Productivity Commission recommends scrapping of USO
Telstra could lose billions of dollars in payments if the Federal Government adopts recommendations by the Productivity Commission that the Telecommunications Universal Service Obligation be scrapped.
NetComm beats Nokia to win NBN Co FttC tender
MyRepublic takes up the Internet speed challenge with first offer
Singapore-based Internet service provider (ISP) MyRepublic will officially launch in the Australian market next week with its first unlimited Internet data plans.
AT&T to acquire Time Warner for US$85 billion in major media/comms shakeup
Remember when AT&T was broken up in the US? Whether you do, or don?t, AT&T is on the verge of becoming the most powerful telco and media organisation in the world.
Telstra and Ericsson conduct FIRST live 5G trial in Australia
5G?s momentum continues accelerating, with Telstra and Ericsson partnering to test one of the world?s first - and Australia?s first - 5G radio test beds, in Melbourne.
Parliament to cast watchful eye over NBN rollout
The Federal Government Leader of the House Christopher has moved to form an all-party parliamentary committee to oversee and monitor the progress of the National Broadband Network rollout.
NBN Co and Nokia set to go extremely XG.FAST at 5Gbps
NBN Co and Nokia are looking at XG.Fast technology paired with Fttdp, with trial speeds delivering from 5Gbps to lab results of 8Gbps over twisted pair copper lines.
NBN?s Sky Muster II satellite set for ultra fast liftoff on 5 October
The countdown is on for the launch of NBN Co?s Sky Muster II satellite, with the hope of a smooth and successful launch for more satellite broadband for Australians.
AIIA says electronic voting makes a lot of sense
Australia would save both money and time if it turned to electronic voting, the Australian Information Industry Association, the nation's peak body for the technology industry, claims.
ACCC inquiry to consider ADSL deregulation
The competition watchdog, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, has started a public inquiry into ADSL services as it looks to determine whether the digital subscriber line services should be deregulated.
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