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Virgin Mobile begins offering Double Data bonuses as well as Data Rollover `

Virgin Mobile begins offering Double Data bonuses as well as Data Rollover `

Virgin Mobile has been offering great data deals on their plans for some time. Today, Virgin Mobile ups the ante by beginning to offer Double Data on selected plans as well as Data Rollover for users switching network or upgrade to a new plan. The deal is available for those users switching from a carrier not on the Optus network,[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 10:30 am on July 24, 2015
Optus adds HD Voice to their 3G network.
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Optus adds HD Voice to their 3G network.

People still make calls on these things? Well, if you are one of those people and you’re on the Optus network, your call quality should be much improved, with Optus announcing they’ve enabled High Definition (HD) Voice on their 3G network. According to Optus, HD Voice will give users an improved call experience, with sharper, clearer quality of calls with[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 8:00 am on July 21, 2015
Virgin Mobile continues into year two of their #MealForAMeal partnership with OzHarvest

Virgin Mobile continues into year two of their #MealForAMeal partnership with OzHarvest

Last year, Virgin Mobile announced a new social media based partnership with OzHarvest to help bring food to those who need it. The premise was, and still is extremely simple, share a photo of your meal on social media with the hashtag #MealForAMeal and Virgin Mobile will donate to OzHarvest to feed those who need it. We all do it.[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 10:51 am on July 15, 2015
Vodafone introduces savings for businesses with their Ready Business plans

Vodafone introduces savings for businesses with their Ready Business plans

Starting tomorrow, small business’, policy makers and leaders will gather at Doltone House Jones Bay Wharf, Sydney for the Council of Small Business of Australia’s National Small Business Summit – an event sponsored by Vodafone – which will take ‘a closer look at the issues holding back Australian small businesses and the opportunities which could help them prosper’. As a[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 10:14 am on July 15, 2015
Optus has launched a new blog and they’ve finally started weekly posts on what Android updates they’re testing
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Optus has launched a new blog and they’ve finally started weekly posts on what Android updates they’re testing

Telstra and Vodafone have been quite ahead of the game for a couple of years now when updating their customers about software updates. Vodafone has a weekly software update post on their Vodafone blog, and Telstra semi-regularly updates their Crowd Support forum with updates and then community managers respond to comments. Optus however has been seriously lax when it comes[Read More…]

in Carriers, OS Updates by at 11:43 am on July 14, 2015
It’s LG G4 launch day!
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It’s LG G4 launch day!

LG’s G4 officially goes on sale today, with pre-orders drawing to a close, and would-be G4 owners can get their hands on LG’s latest from a number of carriers (but not all) as well as a number of traditional retail outlets. Carriers Both Telstra and Optus are ranging the G4 on their current plans, but Vodafone are not. Telstra’s plans[Read More…]

in Carriers, News, Phones by at 10:53 am on July 14, 2015
Boost Mobile now selling the Sony Xperia E4 on their pre-paid plans

Boost Mobile now selling the Sony Xperia E4 on their pre-paid plans

Pre-paid wireless service Boost Mobile has today announced they’ve added the curvy Sony Xperia E4 to their line of pre-paid phones for sale. Announced back in February, the Xperia E4 is aimed at the budget conscious purchaser. The phone looks pretty decent, but has a fairly low-end specification list which includes a 5″ 960×540 resolution IPS Display on the front[Read More…]

in Carriers, Phones by at 4:15 pm on July 10, 2015
The LG G4 can be pre-ordered from Telstra now get in early to receive an LG P7 portable speaker
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The LG G4 can be pre-ordered from Telstra now get in early to receive an LG P7 portable speaker

Yes, yes, alright, we missed it on Monday, but this is a post to remedy that. Telstra began accepting pre-orders for the LG G4 on Monday morning, offering the phone with a lovely bonus: an LG P7 Portable speaker. The Telstra pre-order gives customers the option of either an exclusive Black Leather rear, with a bonus metallic grey cover though[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones by at 9:36 pm on July 8, 2015
Vodafone announces improvements to its 4G core network
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Vodafone announces improvements to its 4G core network

Vodafone has announced this morning that its 4G customers have been entirely migrated across onto its new core network, which it has been developing in partnership with Ericsson. By itself, this might not be particularly thrilling news; I mean, a new core network? Woo… hoo? However, there’s more to this story. This new network will facilitate the next wave of[Read More…]

in Carriers, News by at 8:10 am on July 8, 2015
Optus launches data rollover plans for pre-paid customers
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Optus launches data rollover plans for pre-paid customers

No-one likes paying for something they don’t use, and mobile plans are no different; If you pay for a block of data, you expect to be able to use it. Optus has heard your feedback and from the 5th of July, they’re introducing new pre-paid mobile plans which will let you rollover data up to a maximum of 10GB. Tim[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 9:30 am on July 3, 2015