NBN

  • NBN Co launch STEM program for 2019

    NBN Co have launched its annual STEM program, this year focusing on helping young Australian students develop a combination of STEM and entrepreneurial skills through its nbn ‘STEMpreneur’ initiative. The nbn STEMpreneur initiative has been designed to help young Australian students prepare for this new world of work. From...
  • Telstra employees to walk off the job tomorrow, will impact NBN connections

    Australia’s largest telco, Telstra will see its employees walk off the job tomorrow (Tuesday, March 12). The strike action is a result of disputes between the company, employees and union. regarding fair pay and conditions. The Communications, Electrical and Plumbing Union (CEPU) had originally planned to undertake minor forms...
  • 3/4 homes and businesses now able to connect to the NBN, just 57% have

    The NBN reached another milestone yesterday, with the network now available to three out of four Australian homes and businesses. The project is due for completion next year, so this milestone is important to reach in early 2019, if the 100% is to be achieved in 2020. nbn confirmed...
  • MD of Aussie Broadband does Reddit AMA. Answers questions on NBN and 5G

    This afternoon, the Managing Director of Australia’s 5th largest NBN retail service provider (Aussie Broadband), Phil Britt jumped on Reddit for an AMA. The AMA has attracted 3,600 votes and received a very healthy 828 comments. While not all were answered, Britt did a good job at getting to...
  • NBN passes half a million businesses, reduces prices

    NBN Co have announced that half a million Australian businesses are now connected to the nbn network. While most of us think about NBN in the framework of our home homes, business adoption is equally important. Today NBN Co are reducing the price of bundles over the fixed line nbn access network to...
  • NBN connects 4.4M, another 2.9M can, but haven’t

    Today NBN released an update to their project progress and the project is get built, improving Australia’s connectivity and speeds. NBN Co made an impressive $620 million in revenue (not profit) in the first 3 months of this year. This represents a 53% increase compared to September 30th last...
  • Sydney development will give residents up to 10GB/s in the future

    The Internet is awesome and the faster that internet is, the more you can take advantage of the entertainment, education and information opportunities. In the case of the NBN it made some improvements to Australia’s broadband speeds, but the decision to move to a mixture of technologies means it...
  • Telstra 2022 plan reveals data to be unlimited, like SMS, MMS

    Today, Telstra announced their big plan to restructure the company in preparation for the future. The telco space is rapidly changing beast and if you don’t change to accommodate changing technology and the requirements of users, you’ll quickly find yourself out in the cold. Gone are the days where SMS...
  • How much data do you use on FTTP NBN ? I used 420GB in 12 days.

     When I first connected my new home to the NBN of FTTP, I selected MyRepublic. Long story short, speeds dropped to less than 10Mbps despite paying for 100Mbps. After tiring of being told the issue was on my end, I changed providers to Aussie Broadband. The signup process at...