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NBN to Aid and Subsidise Households with Medical Alarm Dependency

The National Broadband Network (NBN) is at it again. This time, the networking giant is targeting to establish a plan that will help subsidise upgrades on unmonitored medical alarm systems. These systems are said to rely on the copper network in order to fulfil its purpose — calling the emergency numbers for help. A lot […]

NBN to Streamline and Simplify Network Operations As it Nears Completion

The National Broadband Network (NBN) started a journey with a promise — lands within Australia become connected with each other through fast and reliable internet service. This rollout, a somewhat decade-long project, has affected thousands of subscribers. Despite what the NBN say about their success in the progress of the rollout, subscribers are saying the […]

NBN to Refund Late Connection Setups

Now is the perfect time to wonder about how much money will the NBN shell out as compensation to subscribers who experienced delayed connections, fault repair or even missed appointments of their Internet services — a common occurrence when subscribing to the networking giant. A lot of consumers suffered a long wait, and it’s time […]

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 […]