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Telstra takes big hit to revenue, profits in 2017
Telstra has seen a big drop in both its revenue and profits for the financial year 2017 compared to the previous year, according to full-year results released yesterday.

Vodafone’s new ‘customer friendly’ plans challenge competitors
Seeking to strike a death blow to competitors while breathing new life into customer friendliness, service, choice, payment plans and value, Vodafone seeks true victory in the Game of Phones.

NBN Co doubles revenue to $1 billion as rollout passes halfway mark

NEXT undersea cable project to add 60Tbps capacity
The survey for laying the NEXT undersea cable project has been completed ahead of schedule and a request for proposal is underway, with vendor selection expected to be completed by the end of the year.

Telstra continues to dominate NBN market
Telstra continues to dominate the take-up of NBN connections with an overall share of a little more than 50%, according to the ACCC's latest quarterly report on the NBN wholesale market.

Telcos willing to pay more for 5G: Gartner survey
The telecommunications industry is prepared to pay more for 5G mobile capabilities than they are willing to pay for 4G, according to a newly published global survey.

ECONOMUSE: Price rebalancing to make the NBN affordable

Wireless VR 650% growth massively straining data networks
Said to be equivalent to 3 billion hours of 4K video streaming, wireless VR via smartphone-based and standalone headsets will leave data networks strained, generating 21,000 petabytes of traffic by 2021!

NBN: Making telcos buy more of little use, say experts

Telstra launches Australian Digital Inclusion Index 2017: we’re doing more online
The latest Australian Digital Inclusion Index has launched, powered by Roy Morgan, RMIT and Swinburne’s CSI, and our digital inclusion score has improved.


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