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NBN Co apologises for one of its contractors removing asbestos safely .. but without proper warning

ABC News has reported this week that NBN Co is apologising to a Perth family for one of its contractors removing asbestos from a communications pit without giving the family proper warning or information about what was to happen. Whoops. What happened? According to the ABC, the male resident was …

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Spotify free accounts can now be used on Amazon Echo speakers

Following closely behind Sonos offering use of free Spotify accounts, Amazon Echo speakers now share the same functionality. This is a big shot in the arm for current Echo speaker users as well as those considering investing in the platform. The Spotify blog gives some further insight into the expanding …

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite passes through the FCC sporting 6.7 inch display

If it seems like a long time since Samsung released their Galaxy S10 series it’s because it is. That hasn’t stopped them from cashing on the Galaxy S10 success with the development of a mid-range Galaxy S10, the S10 Lite. Although we already have a lower specced Galaxy S10e, Samsung …

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Up to 180,000 Telstra NBN customers could be eligible for refunds

Back in 2017, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) took Telstra to court for promising customers speeds that it – and the customers’ NBN connections – could not possibly deliver. One of the outcomes of that court case was that Telstra would proactively check its NBN customers’ maximum internet …

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Made for Creators: ACER ConceptD Desktops, Notebooks and Monitors Available in Australia

Ausdroid readers are familiar with Acer’s range of Chromebooks but perhaps not as much with their Windows powered computer range. Acer just announced that Australian creators including graphic designers, engineers, filmmakers, architects, developers and beyond will be able to purchase ConceptD desktops, notebooks, and monitors within weeks. The ConceptD range …

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