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telcos

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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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Samsung Galaxy S5 telco pricing plans revealed

Australian telcos unveil pricing details for the Samsung Galaxy S5.

By 26 March 2014

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ACCC smacks down telco Medion for misrepresenting "unlimited" claims

Telco Medion has provided a court enforceable undertaking to the ACCC after misrepresenting its Aldi Mobile Unlimited Pack, which had significant usage restrictions.

By 6 March 2014

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Odds shorten on data retention laws thanks to bipartisan support

A parliamentary joint committee has handed down its report on proposed data retention laws, recommending that parliament pass the legislation, but advising that further safeguards are needed.

By 27 February 2015

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Data retention factions, more iiNet court action and 1800 inaction in Girt by CNET podcast 16

This week, it's politics in action as Shorten and Abbott exchange shots over proposed data retention laws, all the fun and games from the Dallas Buyers Club court case and which mobile telcos are short-changing you on 1800 calls.

By 20 February 2015

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Scott Ludlam exposes raft of ways to circumvent data retention

While the Government wants Australian telcos and ISPs to store metadata, Senator Scott Ludlam has pointed out the vast array of common services Australians could use to skirt around data retention laws.

By 3 February 2015