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Telcos and ISPs make last ditch call for data retention costs

As data retention looks set to pass parliament within weeks, the telecommunications industry has united to make a "simple and reasonable" request for the Government to release costs for the regime.

By 17 March 2015

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Netflix says ISPs will need to 'up their game' in Australia

With Netflix launching soon in Australia, the company says Australians have had issues with "nightmarish" broadband in the past, and ISPs will need to step up their game to offer a great streaming experience.

By 12 December 2014

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New Zealand ISP's 'Global Mode' gives users access to Netflix and more

New Zealand service provider Slingshot is making it easier than ever for its users to circumvent the geoblocking on services such as Netflix and Hulu.

By 8 July 2014

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ISPs offer provisional support for site blocking, question of cost remains

An ISP industry body has offered in-principle support of site blocking to stop piracy, but says it is a "blunt instrument" and that rights holders should foot the bill.

By 2 September 2014

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Consumers give thumbs-down to ISPs, cable TV providers

Both industries receive even lower ratings than last year in a new report from the American Customer Satisfaction Index.

By 21 May 2014

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TPG to buy iiNet in AU$1.4B deal

Australia's fourth largest ISP is set to buy out the second biggest, in a share deal worth a cool AU$1.4 billion.

By 13 March 2015

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TPG buys iiNet, Woollies gets 'appy with Apple and game classification goes online, in Girt by CNET podcast 19

Australia's "best-loved" ISP gets bought, Woollies hints at an Apple Watch app and mobile games finally get a classification system.

By 13 March 2015

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iiNet founder slams TPG takeover bid, calls on shareholders not to sell

TPG's $1.4 billion takeover bid for iiNet has met with notable criticism from iiNet's founder, who says the deal is not in the best interest of shareholders and the company's board has "run out of ideas."

By 23 March 2015

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Brandis brings piracy fight to Parliament

Site-blocking legislation will be tabled in Parliament within a week, meaning ISPs could soon be required to block overseas websites that facilitate piracy.

By 20 March 2015

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iiNet heralds unmetered Netflix streaming as a 'game changer'

iiNet scores a big win with Netflix's impending launch in Australia, announcing that it will be offering its customers unmetered access to the video streaming service.

By 3 March 2015