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telcos

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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

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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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Huawei P9 to see major Australian release July 5, starts at AU$799

The Chinese company's new flagship phone will come to all major Australian telcos. Until now, Huawei's devices have been Optus exclusives.

By 23 June 2016

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Australia boasts the best (and worst) of internet speeds

According to Akamai's latest State of the Internet report, we're facing a tale of two speeds in Australia: magnificent on mobile, bloody awful on fixed broadband.

By 1 July 2016

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ISPs and rights holders quietly ditch three-strikes piracy scheme

Rights holders and ISPs have agreed on one thing: That they can't agree on costs for implementing an copyright notice scheme, and that the anti-piracy measures should be officially canned.

By 24 May 2016

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Don't pay for what you don't need: Vodafone lets you personalise your prepaid plan

Think of it like the salad bar of prepaid plans -- MyMix lets you choose what inclusions you want (more data, no international calls) so you don't pay for what you won't use.

By 2 May 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