hang in the balance, but already one company has come to the rescue of exposed resellers and end-users.
 
Citadel offers software warranty 
By Marcia Savage | Sep 15, 2005 | Comment Now 
Citadel Security Software has teamed with an insurance company to offer a performance warranty for its Hercules vulnerability management product.
 
Western Digital standardises hard drive warranties 
By Fleur Doidge | Aug 5, 2005 | Comment Now 
Storage vendor Western Digital has extended and standardised its hard drive warranty periods for five years for its enterprise drives and three years for its desktop and ...
 
Acer rejigs warranties 
By Byron Connolly | Mar 1, 2005 | Comment Now 
Acer Computer Australia has rejigged its notebook warranty service, opting to introduce three-year warranties on its Premium range of TravelMate laptops.
 
Printer warranty stoush 
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