Latest Communications in Australia Stories

2012-02-18 08:00:00

More than 23,500 households and businesses throughout the Darwin suburbs now have access to fast Internet speeds and a more competitive broadband market, after iiNet switched on its new high-speed

2011-08-15 09:14:00

LONDON, August 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Research Now has conducted a poll among 2,000 Australian respondents aged 18 and over to find out what is the preferred internet service provider in the country.

2011-05-13 11:45:00

SAN FRANCISCO and MELBOURNE, Australia, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the University of Melbourne's Institute for a Broadband-Enabled Society (IBES), Australia's leading broadband research institute and test-bed, announced a partnership with Google, Inc.

2010-10-05 08:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif. and SYDNEY, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- deCarta today announced that Optus, an Australian leader in integrated communications and member of the SingTel Group, has chosen deCarta's Traffic Manager technology to power the advanced traffic functionality in the Optus TrafficView service.

2010-04-22 12:05:00

DUEBENDORF-ZURICH, Switzerland, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Myriad Group AG (SIX: MYRN), a global leader in mobile technology with software in over 2 billion phones, today announced that Australian mobile network operator, Optus, has signed a commercial agreement to offer its eight million customers social networking services, powered by Myriad.

2009-07-06 07:00:00

LONDON, July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ITIS Holdings plc (ITIS) is pleased to announce, together with their local licencee Traffic Intelligence and cellular operator SingTel Optus Pty Limited (Optus), the commercial launch of the first nationwide traffic information system in Australia to use Cellular Floating Vehicle Data (CFVD).

2009-06-08 11:29:00

DALLAS, June 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Institute for Policy Innovation (IPI) strongly urges the Federal Communications Commission to create broadband enterprise zones for unserved areas as part of a national broadband plan to ensure as many Americans as possible gain broadband access in the future.

2009-04-07 11:14:18

Australia on Tuesday announced it would build a $31 billion dollar broadband network itself rather than contract the deal.

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