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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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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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Telstra breathes fresh Air into national Wi-Fi network

After giving the public a free taste, Telstra has officially announced the launch of its Australia-wide Wi-Fi network for home broadband customers, known as Telstra Air.

By 26 June 2015

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Take two, call me in the morning: ​Telstra lets you dial a GP

Telstra has announced the launch of ReadyCare -- a new eHealth service that lets Australians access GP consultations and prescriptions via the phone, without visiting a doctor's surgery.

By 3 July 2015

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Exetel cuts off unlimited internet claiming 'unfair' heavy use

Exetel has terminated service for hundreds of data-hungry customers, claiming other customers shouldn't have to subsidise "unfair" usage. But the consumer watchdog has warned the ISP could be breaking consumer law.

By 16 June 2015

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Australians face AU$3 billion 'price premium' for Telstra services

A new Vodafone-commissioned report has found Australians are paying a "substantial price premium" for Telstra's services, amounting to $20 per month for fixed-line services and $9 per month for mobile.

By 15 June 2015