Category Archive: Internet

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Sep 22 2017

Southern Phone Company, Australia

Southern Phone Company

Southern Phone Company is one of the largest and most successful providers of fixed line, mobile and Internet communications services in regional Australia.
It was formed in 2002 after receiving $4.77 million in funding from the Australian Government’s Networking the Nation scheme, and has since returned over $14.8 million in dividends and grants for the benefit of regional communities.

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Jun 02 2017

Belong Internet in Australia

Latest Australian Internet Plans from Belong
NBN and ADSL month to month plans and 12 month contract

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Apr 13 2017

Mobile Phone Tower Locations in Australia

Where is the nearest Mobile Phone Tower ?

When choosing a location to live in, it can be handy to know where the nearest Mobile Phone Tower is, and which Providers it services.

Some towers cover Optus, Telstra and Vodafone, others just one of them.

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Apr 12 2017

Data Only SIM – 50 GB data for $60

50 GB data + unlimited OVO Time for data-free streaming

A Prepaid ‘data only’ SIM for your tablet or WiFi hotspot giving 50 Gb data for $59.95 per month.

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Apr 12 2017

NBN at your Property

Is the NBN Available at Your Home

The extensive upgrade of Australia’s existing landline, phone and internet network to the NBN system is said to change the way we live, work and play for decades to come.

You can see if your property is NBN ready now by checking your address at:

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Apr 07 2017

Questions to Ask Before Moving to the NBN

Questions to ask BEFORE you move your home phone to the NBN A report at the Sydney Morning Herald has highlighted some points about the NBN that may make people want to ask a few questions before switching to check that the NBN is actually what they want. Switching to the NBN means your home …

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Oct 28 2012

Internet Plans – Dodo

I have now been with Dodo ADSL Internet for 3 months, and I seem happy with the service so far. The price is good, especially when bundled with the home line, and the ADSL speed is reasonable in my area. I pay for a 24Mb/s service and my speedtest today (28 Oct 2012) showed a …

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May 18 2011

Australian Internet Broadband speeds

Australian Internet Broadband speeds June 2010 22.57% BroadBand under 1.5Mbs 77.43% BroadBand 1.5Mbs and above 36.9% of all Broadband is 8Mbs or higher June 2009 34.80% BroadBand under 1.5Mbs 65.20% BroadBand 1.5Mbs and above 30.60% of all Broadband is 8Mbs or higher December 2008 39.6% BroadBand under 1.5Mbs 60.4% BroadBand 1.5Mbs and above 30.3% of …

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May 18 2011

Australia to roll out the world’s fastest wireless broadband network

Australia to roll out the world’s fastest wireless broadband network This information refers to “wireless” broadband network Telstra Corporation will roll out what it says is the world’s fastest wireless broadband network, over the next two months. Telstra will be increasing the maximum speed of its Next G mobile network to 21 megabits per second. …

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May 18 2011

Australian Internet User Statistics

Australian Internet User Statistics June 2010 There were 9.5 million subscribers to the Internet in Australia, in June 2010. 7.686 million being household subscribers and 1.629 million being Business and Government. There were 803 thousand Dial Up subscribers in June 2010, down from 2.75 million in Sept 2006. 8.77 million subscribers now use connections other …

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May 14 2010

The Australian Internet Filter

Senator Conroy is the first name I think of when the Australian Internet Filter is mentioned. I watched him on television this morning, and when he mentioned that some people call this the “Conroy Filter” I thought I would look into it a bit more. Not being affected by this I haven’t really thought too …

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Oct 24 2009

Internet Comparison

Internet Hosts An Internet host is a computer connected directly to the Internet. Australia 11.134 million (2008) United Kingdom 8.269 million (2008) Source: www.cia.gov/…/the-world-factbook Internet Users An Internet user is someone that accesses the Internet at least once in the year. Australia 11.240 million (2008) United Kingdom 40.200 million (2008) Source: www.cia.gov/…/the-world-factbook Internet Speed: These …

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