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Nokia: 5G Will Help Ailing NBN

Nokia: 5G Will Help Ailing NBN

Nokia has stepped in the 5G fiasco, saying Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) will not be replaced by 5G. According to Nokia’s head of Fixed Networks, this is due to the incoming upgrade of the fixed-line technology, which is expected to carry bigger data allowances and to exceed speeds than wireless. According to a report […]

Analysts: NBN Prices Could Be Slashed Due to Increasing Competition

Analysts: NBN Prices Could Be Slashed Due to Increasing Competition

Since time in memorial, the everyday battle of Aussies in having what they deserve has been in existence. This is as if every project of the National Broadband Network (NBN) could be a sun, but is actually a rain in disguise since they would eventually scrap it and burn all the money allocated for it. […]

NBN Shuts Down Multicast Plan Due to Lack of Interest

NBN Shuts Down Multicast Plan Due to Lack of Interest

I know we have said it a thousand times, but the National Broadband Network (NBN) is back at it again with the sudden changes in decisions. And the reason this time is they lacked interest. What a reason to scrap a project. The decision was revealed only through the latest release of the networking giant’s […]

The Government and NBN is Limiting Australia’s Digital Capabilities

The Government and NBN is Limiting Australia’s Digital Capabilities

The Agriculture sector of Australia is a great source of income for the country. With 85,681 agricultural businesses, the gross value of agriculture in 2015-2016 increased to $58.1 billion, which was a tremendous increase from $3.7 billion of 2014–15. And for 2017, it has reached $63 Billion. It would be a shame if something bad […]

NBN A Great Disadvantage to Business says Wulguru Business Owner

NBN A Great Disadvantage to Business says Wulguru Business Owner

“We’re getting screwed, as we always do in North Queensland.” We all know there are a lot of complaints regarding the National Broadband Network. For years, the networking giant has been surrounded by controversies. From the NBN Co CEO Bill Morrow until its technicians, issues have always appeared. Unfortunately, its NBN’s own doing. Aussies will […]

A Third of NBN Subscribers Would Revert Away From NBN If Possible

A Third of NBN Subscribers Would Revert Away From NBN If Possible

Actually, there’s no better choice, right? It’s nothing new that people subscribed to the National Broadband Network (NBN) want to leave. There are complaints always coming through no matter where we look at—Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) office, social media, you name it. However, this report further backs up claims that the NBN is not really […]

100,000 Non-NBN Homes and Businesses Face Cut-Off in late January 2018

100,000 Non-NBN Homes and Businesses Face Cut-Off in late January 2018

Want to be greeted a “Happy New Year” from the NBN? If you are one of the 100,000 non-NBN users in the country, whether residential or commercial, who haven’t transferred to the National Broadband Network, well you’re in bad luck. You are one of the unfortunate people to be disconnected from their internet and landline. […]

Telstra Offers to Refund Customers that Experienced Slow NBN Connections

Telstra Offers to Refund Customers that Experienced Slow NBN Connections

Is this a decision to make things right or an effort to save their public image? Internet Service Provider (ISP) Telstra stated its willingness to provide compensation around 42,000 customers who are experiencing discrepancies with their National Broadband Network (NBN) internet connection. Telstra has admitted that they may have misled customers on their advertised download […]

NBN Trials FTTC in Melbourne

NBN Trials FTTC in Melbourne

In an effort to reduce the digital divide that has been separating communities in the country, the National Broadband Network (NBN) has started its trial on its first fibre-to-the-curb (FTTC) trial in Coburg in North Melbourne through the use of a copper line longer than 70 metres. Reports say that the trial has achieved 109 […]

NBN Can’t Handle the Surging Netflix Demand From Aussie Households

NBN Can’t Handle the Surging Netflix Demand From Aussie Households

You have been warned. We have all been briefed; actually even before we get connected, there are promises laid out in front of us. We get to see what we can experience on a certain plan based on our respective budgets. We, then, take the plunge while thinking that everything will be all right. However, […]