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NBN - National Broadband Network

The National Broadband Network is how most Australians will connect to the Internet going forward.

To help you on your journey to connecting to the NBN and making the most out of your connection, we’ve got exclusive content on the best plans, best alternatives, connection guides and more.

Signed up to the NBN with Aussie Broadband? Now it’s time to get connected

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If you've been following our series on connecting to Australia's National Broadband Network, we've been walking people through the different types of connection technology used by the NBN, choosing an NBN plan, and how to order an NBN plan. It's...

ACCC announces that TPG delivers fastest NBN speeds in its 6th NBN speed report

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The ACCC has yesterday crowned the best NBN provider in its sixth report on real-world NBN speeds, with TPG once again taking out the crown this time round. The sixth report on real-world NBN speeds from the ACCC found that...

NBN Co reveals plans to make the NBN slower, restricting 100/40 Mbps plans to...

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Earlier today, it was revealed that the company building Australia's National Broadband Network is exploring making the fastest consumer NBN plan a business-only offering, and developing a new plan for residential customers. Dubbed as a "repositioning", the new plan would...

Telstra joins the push for fixing NBN Co wholesale pricing

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Opinions on the NBN vary across the spectrum, but one thing most will probably concede is that the service offering is far from perfect. There's been a growing chorus from NBN retailers calling for a review of the wholesale...

Australia’s NBN now reaches 10 million homes .. mostly with last century technology

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This week the government-owned NBNCo announced that Australia's National Broadband Network had passed 10 million homes, with those properties now able to connect to the national network. With just one year until the network build is scheduled to be...

Think your NBN is quick? NBN Co has connections approaching 1Gbps in field tests

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The original promise of the NBN - before the subsequent Liberal government screwed it - was near universal Fibre to the Premises which would - with upgrades - have enabled gigabit connections to most Australian homes in the very...

Google’s redesigned the News tab in search results, rolling out soon

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Google's been going through a bit of a visual refresh cycle of late, working out how to present better information rather than more. Your News search results are the latest to benefit. Curiously announced by way of an animated GIF...

Could a quick snip make your NBN faster? How to make sure your home...

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Let's face it - the NBN is a mixed bag at best. If you're lucky enough to have Fibre to the Premises (FTTP), you're probably enjoying super fast internet, assuming you can get a data point to where the...

Dodo faces an ACCC penalty for false advertising

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Some of Dodo's NBN plans from November 2015 through March 2018 were advertised as "Perfect for Streaming". However, to tech-savvy customers, the 12 megabit download speed and 10GB data cap on those plans would suggest otherwise - and the...

Huawei slams Australia’s mismanagement of the NBN project, leaving Australia with a “catastrophe” of...

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Huawei Technologies Australia's chief technology officer David Soldani has given his scathing assessment of the National Broadband Network, and the Australian Government's management of the shambolic technology project. Mr Soldani labelled the network (and the $51 billion dollars spent on...

Beware of NBN scams, with $500,000 taken from unsuspecting victims

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A lack of understanding about Australia's National Broadband Network is leading to an influx of scammers, taking unsuspecting consumers for a ride to the tune of half a million dollars this year so far. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission...

Aussie Broadband shows us how to sign up to an NBN plan in just...

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If you've finally had the NBN connected to your place - or if you're interested in changing plans - the good news is the hardest part is behind you. Waiting for the NBN to come to your area, and...
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Signing up to an NBN plan: What do all the numbers and inclusions mean?

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If you've been following our NBN journey, we've been through the different NBN connection types and what they mean for you as a customer. Unfortunately, you don't get much choice in what technology is used to connect your household...

Asus AX6100 AiMesh system brings expandability and high speed connection to your home

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We've seen some great mesh Wi-Fi systems over the last couple of years from the Dlink Covr, Linksys Velop and Netgear Orbi systems. Asus have upped the ante with their latest entry the AX6100 which is a pair of...

Officeworks has launched its own MVNO and NBN Network with Accord Connect

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Officeworks has launched its own MVNO, called Accord Mobile with Officeworks, and is offering some pretty great prepaid mobile and data plans. Accord Mobile with Officeworks - which has now begun rolling out through your local Officeworks store and online...

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