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Here Are Telstra's Plans For The Google Pixel

On October 20, Google’s latest and greatest smartphones — the 5-inch Pixel and 5.5-inch Pixel XL — will launch in Australia. You can buy them outright from JB Hi-Fi or directly from Google, but they’re pretty pricey, so buying on a plan is a smart idea. Telstra is the exclusive carrier partner for the Pixel in Australia, and you’ll be able to get one for a starting price of $85 per month.

ACCC Will Keep Regulating ADSL Until The NBN Is (Probably) Finished

The ACCC’s tenure in regulating Australia’s ADSL connections runs out in February of next year. A while ago, that would have been a reasonable enough time frame for the NBN to be finished around Australia. But with all the political fuckery that the network has been dragged through in the past few years, Australia’s competition watchdog needs to extend its time taking care of ADSL and regulating the prices that you, the customer, are charged.

Telstra's Network Outages Means Execs And Senior Staff Won't Get A Bonus

Telstra’s rough few months at the start of this year may have turned some long-time customers off the company and onto competitors, but now Telstra senior staff and executives are feeling the pinch directly: a customer advocacy bonus for good performance worth millions has been withheld from the company’s top brass.

Telstra Just Tested A 5G Mobile Network 1000 Times Faster Than The NBN

Many Australians are now anticipating fast internet access at home when the NBN arrives in their neighbourhood. But what about mobile networks?

The next generation of mobile broadband is reportedly heading into incredible speeds, far faster than anything come down wires, with Telstra announcing today that it has tested “one of the world’s first” 5G radio test beds in Melbourne, in conjunction with Ericsson.

Telstra Delivered An iPhone 7 To A Pub In The Middle Of Nowhere

Barrow Creek is a long way from civilisation. It’s 300km from Alice Springs, and has a population of 4. But people all around Australia are receiving their iPhone 7 deliveries today, and Telstra made exactly that happen for the Barrow Creek Hotel’s publican, a bloke by the name of Les Pilton, who upgraded from an ancient Nokia flip-phone to an iPhone 7 Plus. He even got it in Matte Black — lucky guy.

Here's Every iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus Plan In Australia

Looking for an iPhone 7 plan? Well, look no further. This is our full list of plans from Australia’s major telcos for the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, in all storage sizes.

The iPhone 7 Plus Is Low In Stock Around Australia

If you want to buy a new iPhone, especially a big one, I hope you’re already standing in a line somewhere – because the iPhone 7 Plus is going to be extremely hard to come by today, and one model in particular.

This Is Telstra's iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus Plan Pricing

Second up with plan pricing for the brand new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is Telstra. Telstra will offer the iPhone 7 from as little as $85 per month on its Small plan with 1GB of data, $550 of calls and unlimited messages.

Telstra Almost Hits 1Gbps Download, 130 Mbps Upload Speeds

Up to 979 Mbps on the downlink and up to 129 Mbps on the uplink — that’s what confirms has been achieved in a User Datagram Protocol test (used for realtime applications, like voice and video over the internet) of Telstra’s live LTE network.

That’s an improvement of almost 200 MBps since February, and one step closer to Telstra’s 1Gbps goal.

ACCC Rules Put A Stop To Telstra's NBN Advantage

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is keeping a close eye on Telstra, amid concerns the telco’s involvement in building NBN infrastructure may give it an unfair advantage on the competition when it comes to signing customers up for connections.

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