Wireless + mobility

Google's developer preview of Android O

23 March, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Google's upcoming Android O update introduces a range of new functionality including picture-in-picture support for smartphones and tablets.

Apple to launch red iPhone 7 this week

22 March, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Apple has released a new red variant of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus to celebrate its partnership with AIDS charity (RED) as well as a new iPad with a brighter screen.

Libs promise phone charging on the go in Adelaide

20 March, 2017 by

Mobile phone charging units will be installed at train stations across metropolitan Adelaide if the Liberal Party wins the next South Australian election.

Christmas Island internet connection restored

13 March, 2017 by

The federal government and SpeedCast have partnered to ensure that Christmas Island residents can connect to the internet through their previous accounts.

5G expected to dominate by 2025

02 March, 2017 by

New research suggests that commercial 5G networks will start being widely deployed at the start of the next decade.

Epson 2000-Series business projectors

02 March, 2017 by | Supplied by: Epson Australia Pty Ltd

The Epson 2000-Series business projectors are suitable for business meetings, large boardrooms, lecture halls, classrooms and houses of worship.

Global mobile money users surpass 500m

01 March, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

In the 10 years since the launch of the first mobile money service, 277 such services have launched across 92 countries — but there remains plenty of room for growth, according to the GSMA.

Telstra to launch LTE-Broadcast this year

28 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Telstra is working with network equipment provider Ericsson to deploy LTE-Broadcast nationwide by 2018, to help improve the mobile video experience for subscribers.

HMD revives the Nokia 3310

27 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

HMD, the company established to develop handsets using the Nokia brand, has brought back the popular Nokia 3310 feature phone and launched three new Android-based smartphones.

CeBIT hones in on 5G mobile communications

23 February, 2017 by

Application scenarios for the new 5G wireless communications standard will be on show at the CeBIT event in Germany.

Optus switches on 4.5G in Macquarie Park

22 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Optus has selected Macquarie Park as the site for its initial launch of a new 4.5G network capable of delivering speeds of over 1 Gbps during network testing.

Vodafone on top of the Sydney mobile market

22 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Vodafone was the market leader in Sydney during the second half of 2016, while remaining third-ranked nationally and in most other capital cities.

Australia ranks 7th for mobile engagement

16 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australia has achieved a Global Mobile Engagement Index (GMEI) score of 4.5 in the GSMA's latest consumer research, which ranked countries' consumers in terms of mobile device usage.

ACCC broadband speed guidance causes concern

14 February, 2017 by

Industry is concerned with the Australian Communications and Consumer Commission's (ACCC) available information on broadband speed.

IoT install base to grow 31% in 2017: Gartner

10 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The total install base for IoT devices is on track to reach 8.4 billion by year-end, with consumers leading the adoption charge in terms of device volumes while enterprises lead in terms of spending.

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