Unlimited Broadband: Is It All It’s Cracked Up to Be?

September 4th, 2016. AussieBB

For years now there have been questions about the value of ‘unlimited broadband’ services. The situation wasn’t helped by ISPs that often had their own definitions of ‘unlimited’, leaving many consumers confused and asking “what does unlimited broadband mean” in the first place. Thankfully, the situat

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The Internet of Things – What it is and Why You Should Get Excited About it

August 28th, 2016. AussieBB

The Internet of Things (IoT) is one of those concepts that you may have heard a lot about, although it can be difficult to pin down what exactly this broad term refers to. The concept behind the IoT has been under discussion by tech companies for decades, but only has truly gained momentum in recent years with the

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Watch Netflix Offline – A Not Too Distant Reality, and Why the Company Has Succumbed to the Change

August 25th, 2016. John R

Netflix has always been known as a video streaming service, so rumours that the entertainment giant is not only considering but testing a video download option for it's subscribers may come as a surprise. The company has in the past played down any possibility of an offline viewing feature. However, recent reports

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High Altitude Internet Balloons – What Are They and Could They Be Implemented in Australia?

August 8th, 2016. AussieBB

It can be difficult to imagine, but as much as 60 per cent or 4.3 billion of the world’s population lives without Internet access. In Australia alone there are four million people who live in households without an Internet connection. While the barrier to access can be the cost for some people, for others - espec

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Want Faster Internet for Your Rural Home? An NBN Connection Could be the Answer

July 26th, 2016. John R

Whether you’re working from home, video calling relatives who live some distance away or browsing the latest viral posts, a reliable Internet connection is not something anyone wants to take for granted. As the National Broadband Network is rolled out across the country, many people in the rural parts of Austr

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