Wireless + mobility

Canberra hails 700-plus black spot base stations

17 July, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

The $380 million regional Mobile Black Spot Program has passed a significant milestone, with more than 700 new or improved base stations now operational.


New partnership takes NBN to regional Australia

03 July, 2019

Regional Australian communities could soon access high-speed, fibre-based NBN Enterprise Ethernet under a deal between Australian telecommunications carriers, Vertel and Virtutel.


ATEN UEH4102 4-port USB 2.0 Extender over LAN

01 July, 2019 | Supplied by: ATEN ANZ Pty Ltd

The ATEN UEH4102 4-port USB 2.0 Extender over LAN incorporates patented ExtremeUSB technology that enables users to extend beyond the standard 5 m cable limit for USB peripheral devices.


5G needed to fix nbn rollout "catastrophe"

25 June, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Huwaei Australia CTO David Soldani has urged the government to look to 5G fixed wireless technology to plug the holes in the "failed" nbn rollout.


Wi-Fi market shows no sign of slowing after 20 years

14 June, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

ABI Research has predicted that shipments of Wi-Fi enabled devices will grow to reach nearly 4bn annually by 2024.


Cinia, MegaFon enter Arctic telecom cable agreement

07 June, 2019

A memorandum of understanding has been signed by Cinia and MegaFon to prepare the build of a submarine telecommunications cable across the Arctic Sea.


Aussie businesses see 5G as key to their future strategy

30 May, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

More than two in three Australian IT and business leaders expect that 5G mobile technology will be critical to their future business strategy, research shows.


Competition in NZ mobile sector improving

16 May, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Key competitive indicators in New Zealand's mobile sector are trending in the right direction, but there is still significant room for improvement.


First 50 Ericsson 5G sites unveiled by Optus

15 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Optus Pty Ltd

A list for the first 50 5G sites to be built by Ericsson has just been released by Optus.


Mobile handsets most popular for internet access: ACCC

14 May, 2019

The most common way for consumers to access the internet is via mobile handsets, according to a new ACCC data report about internet activity.


Digital catalogues preferred by Australian shoppers

10 May, 2019

Australians prefer digital catalogues over hard copy ones when it comes to window shopping, according to new research.


International roaming costs $1.4bn: YouGov

08 May, 2019

Australian travellers are being 'bill shocked' to the tune of $1.4 billion, new research shows.


ATEN UH3236 Multiport Mini Dock with Power Pass-Through

01 May, 2019 | Supplied by: ATEN ANZ Pty Ltd

The ATEN UH3236 Multiport Mini Dock with Power Pass-Through connects a USB-C enabled computer to up to 5 peripheral ports that includes a USB 2.0 Type-A, USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A, Gigabit LAN, HDMI and VGA — through a single USB-C cable.


Advantech PWS-872 Industrial-Grade Tablet

01 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Advantech Australia Pty Ltd

The PWS-872 is a rugged tablet with application-oriented peripherals for diverse industrial applications.


Urgent zoning reforms needed for 5G: Optus

08 April, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Optus is calling on the government to work with industry to update Australia's outdated mobile deployment rules to facilitate large-scale 5G rollouts.


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