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Buying A New Smartphone? Here's What You Need To Know

It’s flagship phone season, which means that many of you will be hitting your the market to see if you can pick up some new smartphone shiny! Here’s everything you need to know before you buy.


Vodafone's New Shared Plans Let You Use Voice, Text, Data Between Devices

Next month, Vodafone will let new and existing Red plan customers share calls, text messages, international calls and the company’s $5 international roaming between up to 10 different devices.


Vodafone Is Partnering With Stan To Bundle Video Streaming With Your Smartphone

Your Vodafone smartphone plan can already be bundled with music streaming from Spotify, but there’s another media soon to be available on your telco bill. Although they won’t say what the actual deal entails, Voda is partnering with video streaming service Stan.


Vodafone Will Revive Shared Plans 'Soon'

One of the most popular offers from long-departed MVNO Crazy John’s was its offering of shared plans, where data and calling allowances were split between a couple or across a family. Vodafone (which bought out and killed off Crazy John’s) has now said it plans to reintroduce shared plans “soon”.


Huawei Wi-Fi Cube 4G: Australian Review

If you can’t get ADSL or cable or NBN internet at home, or if you don’t need that much data per month over the ‘net, and you live relatively close to a city or metropolitan area, a 4G mobile broadband device might suit your needs very well. These usually come in the form of a Wi-Fi hotspot, portable and battery-powered, but this Huawei Wi-Fi Cube is designed to live in your home and connect everything in it wirelessly to the internet through Vodafone 4G.


This Is The Year Of Super-Fast Mobile Broadband In Australia

2015 is going to be a pretty big year if, like most of us, you use a smartphone or tablet every day. Everything is going to get a whole lot faster, and you’ll be able to use 4G in more places around the country. Here’s what Australia’s top three telcos have to show off in the next 12 months.


The Slow Death Of The USB Mobile Broadband Dongle

Roy Morgan’s recent report on the popularity of mobile broadband in Australia has a few interesting findings. While just as many people continue to use Wi-Fi hotspots like Vodafone’s Pocket WiFi 4G, the use of USB dongles is dying out rapidly across Australia.


Huawei Ascend Mate7: Australian Hands-On

China does smartphones well; we know that much is the case from our quick peeks into the world of Xiaomi and Oppo. There’s another big player that has been around in Australia for longer, though, and it has a brand new flagship phablet. Huawei’s Mate7 packs in a giant 6-inch display, but it does that in a body smaller than the iPhone 6 Plus. It’s just as powerful and as up-to-date as the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, too.