Internet & Networking
Optus has revealed for the first time that it has sold over 785,000 4G handsets since launching the network last year.
Virgin Mobile is adding post-paid 4G mobile broadband today, announcing an AU$59 plan with a hefty 13GB of included data on a 12-month plan.
The death of the NBN at the hands of wireless is, once again, greatly exaggerated. 5
Best 802.11ac wireless routers Buyers' Guide
802.11ac is still awaiting final ratification, but if you're eager to dive in and grab a wireless router at the cutting edge, we've seen a few that are worth a look. 1
Top 10 wireless modem/routers Buyers' Guide
Need an ADSL2+ modem/router with wireless built in? Here are our top 10 picks out of the units we've seen so far. 133
The Australian government will collect AU$1.96 billion from Telstra, Optus and TPG from the auction of the 700MHz and 2.5GHz spectrum band.
With customer trials just around the corner, Vodafone has shown off 4G speeds of up to 109Mbps.
Australian online video service Quickflix has announced that it will soon have digital sales rights for HBO programs, offering both download and streaming of shows within hours of US broadcast. 1
Best 3G wireless broadband modems Buyers' Guide
We're moving up and beyond 3G today, testing the latest mobile broadband hardware on the best 3G and 4G networks Australia has to offer. 28
The best way to set up most Wi-Fi routers is via the web interface. This guide can be applied to all consumer-grade routers in the market.
A fight between a spam-fighting group called Spamhaus and a Dutch web host called Cyberbunker has been called the biggest public DDoS battle in history.
A Japanese university experiment has opened up dozens of free VPN services around the world.
Stay connected on long road trips, or stream your favourite tunes on the move. It's easier than ever to give your car its own Wi-Fi hotspot.
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