Wireless + mobility

Revealed: top five postcodes demanding faster broadband

22 February, 2021

NBN Co has identified the five Australian postcodes that are calling for faster broadband plans to support working from home and online learning.


$1 million investment to boost digital connectivity for WA

05 February, 2021

The WA Government will invest $1 million to improve broadband services and boost business capacity in the Northern Goldfields.


IDC records unprecedented demand for tablets amidst pandemic

04 February, 2021

The global tablet market has witnessed a 19.5% year-over-year growth in 2020, driven by unprecedented demand in the consumer and education segments.


Optus completes acquisition of Amaysim

02 February, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Optus has completed the acquisition of Australia's largest MVNO, Amaysim, for $250m in a deal that was originally announced in November.


ATEN 4K HDMI over IP Extender

01 February, 2021 | Supplied by: ATEN ANZ Pty Ltd

The ATEN VE8952 HDMI over IP Extender allows users to switch input sources via pushbuttons and ID display, and requires no extensive IT experience to set up.


Mobile roaming subscribers and revenue face three-year recovery

29 January, 2021

A study predicts that it will take three years for mobile roaming activity to recover from the effects of travel restrictions arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.


Telstra says it has reached 50% 5G coverage

19 January, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Telstra's 5G network now covers 50% of the population and is on track to expand to reach 75% by the end of June, the company says.


nbn claims to set 5G long-range transmission world record

18 January, 2021

NBN Co claims it has achieved a world record for long-range 5G transmission using mmWave, in live testing at an nbn site in Mortlake, Victoria.


Rise in remote work drives global spend on wearable devices

14 January, 2021

Gartner has forecast that global spending on wearable devices will reach $81.5 billion in 2021, driven by increased interest in health monitoring during COVID-19.


Refurbished smartphone market poised for growth

12 January, 2021

The global market for used smartphones is forecast to reach 351.6 million units, with a market value of $65 billion, by 2024, according to the IDC.


5G coverage to reach 4.1 billion people by 2025

08 January, 2021

By 2025, the number of 5G users worldwide is forecast to hit 4.1 billion, fuelled by service providers setting up the necessary technology infrastructure.


ATEN UC9040 StreamLIVE PRO AV Mixer

01 January, 2021 | Supplied by: ATEN ANZ Pty Ltd

The ATEN UC9040 StreamLIVE PRO is an all-in-one, 4-port, multi-channel HDMI AV Mixer that is designed to reduce the complexity of live streaming.


Adelaide to trial free electric vehicle charging network

15 December, 2020

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency will fund the rollout of a free EV charging network in Adelaide, with 21 chargers powered by renewable energy.


'100 Gig Bendigo' initiative to close digital divide

15 December, 2020

Bendigo Telco and the Greater City of Bendigo will promote the city's 100-gigabyte broadband network, to reduce the digital divide between Bendigo and the world.


Global smartphone sales declined in Q3

07 December, 2020

Global smartphone sales marked a 5.7% decrease in the third quarter of 2020 compared to the same time last year, according to Gartner.


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