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  • NBN says regional rollout “on home stretch”

    ​NBNCo has heralded its broadband network rollout in regional Australia as “on the home stretch” with access to nearly all homes and businesses out of major urban areas currently in design, construction or complete.

    Written by George Nott02 July 18 10:14
  • ​NBN wants to blast your face into space

    NBN will create a mosaic artwork featuring the faces of Australians and print it on the rocket carrying its second satellite into space in late 2016.

    Written by Byron Connolly09 May 16 10:24
  • ​Optus to cut staff in restructure

    Optus is restructuring its consumer and enterprise divisions, which the telco said on Monday would result in redundancies. Reports have suggested that up to 480 jobs could be cut as part of the restructure.

    Written by Byron Connolly04 April 16 16:58
  • ​NBN to trial satellite service this month

    NBN has engaged service providers Activ8me, SkyMesh, and Harbour ISP to conduct a customer field trial of its satellite high-speed broadband service with 200 users in Victoria.

    Written by Byron Connolly02 Feb. 16 15:09
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  • Cell phones on planes may be heading for the US, but will anyone use them?

    In-flight cellular in the U.S. may be closer to reality than some consumers realize, with foreign airlines poised to extend services they already offer elsewhere. But evidence from overseas suggests the odds of being trapped next to a chronic caller are slim.

    Written by Stephen Lawson12 Dec. 13 18:34