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NBN Leveling Up E-Sports

Australia has been levelling up in games. Now, the country is opening its doors to Esports with the National Broadband Network (NBN) reportedly opening new jobs for the Australian esports industry all thanks to faster speeds that allows players to play in better condition. ABC News reported that gamers all over Australia are reaping the […]

NBN Making Measures to Lessen Wireless Congestion

Reports said the National Broadband Network (NBN) is now making an effort in lessening traffic for users with a wireless connection. But, will this become effective with all the projects the networking giant is juggling? According to a report by ZDNet, the government-owned internet provider has made changes to its rule pertaining to network traffic. […]

Macquarie Telecom Now Offers Business Grade NBN Plans

Over the course of the National Broadband Network’s rollout, which is believed to be finished by 2012, the government-owned network provider focused more on connecting residential areas though upgrades to Australia’s existing phone and internet network. However, businesses are also in need of internet connection, especially the ones located in rural and remote areas of […]

Wheatbelt Builds its own optic network in WA and ignores NBN

Come on, NBN, take a hint already. After three years an ambitious project is set to rise as Wheatbelt in Western Australia, with support from CBH Group and rail network operator Arc Infrastructure. Said to be enterprise-grade, affordable broadband services, The West Australian reported this project is set to rival the National Broadband Network within […]

NBN Drops NBN Fixed Wireless 100Mbps Speed Tier

It has finally happened. National Broadband Network (NBN) CEO Bill Morrow has “killed” the 100 Mbps fixed-wireless service, TechRadar reported. It is reported that the announcement was made before a Senate Estimates committee, with Bill Morrow saying: “We killed it.” The reason behind this decision is that “there’s not mass-market demand for 100Mbps services” in […]

Binary Networks Challenges NBN Fixed Wireless in Queensland

Hey, National Broadband Network (NBN), better watch out because there is a new guy in Queensland and they had enough. Binary Networks, a Melbourne-based internet service provider (ISP), has revealed to the public that it offers fixed wireless broadband service to the public living in Goondiwindi, South-West Queensland, ARN reported. The service was said to […]