Australians may have been struggling to pay their bills, or get through to their mobile phone provider over the last year but new data from competition regulator the ACCC shows that the nations top 3 telcos have not wasted a good crisis, increasing the cost of mobile phone plans by as much as 50%. Since… Read more »
Accurassi is the brainchild of Ross Sharman, who founded it with the goal of taking the hassle out of comparing essential service providers. As he puts it, the current experience of comparing different providers for everything from energy to insurance – and much more in between – can be difficult and confusing for customers. “Accurassi… Read more »
Telstra is set to recruit 1,500 new staff in tech roles, to be sourced “where the best talent is available, both within and outside of Australia,” the company’s CEO Andy Penn announced yesterday.
Telco startup OVO Mobile raises $5 million from Southern Cross Austereo to build out digital sports broadcasting offering
Media group Southern Cross Austereo, whose properties include the Hit and Triple M radio networks and the Southern Cross television stations across regional Australia, has invested $5 million in telco startup OVO Mobile.
Unlockd has announced the close of a AU$30.7 million Series B and a new partnership to help accelerate the business’s growth into Asia.
Telstra announced at the continuation of its partnership with Ericsson, with the two companies working to launch a Cat-M1 IoT network throughout Australia.
The federal government has announced this week a $22 million fund that will support the development of telecommunications infrastructure in regional WA.
Telstra has announced a new brand campaign as part of its evolution from a telecommunications company and into a technology driven one. The rebrand will reflect Telstra’s vision of a connected world and highlight its support and development of the startup ecosystem.
Telco startup OMG Mobile is a mobile virtual network operator looking to capture the youth market through experiences
Set to launch this week, OMG Mobile is a new mobile virtual network operator describing itself as a tech startup, aiming to capture Australia’s youth market by offering them access to fun experiences they are actually interested in.
Australian AdTech startup Unlockd has closed a $15 million Series A round from global business icons ahead of launch into the UK.
AdsMetric wants to help develop the local direct carrier billing market through its analytics platform
The death of the ATM has been widely predicted over the last few years as consumers grow increasingly accustomed to paying for products and services online, through apps, and paywave technology. Another payment system growing in popularity slowly but steadily is direct carrier billing (DCB).
Australian AdTech startup Unlockd has today announced its signing of a deal with US telecommunications provider Boost Mobile, which will see its platform made available to nine million customers through the telco’s new Boost Dealz app. The partnership will allow Boost customers to take $5 off their monthly phone bill in exchange for viewing targeted… Read more »
Straight2Voicemail is a Sydney startup that has come up with a mass voicemail solution for companies and businesses to connect with their audience that is cheap, effective and non invasive. The product allows an individual to record mass private messages without even ringing a person’s phone.
The SIM card may soon become a thing of the past, with Apple and Samsung reportedly in talks to introduce electronic SIMs to their handsets, allowing consumers to change carriers without changing a physical card.
Those of us afflicted with first-world problems know exactly how frustrating it is when our phone battery goes flat or we’ve forgotten our earphones at home. But Queensland startup MobileCentral24/7 has developed a simple, yet ground-breaking solution!