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Little telcos get big speed boost with 4G coverage

Telstra network resellers like AldiMobile and Woolworths Mobile now have another drawcard to lure customers to their low-cost deals, with the addition of 4G coverage.

By 2 May 2016


Netflix too full of porn and violence, Indonesia's largest telco says

PT Telkom Indonesia, the country's largest Internet service provider, has blocked Netflix for now, citing its violent and "pornographic" content as well as its lack of compliance with local regulations.

By 27 January 2016


South Korean telco proclaims it will be world's first 5G network operator

SK Telecom opens a fifth-generation mobile network research facility in South Korea, where it claimed it would be the first operator of a 5G service.

By 30 October 2015


​Telcos and ISPs in the dark on 'confusing' data retention laws

As data retention laws come into force, new research shows that the majority of telcos and ISPs don't understand what is required of them, and only a fraction are "ready" to encrypt and store data.

By 13 October 2015


State control: Telco industry 'punch drunk' over increasing regulation

Data retention, website-blocking, new security laws -- as telcos and ISPs face increasing regulation at the hand of a national security-focused Government, one industry leader warns against the "state control of telecommunications".

By 28 July 2015


Amaysim gets into broadband to take advantage of NBN disruption

The budget telco provider is putting down up to AU$4 million in a deal to acquire service provider AusBBS to help itself get into the broadband game.

By 19 July 2016


Slow internet? Watchdog says ISPs must advertise how fast they really are

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced a broadband review, calling on ISPs to give their customers real information about speeds, not just the sexy advertising.

By 26 July 2016


Optus pushing SatSleeves, bringing reception to the isolated and rural

The devices attach to smartphones and grant reception where there otherwise would be none.

By 21 July 2016


Telstra to invest AU$250m in network after high-profile outages

Telstra might have coughed up free data for customers after a number of "embarrassing" network outages this year, but now the telco is focusing on long-term solutions.

By 29 June 2016


Telstra wants to bring the smart home to mainstream Australia

The Australian telco is bringing a subscription-based smart home platform and product range to the country in time for Christmas this year.

By 22 June 2016