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Test My Internet Speed – On Mobile Phones

Learn to check your cellular data speed and find out what constitutes good mobile internet speed According to internet performance analysis firm Ookla, Australia is the fifth-ranked nation when it comes to providing the fastest mobile internet speed. Australia provides the fifth fastest mobile internet in the world. Source Telstra, a leading telecommunication and network Continue reading…

Why the New Yomojo Plan Could Change the Way We Connect

A lot of data for not a lot of money, a data allocation that would suit most households and possibly Australia’s first genuine NBN alternative. Little Yomojo are making big leaps. Australia has spent billions of dollars (and a lot of heartache) on the NBN rollout. Before the plan was finalised, many industry experts Continue reading…

FACT: Millennials prefers texting to calls

Phone calls could be a thing of the past if millennials continue to prefer text over calls. Without most of us really noticing it, phone calls have been slowly fading away. The younger generations prefer not to have traditional conversations over the phone, and they gravitate instead towards texting. Many millennials prefer connecting with Continue reading…

We’ve reached ‘Peak Smartphone’

With the advancement in technology, most people rely heavily on their smartphone. With almost every person owing a smartphone, the market for the technology is nearing saturation. After estimating the year-on-year sales, the worldwide sale of smartphones fell 8% in Q3 this year. According to Strategy Analytics, the handset segment is “effectively in a Continue reading…

Fixed Mobile Broadband Might Be The Solution For Vodafone’s Problems

Ban on Huawei and ACCC’s delayed decision on the Vodafone-TPG merger creating problems for Vodafone Vodafone, Australia’s third largest mobile operator and TPG (Total Peripherals Group) Telecom, a fixed-line broadband provider, announced a merger in August last year. This $15 billion merger took place to build the country’s third major 5G network and set Continue reading…