If you live in an area where Vodafone offers 4G, and you’re a Kogan Mobile customer, 4G has just gone live nicely ahead of schedule, with new plans up to 11GB (with time limited bonus to 12GB).
On ABC's Q&A this week Christopher Pyne said the Coalition's multi-technology NBN, with its remit to provide access to download speeds of 25 megabits per second (Mbps) to all Australians, was fast enough for households to watch five movies simultaneously.
Guy Ward's excitement about an Optus broadband and phone bundle upgrade for $5 more each month quickly dissipated when he noticed his internet speed had slowed.
Tasmanian consumer action group, Digital Tasmania, says widespread issues with Internet usage including persistent slowdowns and complete service outages have hit the state in recent days and it has called on Internet providers to improve their technical performance and customer standards.
Some customers are being told to reset their modems in order to access NBN and ADSL services after Telstra's Friday outage.
Source: ZDNet Australia
Basslink has been forced to push back the return to service date for its subsea Bass Strait electricity and data cable for a second time as bad weather impedes repair efforts.
Source: iTnews Australia
The government’s industry, innovation and science minister says the Coalition does not regret the decision to ditch the fibre to the premises (FTTP) blueprint for the National Broadband Network.