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Telstra launches a free tool to help manage kids’ screentime with Telstra Mobile Protect

Telstra launches a free tool to help manage kids’ screentime with Telstra Mobile Protect

Smartphones dominate the way we communicate in this day and age and its not limited adults, children are increasingly adopting smartphones and the age at which they’re beginning to own them is decreasing. Research has fund that 68% of Aussie children aged 12 to 17 now own a smartphone, with the average screen time amongst these young smartphone owners is[Read More…]

in Apps, Carriers, News by at 6:04 pm on March 16, 2015
Vodafone announces their 4G+ expansion has completed
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Vodafone announces their 4G+ expansion has completed

Vodafone has today announced that their carrier aggregation rollout has been completed across metropolitan areas, meshing their re-farmed 850MHz network with their existing 4G 1800MHz network to create a super fast LTE-Advanced, or as they call it 4G+ network for customers in metro areas. The new carrier aggregation gives the benefit of the low-band 850MHz network which provides better building[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 12:04 pm on March 12, 2015
US Carrier Sprint lists Android 5.1 update for Nexus 6 as beginning today
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US Carrier Sprint lists Android 5.1 update for Nexus 6 as beginning today

The launch of Android 5.1 has of course all Nexus users scrambling to find out when their phone or tablet will be updated. Google has already made factory images available for the Nexus 5, 7 (2012) Wi-Fi and 10, but the most recent Nexus devices the Nexus 6 and 9 are obviously the most hotly anticipated. While Google has so[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, OS Updates, Phones by at 8:58 pm on March 11, 2015
Telstra launches new Netball Live Official app and renewed partnership with Netball Australia

Telstra launches new Netball Live Official app and renewed partnership with Netball Australia

Telstra is fairly heavily invested in sports streaming apps, including NRL and AFL apps, and they’ve also been behind the Netball Live app which has streamed games live for Netball fans. Telstra has announced today that they’ve released a new Netball Live app for Android (and iOS) in preparation for the upcoming season and of course the Netball World Cup[Read More…]

in Apps, Carriers by at 12:39 pm on March 11, 2015
Optus says ‘Yes’ to Netflix for a limited time
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Optus says ‘Yes’ to Netflix for a limited time

With the imminent launch of Netflix in Australia approaching, a number of Australian ISP’s and mobile operators are offering deals with streaming video services. Vodafone has partnered with Stan, Telstra with Presto and now we’re seeing Optus partnering with Netflix to offer deals on their home broadband, as well as customers using Post and Pre-Paid plans. The entry into a[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 8:03 am on March 11, 2015
Virgin Mobile wants you to roll over your data
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Virgin Mobile wants you to roll over your data

Virgin Mobile wants you to stop losing your data caps. In what they’re saying is an Australian Telco first, Virgin Mobile last week announced new changes to their mobile plans which will allow post-paid mobile customers the ability to rollover unused data from one month to the next. You’ve obviously paid for your data and Virgin wants you to keep[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 6:35 pm on March 9, 2015
Dodo now has the Nexus 6 available on a 24-month contract

Dodo now has the Nexus 6 available on a 24-month contract

Despite being strongly rumoured to launch on Telstra, the Nexus 6 has so far failed to materialise on Australia’s largest network. But fear not, if you’re after a Nexus 6 on contract, is now offering the handset on a variety of plans on a 24-month contract. Starting from just $19.90 pre month with a $35 handset repayment, which gives you[Read More…]

in Carriers, Phones by at 7:49 am on March 8, 2015