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Does Australia need a proper nbn?

Here we go again with more useless debates about whether the country needs a first-class national broadband network or a second-rate one; and again there are discussions around what other flavours of the multi-mix technology can we now add to … Continue reading

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We urgently need a new internet

Let’s be honest about it. Nobody – including those very clever people that were present at its birth – had the slightest idea what impact the internet would have in only a few decades after its invention. The internet has … Continue reading

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France enacts ‘right to disconnect’ legislation

France has a reputation for generously long vacations (holidays) and relatively short working weeks. But things have been changing over the last decade or so. Technology has made it increasingly difficult for staff to leave their jobs behind once they … Continue reading

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Global telecoms at a glance for 2017

The global telecommunications market continues its transformation into the industry underpinning the digital, sharing and interconnected economy. This transformation is mainly driven by the ongoing innovations and technological developments that are taking place. More often than not the industry itself … Continue reading

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Attack on Internet Australia is totally misdirected

While I was overseas in Italy I followed the attack on the Internet Australia (IA) regarding their strong position on ensuring that Australia will eventually get an FttH network. The attack even became rather personal, with the CEO being accused … Continue reading

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