Recently released statistics from Australia Post show the nation’s ecommerce juggernaut is continuing to rumble along.
More than $7.2 million has been stolen from Australians so far this year in “computer takeover” scams.
Smart buildings are the “next big thing” in Australia – right now. Lightning Broadband has again been ahead of the curve.
With two recent executive appointments, Lightning Broadband now has local representation for its superfast residential and commercial development connectivity solutions across the entire east coast of Australia.
Dozens more projects to improve connectivity in regional, remote and rural Australia under the Federal Government’s Regional Connectivity Program (RCP) have been announced.
As useful as it is, the internet continued to also be a powerful tool for fraud activity last year – and the COVID-19 pandemic made matters worse.
The Australian Human Rights Commission has supported the concept of “no Australian left offline” through concessional broadband rates for low-income households.
More than half a million Australian households moved to faster NBN plans in the first quarter of this year says the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.
A report published by the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) this week highlights problems with sales practices of some telecommunication providers – and how they should fix them.
Just about all Australians went online in 2020, which isn’t surprising given the situation last year – and for many the internet became even more important.
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.