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Telstra doubles down on wearables with a dedicated range

Telstra doubles down on wearables with a dedicated range

9:00 am on August 7, 2015 in Android Wear and Smartwatches, Carriers
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Telstra has been in the wearable range for some time now, offering devices like the Samsung Gear range, and various Jawbone and Fitbit products. The push towards wearables has increased in the last year and Telstra is now pushing to position themselves as a leader in the space by establishing a dedicated wearables range in their 370 Telstra retail stores[Read More…]

Telstra advises Stagefright fix for Sony, Samsung and Nexus phones currently in testing

Telstra advises Stagefright fix for Sony, Samsung and Nexus phones currently in testing

9:42 pm on August 6, 2015 in Carriers, News, OS Updates, Phones
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After announcing they were testing the Android 5.1 update for the HTC One M9 which included fixes for the Stagefright vulnerability, Telstra has today advised they have a number of other updates in testing that also address the issue. The Software update announcement from Craig at Telstra lists devices from LG, Samsung and Sony, with the update coming in the[Read More…]

Optus ceasing 2G services from April 2017

Optus ceasing 2G services from April 2017

3:08 pm on August 5, 2015 in Carriers, News
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Optus has today announced that it will follow Telstra and cease its 2G services from April 2017 as consumers are now increasingly using more data and are opting for the latest 4G smartphones. The move to shut the 2G (GSM) service will allow Optus to re-allocate some of this spectrum to improve customer experience and mobile services, with the 2G[Read More…]

HTC One M9 Android 5.1 update set to rollout this month with fix for Stagefright onboard

HTC One M9 Android 5.1 update set to rollout this month with fix for Stagefright onboard

6:02 pm on August 4, 2015 in Carriers, News, Phones
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The big news of the week is the Stagefright security vulnerability which can auto-execute code with near root access by simply receiving an MMS message. There are a number of ways to prevent it – simply turning off auto-retrieve MMS in your text messaging app – but it seems HTC has addressed Stagefright at system level in their Android 5.1[Read More…]

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Yatango Mobile data increase accompanied by price drop

Yatango Mobile data increase accompanied by price drop

7:33 am on August 4, 2015 in Carriers, News
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Yatango Mobile, a Mobile Network Virtual Operator (MNVO) working off of the Optus Mobile Network, have taken big steps into the market since they first joined the fray. Making efforts to show the big 3 that it is in fact possible to give users lots of data, unlimited calls & sms without breaking the bank and they’ve done it again[Read More…]

Oppo signs first carrier deal with Optus to bring the R7 to customers on a plan

Oppo signs first carrier deal with Optus to bring the R7 to customers on a plan

11:44 am on August 3, 2015 in Carriers, News, Phones

After launching in September last year selling handsets outright through their website, Oppo has today announced the next phase of their entry to the Australian market, working with Optus to sell the Oppo R7 on contract. The Oppo R7 went on-sale last week for $449 from new partner Dick Smith Electronics, as well as from their online store Oppomobile.com.au –[Read More…]

Optus is making it easier to dive into the data pool with all your devices

Optus is making it easier to dive into the data pool with all your devices

9:56 am on August 3, 2015 in Carriers
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Optus has today announced they’re making it easier to share the data from your various plans for mobiles, tablets and mobile broadband with a new data pool. The new data pool will let families, small businesses combine any of their latest Optus postpaid mobile broadband or mobile plans onto the one bill and then share the data from each plan[Read More…]

Sony announces their Xperia M4 Aqua handset is heading to Optus

Sony announces their Xperia M4 Aqua handset is heading to Optus

9:37 am on August 3, 2015 in Carriers, News, Phones
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Sony has today announced that their super mid-range phone, the Xperia M4 Aqua is heading to Optus. When it was announced at Mobile World Congress in February, the Sony Xperia M4 Aqua was somewhat overshadowed by the Xperia Z4 Tablet, but truth be told, after a hands-on at the Sony booth, I was blown away with just how good a[Read More…]

MeU Mobile launches as a ‘Social’ focused MVNO backed by the Telstra 3G network.

MeU Mobile launches as a ‘Social’ focused MVNO backed by the Telstra 3G network.

1:22 pm on July 30, 2015 in Carriers

If you’re looking for a ‘socially focused’ MVNO with good data pricing, backed by the Telstra 3G network, then best take a look at brand new MVNO MeU Mobile. MeU Mobile is apparently ‘Australia’s first Social Mobile Network’ and offer free nationwide text and decent talk time as well as generous data caps, with four plans – ‘known as ‘Oodles’’[Read More…]

Telstra partnering with Roku to bring Telstra TV to your living room

Telstra partnering with Roku to bring Telstra TV to your living room

7:25 pm on July 29, 2015 in Carriers, News, Other News
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Telstra has today announced that it has partnered with ROKU Inc, a Telstra branded streaming box to Australia called Telstra TV. Telstra TV, which is a rebranded Roku 2 box, will add to Telstra’s existing entertainment services, which include TBox and Foxtel from Telstra products. The service will offer three subscription video on demand services such as; Presto, Stan and[Read More…]

Sony announces the Xperia E4g on the Telstra 4GX network

Sony announces the Xperia E4g on the Telstra 4GX network

11:56 am on July 28, 2015 in Carriers, Phones
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After announcing the 3G version of their Xperia E4 was hitting MVNO Boost earlier this month, Sony has advised that the 4G compatible model, the Xperia E4g will be coming exclusively to Telstra where it will take advantage of their 4GX network. With a RRP of $149,the Xperia E4g is an affordable handset, which features a comfortable curved plastic body[Read More…]

Vodafone opens their first retail focused Small Business centre in Adelaide

Vodafone opens their first retail focused Small Business centre in Adelaide

10:02 am on July 27, 2015 in Carriers

Vodafone has today announced that their newest store, a mobile-centric business centre has opened in Adelaide. After a few shaky years Vodafone is very much still in a rebuilding phase, but with their network very much on the way to being top shelf, they’ve turned their focus to rebuilding their relationships with the Small Business sector in Australia. Last week,[Read More…]

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

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

10:30 am on July 24, 2015 in Carriers

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…]

Optus adds HD Voice to their 3G network.

Optus adds HD Voice to their 3G network.

8:00 am on July 21, 2015 in Carriers
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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…]

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

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

10:51 am on July 15, 2015 in Carriers

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…]