A new deal will see NBN Co take over ownership of Telstra and Optus' legacy copper and HFC networks, saying it will help connect customers to a "multi-technology" NBN more quickly.
Vodafone is offering its top-tier plan customers a freebie on international roaming, while Telstra customers can now buy a 'Travel Pass' to access local rates while overseas.
Telstra has been "surprised" with an infringement notice and a large fine from the ACCC for what the regulator called a "misleading" ad for its iPhone 6 phone and plan bundle.
With mobile data in demand like never before, Telstra is offering Melbourne customers "extreme speeds" with its new 700Mhz spectrum.
Telstra is rolling out public Wi-Fi in Australia's parks, beaches and city malls as part of a trial for a new network expected to grow to 2 million hotspots. And for a limited time, you can get access for free.
Netflix names a date for its Australian launch, Telstra kicks off its public Wi-Fi project and Qantas revamps its in-flight entertainment with an emphasis on the binge, all in this week's Girt by CNET.
While mobile data usage alerts have traditionally been held back with a 48-hour lag, Telstra will now alert customers within seconds when they reach certain percentages of data use.
The telco has expanded its 700MHz network -- now called 4GX -- to Hobart and Brisbane, with more regional areas coming online soon.
As Telstra prepares to launch its first major public Wi-Fi network, Australians will have free access to 1,000 hotspots -- beaming out of payphones and into major CBD malls -- for a limited time.
The telco says it will expand its 4G coverage to reach 90 percent of Australia by the end of January 2015.