Busy beavers recently created havoc for a small town in Canada, cutting off internet connectivity.
Just as it did in Victoria, Lightning Broadband is set to shake up the Queensland internet connectivity scene.
Dozens of rural communities across the nation are to soon benefit from better broadband under the Regional Connectivity Program (RCP).
A string of Starlink satellites appearing in the early morning sky has again created some buzz, this time in Australia.
US President Joe Biden has set his sights on improving the country’s broadband infrastructure and making connectivity more affordable.
While Australians on NBN fixed-line connections generally experienced better speed performance in December last year, Fibre To The Node (FTTN) is still somewhat a problem child.
The Australian Communications and Media Authority is about to issue its second request to local internet service providers to block illegal gambling websites hosted offshore.
A report released yesterday by New Zealand’s Commerce Commission reveals some interesting info on what’s been happening with internet connectivity across the ditch.
While it’s not the standard of connectivity most Australians enjoy, many residents of and businesses on the Tiwi Islands should now have better broadband access.
An interesting thing has been happening with Australian internet usage since the lockdowns of the pandemic ended, described as a “new normal”.
The ACCC is continuing to explore the idea of expanding the Measuring Broadband Australia Program to include non-NBN providers and connectivity technologies not currently covered.
Some interesting statistics relating to Internet use in Australia last month you can rattle off to win friends and influence people – or perhaps not.
Productivity and efficiency gains attributed to 5G will add US$1.3 trillion to global GDP by 2030 says PwC – and Australia looks set to see a very healthy economic benefit .
Draft standards, rules and benchmarks for Statutory Infrastructure Provider (SIP) networks are now open for stakeholder comment.
After nearly a decade of giving things a red-hot go, the Loon team have called it quits on their broadband via balloon aspirations.
In a speech last week to the 13th European Space Conference, EC Commissioner Thierry Breton said his objective was to “go fast” on developing space-based broadband.
Labor leader Anthony Albanese and acting shadow minister for communications Tim Watts say the NBN is failing to deliver the required minimum broadband speeds for up to 238,000 Australian household and businesses.
There’s still quite a kerfuffle over the NBN being declared “as built and fully operational”. But some reports omitted or glossed over a few very important words.
Which Australian state/territory appears to have downloaded the most data per household in 2020? The answer may surprise you.
As for many companies, 2020 presented some unique challenges for Australian owned and operated superfast internet provider Lightning Broadband – but the ISP also saw many achievements.
Western Australia’s McGowan Government says almost all public schools in the state are to receive bandwidth upgrades.
The Federally-funded Regional Digital Tech Hub, which provides independent telecommunications information to regional, rural and remote Australians, commenced operations yesterday.
If you’re looking forward to 6G wireless broadband, you’ll probably be waiting for a while.
Victoria’s Andrews Government announced on Tuesday what it says is the biggest boost to the state’s digital infrastructure and skills ever as part of the Victorian Budget 2020/21.