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iiNet launches Jiva, a 'one plan' ISP brand

Jiva will be a single-plan brand offering unlimited internet, plus local and national calls.

By August 18, 2013

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iiNet walks out of piracy talks

ISP iiNet has laid the blame for piracy squarely on the entertainment industry, not the user.

By December 18, 2012

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The metadata debate: What you need to know about data retention

The former head of the CIA has said "we kill people based on metadata", but as Australia introduces new data retention laws, the country's security chief says he's "not quite sure" what the fuss is about. So what is the truth behind data retention, and why does it matter?

By August 13, 2014

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HBO VP weighs in on Australian Game of Thrones piracy

While in Sydney, Sofia Chang, VP and GM of HBO, has made some carefully worded comments on Australia's penchant for getting Game of Thrones via BitTorrent.

By July 1, 2014

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Netflix confirmed for Australian launch, says Village Roadshow CEO

According to Graham Burke, joint head of Village Roadshow, Netflix is set for a 2015 launch into the Australian market.

By June 26, 2014

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Who is responsible for 'Game of Thrones' piracy?

Some critics have blamed Australian pay TV service Foxtel's "outdated" business model for record breaking downloads of HBO's wildly popular show, but is the criticism warranted?

By June 23, 2014

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Game of Thrones finale piracy hits 2 petabytes in 12 hours

Once again, Game of Thrones has broken all torrenting records -- records the show had already set itself.

By June 16, 2014

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AAPT claims it should be exempt from the TIO Scheme

In a submission to the Department of Communications, telco AAPT has asked the government to make it exempt from the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman scheme.

By March 10, 2014

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Australia 49th in Ookla Net Index rankings

Average internet speeds in Australia fall behind Mauritius, Uruguay and Georgia in Ookla's latest Net Index ranking. At 49th in the list, we're barely ahead of Kazakhstan and Mongolia.

By November 27, 2013

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Australia to support geo-blocking as part of Trans-Pacific Partnership deal

Despite the recommendations of the IT pricing inquiry, Australia is supporting a proposal to prohibit the circumvention of "technological measures" such as geo-blocking.

By November 13, 2013