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Aust NGN will cost €26.1b

Telstra’s involvement in Australia’s next generation broadband network project will shave A$7 billion (€5.1 billion) from construction costs, a business plan released today revea

Workforce gets crowdsourced

The “cloud” can do many things, depending on who you ask.

Australian competitor carriers rail against NBN Co.'s pricing structure

NBN Co.'s plan to charge the same for fiber-based broadband services in both rural and urban areas may help to ensure consistent pricing for end-users, but alternative providers AAPT and Optus aren't

Telstra thinks NBN network sale is worth $16 billion

Telstra may have agreed to sell its network infrastructure to the Australian government's National Broadband Network Company (NBN Co.), but it thinks it should be paid at least AUD16 billion ($15.73

THE WRAP: Taxing times for Vodafone, Apple displaces Sony Ericsson

This week Vodafone faced tax problems on two continents, while SK Telecom put Google and Apple in its crosshairs.   The Indian government sent Vodafone a $2.5 billion (

News In Brief: ZTE, Intel, Google, Zynga, Sony

ZTE will purchase $3b worth of chips over th

Telstra buys more 3G spectrum

Australia's biggest operator, Telstra, has bought spectrum for 1400 new sites in rural and remote areas of the country.   The incumbent has

THE WRAP: Apple, RIM bosses clash; Nokia turns a profit

This week Apple’s profit soared again, but Steve Jobs stole the headlines.   Announcing an iPhone 4-fueled rise in Apple profit,

Telstra, Vodafone end 3G joint venture

Australian operators Telstra and Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) will terminate their network sharing joint venture in 2012.   The operators will split assets from t

Telstra picks Widevine to deliver live Internet TV in Oz

Seattle-based digital entertainment services provider Widevine is teaming up with Australian telco Telstra to deliver linear broadcast television channels over the Internet. Telstra's BigPond TV