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TIO complaints about excess data charges skyrocket

Despite overall complaints to the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman being at a six year low, complaints about data charges are up a staggering 27.2 percent, including one complaint about a AU$76,000 bill.

By 17 September 2014

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Complaints over excess data charges on the rise says TIO

Australians are becoming increasingly dissatisfied with excess data charges on their mobile phone bills, with complaints to the telco ombudsman about the issue steadily increasing.

By 19 June 2014

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Virgin Mobile cuts excess data charges

Post-paid customers on Virgin have had excess data charges slashed, starting from today.

By 7 April 2014

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Package forwarding from the US to Australia: A complete guide

If you've found something in an online store that doesn't ship to Australia, you need a parcel forwarding service to go the extra mile(s). We've got all the details on the major services as well as everything you need to know about getting those goodies to your door.

By 7 November 2014

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European Parliament to call for breakup of Google, report says

The Internet giant faces yet another tussle with European officials, who want Google to split off its search business.

By 22 November 2014

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Facebook pics led police to murder suspect, say police

A man wanted by police in connection with murder since 2003 is allegedly spotted by an officer on the Facebook pages of his family members and associates. None of his neighbors say they knew about his past.

By 17 November 2014

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Solar-powered cycle path is like riding on a river of stars

The inventor of the Netherlands' smart highway has created a solar-powered bicycle path with a swirling pattern inspired by Van Gogh.

By 14 November 2014

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Telstra introduces real-time mobile data usage alerts

While mobile data usage alerts have traditionally been held back with a 48-hour lag, Telstra will now alert customers within seconds when they reach certain percentages of data use.

By 12 November 2014

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Key to crazy-fast computers: Doped-up glass?

The Internet moves at light speed, but your computer doesn't. Not yet, at least. Doping up some glass to act like fiber optics could change that.

By 8 November 2014

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Nest's new sales tack: Free thermostats

A deal with Electric Ireland opens a new channel for the Google-owned company's networked thermostats. Nest's CEO expects that it's the first of many such partnerships.

By 6 November 2014