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NBN Co lags on connections, despite ongoing rollout

NBN Co lags on connections, despite ongoing rollout

NBN Co has admitted it needs to focus on connecting Australian homes to fast broadband, rather than just building infrastructure. 1


TPG brings unlimited data to NBN users with new plans

TPG brings unlimited data to NBN users with new plans

As the NBN roll-out continues across Australia, TPG has announced a number of new internet and home phone plans offering unlimited data. 1


How reliable is the Government's new broadband speed tester?

How reliable is the Government's new broadband speed tester?

As the Australian Government releases a broadband speed tester allowing users to check download speeds, one expert doubts how effective such tools can be. 2


Government sets parameters for NBN, despite ongoing reviews

Government sets parameters for NBN, despite ongoing reviews

The Government has updated its Statement of Expectations for the NBN, calling for a quicker and less expensive rollout. 1


Dial-up dies as better internet technology finds broadband appeal in Aus

Dial-up dies as better internet technology finds broadband appeal in Aus

Australians turn away from dial-up in droves, as the number of subscribers to mobile and fixed wireless has increased thirtyfold in six years.


Globalgig extends mobile broadband plans

Globalgig extends mobile broadband plans

The mobile broadband provider's new Home & Abroad plan offers inclusive coverage for Australia, US, UK and Ireland.


Turnbull launches broadband tracker website

Turnbull launches broadband tracker website

Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has launched a new website built on data collected from the telcos purporting to display broadband availability across Australia. 4


Telstra world first LTE-B trial at MCG tonight

Telstra world first LTE-B trial at MCG tonight

During tonight's T20 International at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Telstra will have "select participants" in the crowd trialling LTE Broadcast technology. 8


Over half of Australia now has broadband speeds above 4Mbps

Over half of Australia now has broadband speeds above 4Mbps

Australia has slightly improved its standing on the global broadband stage, now boasting an average connection speed of 5.5Mbps. 2


Amazon to shoot all new original series in Ultra HD

Amazon to shoot all new original series in Ultra HD

Amazon will shoot all its original dramas and comedy series in 2014 using 4K video cameras, and will showcase that content exclusively on Amazon Instant Video.


Breaking Bad spin-off gets international Netflix premiere in 2014

Breaking Bad spin-off gets international Netflix premiere in 2014

AMC's Breaking Bad spin-off will be available on Netflix in Latin America and Europe as it airs on US TV, while US users will be able to stream the series as soon as the season ends.


Vodafone CEO appointed to head NBN Co

Vodafone CEO appointed to head NBN Co

Vodafone CEO Bill Morrow has been appointed as head of NBN Co and will lead the government-owned corporation through its upcoming transformation. 4


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