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All You Need To Know About Circles.Life

Circles.Life Australia. Source. Circles.Life plans overseas expansion over five Asia Pacific nations, including Australia Circles.Life is a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) based in Singapore. The company was founded in May 2016. It uses a Cloud-based business model to automate systems and cut operational costs by 95%. The company’s cloud system is referred to as Continue reading…

How Fast Do Smartphones Lose Their Value?

Two people holding smartphones. Source Your smartphone could lose value faster than you think For many people, their smartphone is among their most expensive and valuable possessions. However, it can take a surprisingly short amount of time before that phone is worth a lot less than you paid. Technology is constantly being updated, new Continue reading…

Want to Watch the EPL? Now You Have to Pay Optus

Optus Sports will be your exclusive EPL live broadcaster. Source. Football fans take a hit as SBS fails to secure new EPL deal Football fans will no longer be able to catch the English Premier League (EPL) free of charge. The Special Broadcasting Service (SBS), which had free-to-air rights to EPL Saturday night broadcasts Continue reading…

Optus Announces 5G Smartphone

The Galaxy Note 10+ 5G is Optus’ first 5G smartphone. Source. The Galaxy Note 10+ 5G will be Optus’ first 5G smartphone Optus have announced they will carry the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 series. This is important news as far as the telco’s 5G moves are concerned — Optus opted out of the entry Continue reading…

Telstra Leasing Plans

Telstra scraps mobile leasing plans Throughout the year, Telstra have announced several changes to their services. The telco revamped its Prepaid Max plans earlier in the year, and recently refreshed its postpaid plans. Telstra even replaced its Thanks rewards program with a new Telstra Plus scheme. These structural revisions have been a long time coming, all stemming Continue reading…