Telstra cops fine for poor service

Telstra has been fined $510,000 for failing to meet new urban connection targets.

Mobile Phones

Telcos on notice

New rules to clear up comparison misinformation for consumers.


Is your computer infected?

According to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), approximately 10,000 Australian internet users’ computers are currently infected with a type of malware called a DNSChanger. If you don't remove it by 9 July 2012, you won't be able to connect to the internet. Drew explains how to check if you are infected.


How to stop telemarketers

The Do Not Call Register is run by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA). If you put your phone or fax number on the register telemarketers and fax marketers are required by law to stop contacting you.


Hamming it up

In sheds and garages around Australia, a group of electronic enthusiasts continue to work 24/7 on their favoured pastime – amateur radio. Jeff Patchell explains.