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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

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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

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​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

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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

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4G for free: How to spend that bonus data when you get a freebie

After a massive Telstra outage left customers seeing red, the telco has offered free data all day on Sunday as a peace offering. So what should you do with this freebie? Here are our top tips.

By 10 February 2016

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'Embarrassing human error' knocks out Telstra mobile data and calls nation-wide

Telstra customers were left unable to access mobile data or make calls after "human error" knocked out a call-switching node on the telco's network, causing a ripple effect across the country.

By 9 February 2016

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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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"The Great Telstra Outage of 2016": Internet outrage, Australia's Mars One hopeful and the final nail in the DBC coffin (Girt by CNET Podcast 60)

A free data day thanks to the Telstra out(r)age, the horrifying truth about your Twitter timeline and DBC LLC vs iiNet is dead and buried. Plus: a chat with Mars One's Josh Richards and a red hot review of Firewatch.

By 12 February 2016

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Facebook's Free Basics cut off in India

The government has halted the program over concerns that Facebook violates Net neutrality by offering only certain Web content for free.

By 9 February 2016

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Why India matters to Silicon Valley

Hundreds of millions of Indians are buying their first smartphones. The country's rapid growth has caught the attention of tech companies around the globe.

By 5 February 2016