Phones

telecommunication australiaMobile phones have become an integral part of many Australians life. Although seniors have long been ignored with this technology, things are now changing. Mobile phones are being created specifically to target senior users. Mobile phones can give you a link to anyone no matter where you are.

Landline users now a minority

Australians with a home phone connected are in the minority

Landline users now a minority

Looking at long-term trends for the technologies Australians use.

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Clever ways to use Google Maps when you are travelling

How to use Google Maps on tour

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Dangers of using a phone in flight

Using smartphones on hundreds of planes is dangerous

Dangers of using a phone in flight

Even flight mode could pose a flight danger, says aeronautics professor.

Best value smartphone for $500

Best value smartphone for $500

Best value smartphone for $500

Tom wants to know which smartphone around $500 is the best value.

Never forget your parking location

How to use Google Maps to save your parking location

Never forget your parking location

The latest update to Google Maps allows you to save your parking location.

Mobile Phones

New measures to fight mobile fraud

ACMA is stepping up its fight against mobile number fraud.

Fighting fraud

Beware of ‘juice jacking’

Cybercriminals are on the prowl to infect your mobile devices.

Juice jacking

Aussies spending less time talking

Average real prices for mobile phone services dropped by 6.6 per cent during the past year.

Talk is cheap

Smartphones

‘Nano-thin’ touchscreens coming

Nano-thin flexible touchscreens could be printed like newspaper.

Tech breakthrough

Beware of ‘juice jacking’

Cybercriminals are on the prowl to infect your mobile devices.

Juice jacking

Best camera add-ons for your phone

Using your smartphone as your primary camera is becoming more practical and common than ever.

The perfect pic

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