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LG Australia launching the mid-range Leon and Spirit phones in the coming months
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LG Australia launching the mid-range Leon and Spirit phones in the coming months

LG has been churning out high-quality mid-range handsets for the last couple of years. Their L Series line has been instrumental in building the companies profile with customers around the world, the phones often carry high-end software features from the flagship G Series adding benefits for customers all over. The latest phones to launch do carry high-end features at mid-range[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 9:19 am on April 21, 2015
Telstra turns on more free Wi-Fi access points – More Wi-Fi coming to stores and wherever you tell them
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Telstra turns on more free Wi-Fi access points – More Wi-Fi coming to stores and wherever you tell them

Telstra is continuing the upgrade of their payphone infrastructure, adding the distinctive pink cube to the top which indicates a Wi-Fi access point – and now there’s 1500 more of them. But Telstra still isn’t done, they’re adding Wi-Fi access points to their stores and also want to hear from you where the next street-based ones will be. The rollout[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 11:59 am on April 20, 2015
Optus adds the Samsung Galaxy J1 to its prepaid line up for $169

Optus adds the Samsung Galaxy J1 to its prepaid line up for $169

Optus has added a new smartphone to its pre-paid line up of devices with the Samsung Galaxy J1, its third prepaid smartphone that takes advantage of the company’s newish 700MHz frequency. The Samsung Galaxy J1 is a low end device but that hasn’t stopped Samsung adding their Ultra Power Saving Mode on the J1 like its brother at Optus, the Galaxy[Read More…]

in Carriers, News, Phones by at 9:36 am on April 19, 2015
Google’s in-house carrier project details found in leaked app
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Google’s in-house carrier project details found in leaked app

Everyone knows that industry secrets are generally poorly kept, and eventually, one way or another, details leak out. There’s been a bit of speculation for a while now that Google was working on its own answer to the telcos, and with the release of an app designed for Google’s widely anticipated MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) service found in an[Read More…]

in Carriers, Google Services, News by at 10:04 am on April 15, 2015
Get up to 4GB of bonus data when you switch to Virgin Mobile

Get up to 4GB of bonus data when you switch to Virgin Mobile

Virgin Mobile is keen to convince you to come to their network and in these data hungry days we live in, they’re willing to throw in bonus data to come on over. Virgin has today announced that customers who switch to Virgin Mobile on a SIM-Only or Post-Paid plan before the 31st of May, will receive between 1GB and 4GB[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 11:51 am on April 10, 2015
Vodafone kicks off their video-on-demand partnership with Stan

Vodafone kicks off their video-on-demand partnership with Stan

Vodafone has today advised that their previously announced partnership with video-on-demand service Stan has launched, with offers of free subscriptions being offered to new and existing customers. Vodafone will be offering new customers up to 12-months of Stan service, depending on which new Vodafone Red plan they sign up to. Customers who sign up to either the Vodafone $70 or[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 11:11 am on April 10, 2015
Coles offering bonus $20 Google Play gift card with the purchase of the Boost View 5.0 by Alcatel

Coles offering bonus $20 Google Play gift card with the purchase of the Boost View 5.0 by Alcatel

In this weeks catalogue, which begins tomorrow Wednesday 8th April, Coles are offering customers who purchase a Boost Mobile View 5.0 by Alcatel for $99 a bonus $20 Google Play gift card. The Boost View 5.0 by Alcatel launched on the MVNO last year with little fanfare but it was the start for Alcatel beginning their relaunch back into the[Read More…]

in Bargains, Carriers, Phones by at 4:54 pm on April 7, 2015
Optus launches Family Sharing on their My Plan Plus and SIM-only plans

Optus launches Family Sharing on their My Plan Plus and SIM-only plans

Optus is saying an awful lot of ‘Yes’ lately and today it’s saying yes to Family Sharing. Family Sharing is Optus way of letting you share your mobile data into one large bucket that all your family can draw from. From today, all customers who sign up onto one of Optus’ new plans will be eligible to pool their data[Read More…]

in Carriers, News by at 12:30 pm on April 7, 2015
Kmart offering the Vodafone Huawei Y550 4G Pre-Paid Mobile Phone for $49
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Kmart offering the Vodafone Huawei Y550 4G Pre-Paid Mobile Phone for $49

In their latest catalogue, which started this past Thursday 2 April, has the Vodafone Huawei Y550 4G Pre-Paid Mobile Phone on special for $49. The Huawei Y550 4G smartphone, was released late last year by Vodafone as their first ever 4G Pre-Paid device for $99. The sub-$100 price tag kicked off a new race amongst the three big telcos for[Read More…]

in Accessories, Carriers, Phones by at 10:00 am on April 4, 2015
Telstra Nexus 6 owners now receiving Android 5.1
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Telstra Nexus 6 owners now receiving Android 5.1

Good News Everyone! Telstra customers are receiving Android 5.1 on their Nexus 6. It may not sound like big news, but after the hiccups we had last year with the Nexus OTA updates on the Nexus 4 and 5, this is sure to bring a smile to everyones face. Mitchell kindly took the time to screenshot the update prompt and[Read More…]

in Carriers, OS Updates, Phones by at 2:44 pm on April 1, 2015