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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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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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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge+ Australian pricing and availability

Fans of big phones can rejoice: The two new 5.7-inch screen phones from Samsung are available for pre-order today. Just make sure your bank balance can handle the price.

By 18 August 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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Vodafone plan 'shake-up' promises more data, calls and control

Alongside unlimited calls and text, Vodafone is offering bonus data, unlimited international calls for select plans and even a data control feature to get a grip on downloads across shared plans.

By 19 August 2015

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No bars? No worries as Optus introduces mobile Wi-Fi calling

Optus prepaid and postpaid customers will now be able to make and receive calls and texts via a Wi-Fi connection using their own phone number, thanks to the launch of WiFi Talk.

By 11 August 2015

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'Telstra TV' Roku box for Telstra broadband only

Telstra is bringing Roku to Australia, but the telco has confirmed that "Telstra TV" will only be available to home broadband customers, and spells the quiet end of the T-Box.

By 29 July 2015

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Australians still pirating, but most would ignore three-strikes warnings

Research from the Department of Communications shows Australians are still pirating, but changes to pricing and availability would make them change their minds, rather than ISP warning letters.

By 22 July 2015

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LG G4: Australian pricing and availability

With LG's flagship phone finally launching in Australia on July 14, pricing and pre-order offers are starting to trickle out from retailers and telcos. But there's still no official RRP from LG.

By 1 July 2015

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Australia's dark year for digital liberty

Data retention, site blocking and three-strikes laws highlight 12 transformative months for online freedom in Australia. We reflect on the year's key moments in the words of the major players involved.

By 25 June 2015