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Are You a Victim of Mobile SPAM?

Many Aussies experienced numerous SMS spam over the weekend. Consumers are even being warned that with the upcoming Olympics our phones could experience another mass of promotional texts Most of the spam came from Telstra and Optus customers who claim … Continue reading

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Rise in National Use of Smartphone’s

A new survey conducted by Neilsen has shown that there is a significant increase in the use of Smartphones by Aussies. No matter where they are or what they are doing, a Smartphone is the new must-have accessory. The survey … Continue reading

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Internet TV with Telestra!

With the release of Telstra’s Foxtel T- Box package and Fetch TV, the war for the hearts and wallets of Australian consumers wanting internet-delivered television has intensified. It is reported that the Foxtel T-Box service will be rolled out next … Continue reading

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Telstra cloud investment hits $1 billion

It has been announced that TELSTRA is investing an additional $800 million in cloud computing over the next five years. David Thodey, the Telstra chief executive said the investment was part of a strategy to transform the carrier from being … Continue reading

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ACMA likes Telstra for its new customer protection scheme.

The proactive telco industry approach to the customer service doesn’t go unnoticed by ACMA. Telstra announced today about its plans to reduce customers’ risk of unexpectedly high mobile phone bills. As part of the scheme, Telstra will slow down data … Continue reading

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Telstra: PERTH mobile phone users now have access to 4G

4G network is switched on! Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth are on 4G. Telstra Networks and Access Technologies executive director Mike Wright said the first 4G base stations, which use Long Term Evolution (LTE) technology, were turned on and 4G … Continue reading

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Misleading service charges, misleading adverts. Optus fined.

SingTel Optus Pty Ltd has paid 27 infringement notices totaling $178,200 issued by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. Optus made false or misleading representations about the price of its services. Acting ACCC chairman Peter Kell said telecommunication companies must … Continue reading

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