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Telcos face class action over "unlawful" late payment fees

Customers hit with late payment fees by Telstra, Optus and Vodafone are being asked to join a class action, as lawyers deem these fees "unlawful".

By 20 August 2014

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Dodo warned after breaking telco code on usage alerts

​Dodo has been called out by the Australian Media and Communications Authority for failing to properly notify its customers about broadband data usage.

By 18 June 2014

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Australian telco Telstra demonstrates world record 450Mbps speeds on LTE-A network

Telstra is claiming a world first on recent trials of its LTE-A network, with a live test combining three data channels to achieve speeds of 450Mbps, three times the current theoretical 4G peak speeds available in Australia.

By 15 May 2014

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One​Seniors customers disconnected following telco collapse

A number of senior Australians have been left without telephone and internet connections following the collapse of telecommunications company OneSeniors.

By 12 May 2014

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Hackers nab data on 1.3M Orange telco customers

Europe's fourth-largest telco says no payment info was stolen but warns customers they could be targeted for scams.

By 8 May 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S5 telco pricing plans revealed

Australian telcos unveil pricing details for the Samsung Galaxy S5.

By 26 March 2014

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ACCC smacks down telco Medion for misrepresenting "unlimited" claims

Telco Medion has provided a court enforceable undertaking to the ACCC after misrepresenting its Aldi Mobile Unlimited Pack, which had significant usage restrictions.

By 6 March 2014

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​'We live in the dark ages': Telstra reveals metadata requests come via fax

While Telstra receives upwards of 85,000 requests for metadata from law enforcement each year, the telco has revealed police still use a very retro method to file the paperwork.

By 29 January 2015

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Concerns metadata retention could create a 'honeypot' for hackers

A leading digital privacy group has joined Telstra in warning that metadata stored under a mandatory data retention scheme could become a tempting cache of personal information for hackers.

By 29 January 2015

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Nokia makes strong profit in year of 'first steps' after Microsoft sale

Nokia made a better-than-expected profit in 2014 as it transforms after selling its phone business to Microsoft.

By 29 January 2015