World Wrestling Entertainment’s US stocks are up 2.8% after the organisation renewed its partnership with Foxtel for Australian broadcast rights. FOX8 will continue to show the Raw program live (10 a.m. Tuesdays) and SmackDown live (10 a.m. Wednesdays), and will now re-air Raw and SmackDown READ MORE
Today we have announced fundamental changes to Telstra’s organisational structure and operating model. Part of our T22 strategy, these are about building a company agile and nimble enough to respond quickly to rapidly changing market dynamics and opportunities. To do that we need to change READ MORE
Telstra, Ericsson and Intel have claimed the successful completion of the first end-to-end 5G non-standalone (NSA) 3GPP data call on a commercial mobile network at the telco’s 5G Innovation Centre on the Gold Coast in Queensland. Telstra flagged the call as the first of its READ MORE
Telstra has turned on LTE-Broadcast (LTE-B) technology nationally in its mobile network, with customers using Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S9 devices now being offered HD streaming using the AFL Live Official app. Outgoing Telstra Group MD of Networks Mike Wright said the move, which READ MORE
Mobile coverage has reached what Telstra classed as arguably Australia’s most remote mobile black spot, with Telstra activating its 450th mobile base station under the Federal Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program a Erub (Darnley) Island in the Torres Strait. The island is about 180 kilometres from the tip READ MORE
Telstra is leading the pack for 4G upload speeds in Australia, according to OpenSignal’s latest data – averaging 10.6 Mbps, followed by Vodafone with 7.8 Mbps and Optus on 6.8 Mbps. “Telstra’s victory is impressive since Vodafone dominated our download speed awards in our latest READ MORE
Telstra is set to provide mobile coverage inside the Geelong rail tunnel, as part of the Victorian government’s A$18 million Regional Rail Connectivity Project. The project is designed to deliver mobile coverage to Victoria’s five busiest rail lines – Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour. Telstra, READ MORE
Telstra has won a five-year contract with Football Federation Australia, with the telco securing the live mobile rights for football until 2023.
Telstra, Intel and Ericsson have demonstrated how professional gaming is set to benefit from 5G, showcasing the technology’s ultra-low latency – a feature, the firms said, professional and amateur gamers alike can expect in the future.
Telstra has expanded its ‘Always On’ network service to provide more bandwidth choices and lower latency on the Hong Kong to Singapore and Japan to Hong Kongsubsea cable routes.