NBN is already out of date

The NBN is already out of date, but it’s not too late to change course It’s time to ditch the copper-based internet network and go with fibre or we will be left behind. Australia has fallen to 60th in global internet speed rankings. If we fell to 60th in the Olympics medal tally there’d be […]

Malcolm Turnbull promises full fibre NBN

ELECTION WINNER? Malcolm Turnbull promises full fibre NBN for Australia at last In a surprise move, Malcolm Turnbull has finally made the move that practically guarantees him an election win in 2016: a full fibre NBN with the MTM abolished. It’s astonishing what an election will do to politicians desperate for electoral love in an […]

Bigpond boosts 1000GB bundle

Bigpond boosts 1000GB bundle in fight to lock-in customers before NBN arrives Aussie telcos are sweetening their broadband deals as they jostle for position before the National Broadband Network rolls down your street. Regardless of your opinion of the new-look Multi-Technology Mix the primary goal of the NBN was never to use specific technologies or […]

Fibre to the basement – City Apartment Buildings

The NBN, Telstra and TPG are all late to the party in regards to connecting apartment buildings to Fibre networks. Smaller Niche players have been providing fibre connections for a number of years to apartment buildings pre-dating the NBN. Companies such as Melbourne’s City Cable have many of Melbourne’s top high rise apartment buildings connected to Fibre, […]

Cafes declare war on Wi-Fi squatters

Café owners across the country have chosen to set Wi-Fi time limits, require an access code to the wireless network, or are eliminating the service altogether. Many Cafes are happy to provide free Wi-Fi services to their customers, but are installing wireless hotspot solutions that allow them to set time limits and offer increased security […]

Skycomp Technology | Online Computer Store

SkyComp.com.au – Australia’s Online Computer Store. Come to Skycomp Technology for all your computer needs. | Shop Now SKYCOMP TECHNOLOGY was established to serve the needs of computer users, and today we are one of the industry’s top computer and computer-product retailers. SKYCOMP is a wholly Australian operated online retailer with a commitment to providing […]

Cables Online Store | Cable Chick

At Cable Chick in Brisbane, we specialise in high quality Analog & Digital Cabling products like DVI, Component, Optical & HDMI Cables. Whether you’re shopping for Android Smartphone & Apple Accessories, Wireless Headphones or even TV Wall Mounts, we have your covered. We have just about every accessory for the home entertainment room, or a […]

Registered Cablers For NBN

Industry groups have joined forces to stop the national broadband network (NBN) project turning into another insulation batts debacle. In a rush to take advantage of the government’s roofing insulation scheme, unqualified workers were hired to do dangerous technical work. The lack of training was later blamed for multiple house fires and four electrocutions. To […]

FTTP Petition

Supporters of a fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) broadband plan will deliver a 270,000 strong petition to the office of Lib/National MP Sarah Henderson on Tuesday 26th at 10am. The petition, which calls on the Federal Government to scrap its fibre-to-the-node (FTTN) model, is the largest ever hosted by petition platform change.org in Australia. Started on the weekend […]