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Should Aussies Care About Net Neutrality?

There has been a lot of buzz lately that The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the United States—which is the equivalent to the Australian Communications and Media Authority—wants to remove the Net Neutrality Act. The changes proposed in this act is that ISPs (Internet Service Providers) have the power to speed up, slow down, and […]

NBN Makes It Impossible to Enjoy Console Gaming to the Fullest For Now

I am a casual gamer who owns a first generation Playstation 4. I am among the many households in VIC where the NBN’s fixed line connection does not apply despite our home is just a matter of blocks right outside the town blocks. The unavailability of fixed line means we are under the footprint of […]

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

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 […]

Queensland Government Seeks Alternative Fibre Optic Network as NBN Disappoints

After a huge influx of complaints about the incompetent rollout of the National Broadband Network, Queensland has come up with the perfect response: they will build their own NBN. The NBN rollout has given the public a lot of problems: connection delays and unusable services; you name it. With this, there is no doubt complaints […]

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. […]