Telstra

  • Telstra’s 4G announcement video

    News hit on Monday that Telstra would be rolling out Australia’s first LTE / 4G network by the end of 2011. If you didn’t happen to be there for the announcement, you can now watch CEO David Thodey’s announcement on YouTube. Some important details of the announcement if you...
  • Telstra revamp consumer data caps, massive increases

    Today Telstra continued its march into competitiveness with a revamp of its mobile data caps. These changes only affect consumer plans, but are available to new and existing customers. Some deals seen the download cap increase by 500%, making for a very competitive offering. No longer are Telstra going...
  • Windows Phone 7 launch a messy fragmented nightmare

    Those paying attention to the mobile space would know that Windows Phone 7 launched (kind of) in Australia last Thursday. To say the launch was fragmented would be a massive understatement. To begin the ‘Australian launch’ was really a Telstra launch, as only WP7 devices being sold through Telstra...
  • A new Telstra is upon us. Shocking hey.

    Image credit: The Australian Moving house recently meant I had to choose a new ISP. After researching the best deals available in my area (West Wodonga), it turned out the best plan was.. Bigpond. Like many enthusiasts, I would recommend pretty much any other ISP before Bigpond, due to...
  • Hands-on Telstra One app for WP7 (updated w/interview)

    This afternoon I sat down with David Powell from Telstra and Tony Wilkinson from Microsoft to discuss the Telstra One app announced in yesterday’s Tech.Ed 2010 keynote. We covered a number of topics including how the app got developed, what’s included in version 1.0 and what in store for...
  • Australian iPad data plans compared: which should you choose ?

    The battle is certainly on for iPad customers. Vodafone and 3 have announced their data plans today, while Optus and Telstra revealed theirs weeks ago. So with so many options, which should you choose ? It’s important to remember Apple’s iPad is not 900MHz compatible, which means that in...