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Telecommunications could be next for a royal commission as dodgy practices flourish  The Australian Financial Review

Australia's big telcos are misleading consumers and businesses at every turn and the ombudsman receives way more complaints than its peer for financial ...


Telecommunications ombudsman warns of new scams  Warrnambool Standard

Victims are reporting having their bank accounts drained by fraudsters and their email inboxes accessed in the latest scam involving theft of mobile numbers.


Bank accounts drained after mobile number thefts | My Business  My Business

Fraudsters have been using stolen mobile phone numbers to access — and drain — the bank accounts of unsuspecting victims, the Telecommunications ...


Scam losses hit $2.8 million as police, tax board impersonated  The Sydney Morning Herald

Australians have lost millions of dollars to a phone scam demanding the payment of tax debts and threatening prison time, with authorities including the Tax ...


The 80 Best Companies to Work For in Texas  Fortune

This year's best companies to work for in Texas represent a wide array of industries—from financial services to hospitality. Fortune research partner Great Place ...


The Still Expanding Market For GPU Compute  The Next Platform

At this point in the history of the IT business, it is a foregone conclusion that accelerated computing, perhaps in a more diverse manner than many of us.


Trolling the trolls: People are creatively wasting the time of ATO scam callers  ABC News

Since July, there have been 55000 reports of scam calls from the Australian Taxation Office. In that time, scammers have netted $1.8 million from around 430 ...


Telstra, Optus and Vodafone respond to 1300 number issue  Computerworld Australia

Telstra, Optus and Vodafone have responded to the Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) comments about making mobile calls to ...


Don't have a 1300 number? Here's how to get one  BIT

We compare 1300 plans that may help you increase sales – by making it easier for customers to call your business.


How to stop nuisance calls to your mobile phone  CHOICE

People are increasingly receiving nuisance calls and texts to their mobiles. But how do telemarketers and charities get your phone number? We look at the Do ...


Phone scam: Growing number of mobile phones hijacked in ‘port-out’ fraud  NEWS.com.au

MOBILE phone numbers are being hijacked at an alarming rate with unsuspecting victims losing thousands of dollars from bank accounts in a simple scam.


This is how scammers are robbing you just with your mobile number  Yahoo7 News

Fraudsters are draining Aussies' bank accounts and accessing their email inboxes – just by stealing their mobile number. The Telecommunications Industry ...


VIDEO: Telstra launches 3rd-gen Telstra TV with volume buttons, voice control and no lock-in broadband  iTWire

Next week, Telstra will launch its nicely improved new 3rd-gen Telstra TV streaming player and new Home Broadband plans with "no more lock-in contract...


Telco complaints on the rise but industry making progress: Ombudsman  SBS News

There has been a 6.2 per cent increase in complaints to the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman.


TPG caught in the ACCC firing line for misleading customers  ARNnet

The ACCC is seeking compensation for TPG Internet customers that have been caught up in its misleading conduct in relation to unfair prepayment consumer ...


Gone in 15 Minutes: Australia's Phone Number Theft Problem  BankInfoSecurity.com

In Australia, it can take as few as 15 minutes to steal someone's phone number, a type of attack known as SIM hijacking. Such attacks are rising, but mobile.


Technical Scoop Update: Feb-25, 2019  Gold Seek

“A statistician is someone who can draw a straight line from an unwarranted assumption to a foregone conclusion.” —Anonymous. “You know a country is falling ...


All-time highs more likely than recession despite unfavorable economic conditions  Born2Invest

An article spurred us to think more about today's economic conditions vs. the conditions that led to the 1929 collapse and the Great Depression and war.


UIDAI says asked nobody to add the helpline number to contacts  Livemint

UIDAI says the toll free number 1800-300-1947 in the contact list of Android phones is an 'outdated and invalid number'


TPG faces court action for allegedly misleading customers  ZDNet

TPG is in the consumer watchdog's crosshairs again, with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) kicking off legal proceedings in the ...


Flood waters recede, financial costs rise - The Experts  Switzer Financial News

Recent Queensland floods have been a catastrophic blow to an already struggling Australian agriculture industry, drought stricken in recent years. | Flood waters ...


Whatever you do, don't call this number back  The Sunshine Coast Daily

SUNSHINE Coast residents have been warned of a sophisticated Central African phone scam which could cost them dearly when they call back.


Aussie telco Fonebox acquired for $30m - Telco  CRN Australia

Queensland-based Fonebox, an inbound telecommunications *service* provider, has sold to US technology company J2 Global for $30 million.


How Jordan Grives sold the company he founded when he was 18 for $30 million  SmartCompany.com.au

Brisbane entrepreneur Jordan Grives says it hasn't quite hit home that he has sold the business he created less than 10 years ago. Grives today revealed he has ...


Telstra sells Phonewords business to founder and Aura Funds Management  The Australian Financial Review

Telstra is selling its stake in its Phonewords business to a consortium led by the company's founder Gavin Scholes and Aura Funds Management.


Telstra 'PhoneWords' founder buys Telstra's 85% stake, renames to 1300 Australia  iTWire

The founder of Telstra PhoneWords, Gavin Scholes, and investors led by Aura Funds Management, have acquired Telstra PhoneWords and promise to help wit.


Aussie IT warranty company closes after 14 years  ARNnet

National Warranty Services forced to stop trading after 18 months of hardship.


Telecoms in Australia  Lexology

A structured guide to telecoms laws and practice in Australia.


2 satellite plays - The Experts  Switzer Financial News

Two ASX-listed satellite plays are striving to reach for the stars, but to succeed they need to convince investors that a previous high-profile failure in the sector ...


California decides not to move forward with texting tax  ABC News

Feel free to send as many "LOLs," "WTFs" and "u up?" messages as you want, Californians. A planned vote on a texting surcharge, a tax for texts, will not go ...


Complete Analysis of Telecom Consulting Market 2019-2024, Is Booming According to New Report Worldwide Along with Top Key Players Accenture, Analysys Mason, Bell Labs (No  Digital Journal

This broad account on the Global Telecom Consulting Market has been anticipated to help participants prepare for the competition ready to take shape in future.


New Telstra payphones with advertising screens may face opposition from Adelaide council  ABC News

Telstra faces a potential clash with Adelaide City Council if it wants to display third-party advertising on upgraded payphones that have already sparked ...


Form 10-K Information Services For: Dec 31  StreetInsider.com

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your 2-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here.


Commercial Market Update - Brisbane Fringe Cityscope  CoreLogic Property News

The latest research from Brisbane Fringe Cityscope shows property sale numbers and figures have significantly increased in the past three months.


Dallas Invents: 147 Patents Granted for Week of Feb. 19  dallasinnovates.com

147 patents granted Ranked No. 11 in patent production out of 250 metros. NO. OF PATENTS BY CLASSIFICATION. TOP LOCAL ASSIGNEES (NO.


Huawei indictment on charges today: U.S. charges Chinese telecom giant Huawei with fraud, stealing trade secrets  CBS News

The Department of Justice (DOJ) unveiled criminal charges on Monday against Huawei Technologies Co. and its chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou, accusing ...


WiFi comes to the rescue as payphones face last calls  The Australian

The iconic Telstra payphone hasnt gone the way of the dodo just yet, but it seems only a matter of time before they die out as a push to replace the ...


Syrian Arab Republic: Humanitarian Situation in Dara'a, Qunaitra and As-Sweida Governorates Situation Report No. 6 (3 - 16 August 2018) [EN/AR] - Syrian Arab Republic  ReliefWeb

Arabic Situation Report on Syrian Arab Republic about Food and Nutrition, Health, Children, IDPs and more; published on 16 Aug 2018 by OCHA.


Clean TeQ mine to bring hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars to region  Parkes Champion-Post

A new mine located near Fifield is getting closer to development and it's expecting to bring a massive boost to Parkes and its neighbours in more ways than one.


GTO rideshare mission set to be SpaceX's 2nd launch of 2019  SpaceFlight Insider

SpaceX is preparing for its second mission of 2019—and the company's first rideshare flight to geostationary transfer orbit—with the launch of the Nusantara ...


Dubai News | News Centre  Dubai Media Office

AED292.4 million net profit in 2018. - AED576.9 million revenue in 2018. - 2,620 companies operate in Dubai Silicon Oasis, increase of 161 companies from ...


51 Female Inventors and Their Inventions That Changed the World and Impacted the History In a Revolutionary Way  Interesting Engineering

Here we pay tribute to some of the most courageous, innovative, and determined genius female inventors while we walk through their remarkable discoveries ...


Deluge of Attacks Prompts Telecom Firm to Overhaul Cyber Investigations Team  Wall Street Journal

Increasing malware attacks mean heightened demands on corporate cybersecurity investigators who must find the causes and quantify the aftermath, ...


How VoIP can make your small business seem bigger  BIT

We explain some of the clever ways you can put more advanced (but affordable) phone services to good use.


Gold Prices Hold Above $1300 On U.S. Rate Pause Hopes  Kitco News

Jan 28 (Reuters) - Gold slipped on Monday as a deal to reopen the U.S. government dented safe-haven demand, but prices hovered above the key $1,300-level ...


Rob Deutsch: The entrepreneur behind F45 | Dynamic Business – Small Business Advice – Forums  DynamicBusiness

The fitness empire, F45, that turned one studio in 2013 into more than 1300 in 36 countries, launched its newest franchise offering – F45X – which will include ...


Spark agrees to joint telco code to tackle scams  Stuff.co.nz

Spark is joining industry efforts to jointly prevent scamming cases.


T-Mobile reports cybersecurity incident  DW (English)

T-Mobile US has informed customers about a potential security breach. The telecoms company said it had discovered a *fresh* attack, but was able to quickly shut ...


Outrage at proposed NBN tower near school and pre-school: Durrumbul  Echonetdaily

A proposed 45m NBN tower within 500m of the local school, pre-school and residences has outraged the Main Arm community.


Healthscope boss Gordon Ballantyne digs in on Northern Beaches woes  The Australian Financial Review

Healthscope boss Gordon Ballantyne is on the defence following the departure of the Northern Beaches Hospital CEO after a litany of bad press about ...


CoreLogic Australia and Austbrokers Countrywide Partner up on Innovation  CoreLogic Property News

An innovation collaboration between Austbrokers Countrywide and CoreLogic Australia is delivering new levels of client *service*, with policyholders enjoying a ...


From dorm to dominance: Growing pains as Facebook turns 15  ABC News

Facebook, trudging through its awkward teenage years, is turning 15 on Monday. Launched in 2004 as "TheFacebook," the *service* was originally intended only ...


Stockland sells Melbourne housing estate The Grove to Frasers for more than $200m  The Australian Financial Review

Frasers Property Australia is poised to buy Stockland's The Grove Estate in Melbourne's west for more than $200 million in one of the biggest residential land ...


The Latest: Canada updates travel advisory to Canada  ABC News

The latest on a death sentence imposed by a Chinese court on a Canadian citizen (all times local):. 8:10 a.m.. Canada has updated its travel advisory for China ...


Vale Dean Stanley Overton ESM – dedicated to community  The Islander

Dean has given in excess of 50 years volunteer *service* to CFS, SES, and Citizen Military Forces over the years.


Rogers, Bell, Telus: no evidence of widespread sales practice problem  MobileSyrup

Roughly two weeks after Canada's Big Three carriers refuted claims of aggressive or misleading telecom sales practices in a Canadian Radio-television and ...


Troll sent boss seven bullying emails a day for six weeks  Daily Telegraph

A disgruntled employee used free online texting software that masked her identity so she could troll her boss so relentlessly she quit and framed a co-worker so ...


Volume 65 Number 20  UPENN Almanac

Duncan Watts. President Amy Gutmann and Provost Wendell Pritchett are pleased to announce the appointment of Duncan Watts as the University of ...


A Political Revolution for Labor  Jacobin magazine

Bernie Sanders's political revolution can't be limited to election campaigns — it must be brought into our workplaces and unions too. Hundreds of Verizon ...


Here are the biggest tech and mobile blunders of 2018  Android Authority

2018 had its fair share of embarrassing failures in the mobile and tech industries. Here are the biggest tech blunders of the past year.


Entrepreneur bringing inbound calls home | Dynamic Business – Small Business Advice – Forums  DynamicBusiness

At just 19 years of age, Jordan Grives found himself pitching his then brand new telecommunications *service* to C-suite executives at some of Australia's most.


North Macedonia: Bus crash death toll rises to 15  ABC News

Health authorities say the death toll from a bus crash in North Macedonia has risen to 15 after a man died early Saturday at a clinic in the capital, Skopje.


Historic APT10 Cyber Espionage Group Breached Systems in Over 12 Countries  BleepingComputer

A well-known hacking group linked with China's intelligence and security agency has been pilfering secrets for over a decade from organizations in at least 12 ...


Medibank Private expands home care, rewards to speed turnaround  The Australian Financial Review

Medibank Private is growing its at-home care *service* and preparing to launch rewards for healthy behaviour to strengthen its value offering and help stem the ...


Stockland selling $700m Melbourne housing estate The Grove  The Australian Financial Review

Development giant Stockland is quietly shopping around one of its best-selling Melbourne residential estates, as it comes under pressure to improve its balance ...


Holiday hot spots within a few hours' drive of six capital cities  The Australian Financial Review

Looking for a beach getaway not too far from home? We look at which coastal areas either offer the best value or continue to appreciate.


Letters: Big four pilloried, ACCC and NSW Ports, ALP tax changes  The Australian Financial Review

You report that the ACCC accuses the big four banks of "accommodative and synchronised pricing behaviour" that allows them to extract another $1200 to ...


US warns Hungary, other allies to shun business with Huawei  ABC News

The United States may be forced to scale back certain operations in Europe and elsewhere if countries continue to do business with the Chinese ...


German cyber agency denies increase in infrastructure hacks  DW (English)

Germany's cyberdefense agency has denied that it recorded a significant rise in the number of cyberattacks on critical infrastructure, according to public ...


Fact Check Friday: Hurricane hyperbole  ABC News

In this week's fact check we examine some of the outlandish statements the president made about last year's hurricane season. Welcome to Fact Check Friday.


It's official: Newspaper masthead readership is up 3.2% to over 16 million!  Roy Morgan Research

16.1 million or almost 80% of Australians 14+ now read or access newspapers in an average 7 day period via print or online (website or app) platforms, an ...


Chinese telecom executive accused of fraud over Iran sanctions  CTV News

A senior executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei is facing allegations of fraud by using a subsidiary to violate U.S. trade sanctions against Iran in a case that ...


Gold Is Looking For A Touchdown: Where Is The New Low?  Kitco News

Kitco News talks with some of the most influential gold market analysts, economists, investors and mining CEOS to get their take on the industry and financial ...


Why CBA dumped its bold plan to stop paying mortgage broker commissions  The Australian Financial Review

Matt Comyn had a plan to drive the biggest reforms to the home lending market in decades. But it never happened. The royal commission heard why on Monday.


Trump Leaves Options Open On Deal To Prevent Government Shutdown  Kitco News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump left his options open on Wednesday over whether to sign a funding deal that would avert another partial ...


Casino Giant, Melco, Places $630M Bet On Cyprus  Forbes

One of the giants in the world of leisure and entertainment, Melco International, has been granted the exclusive license for a casino resort in Cyprus.


Reinventure backs InDebted to disrupt debt collection sector  The Australian Financial Review

An investment by Westpac's venture capital funds suggests ASX-listed Credit Corp and Collection House will face pressure from a new platform with a *fresh* ...


Bad reputation: America’s Top 20 most-hated companies  USA TODAY

A company can live or die by its reputation. Year after year, the vast majority of familiar companies and brands maintain — or build — their bond with the ...


Europe’s ETSI (Ericsson, Huawei, Intel And Vodafone) To Explore Blockchain With Newly Formed Group  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Blockchain technology is one of the most useful and expansive technologies to be introduced to the world lately. As the industry learns to find methods of ...


Poland: Huawei exec, Polish security expert spied for China  ABC News

Poland has arrested a director at the Chinese tech giant Huawei and one of its own former cybersecurity experts and charged them with spying for China, ...


40 years on, mobile phones still pushing consumers' buttons  Sydney Morning Herald

Four decades ago this week in New York, the world's first mobile phone call was made on a Motorola DynaTAC that was about as tall as an iPad, took 10 hours ...


Chinese firm eyes submarine cable investment in Kingdom  Khmer Times

Beijing-based China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC) expressed its intention to invest in a submarine cable connecting the Kingdom and Hong Kong.


North Macedonia probes cause of bus crash that killed 14  ABC News

Ten victims from a bus crash that killed 14 people in North Macedonia have been buried in the western city of Gostivar, as authorities are still trying to determine ...


Gold Inches Higher After U.S. CPI Rises 0.2% During August  Kitco News

Editor's Note: Updating earlier story with more details from report, comments from analyst. (Kitco News) - Gold prices ticked from slightly lower to modestly higher ...


Does TPG stand for 'too pricey for growth'? - The Experts  Switzer Financial News

Investors in TPG must be starting to believe it's now in the 'too pricey for growth' category, as the market smashed the share price from a high of $12.93, ...


Israel and Iran Are Waging a Secret War in Syria. Here’s How It Finally Went Public  TIME

Iranian rockets over an Israeli ski resort in the Golan Heights have revealed a shadow war in Syria.


Indonesia: Tsunami/Earthquakes - Sep 2018  ReliefWeb

Sets of earthquakes have struck off Donggala Region, province of Central Sulawesi, Indonesia from 14:00h West Indonesia local time with the strongest ...


TPG - executing on strategy, but out of favour  Switzer Financial News

Is there any light at the end of the tunnel for TPG, and is it a 'contrarian' buy? Find out here. | TPG - executing on strategy, but out of favour.


Thai party fighting for survival after princess's nomination  ABC News

The Thai political party that took the unprecedented and ultimately unsuccessful step of nominating a member of the royal family as its candidate for prime ...


US plumbers happier with Reliance but investors aren't  The Australian Financial Review

The chief executive of plumbing supplies group Reliance Worldwide says its SharkBite push-to-connect fittings are finding robust demand in the crucial US ...


National Study Reveals Major Victory on Teen Smoking but a Ticking Time Bomb as Youth Vaping Numbers Explode  PRNewswire

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The teen smoking rate has fallen to an all-time low of 4.6 percent, according to the Monitoring the Future survey ...


Conclusion Or Consolidation  Kitco News

Gold continues to trade in a narrow and defined range with dollar strength or weakness defining the majority of the net price change on any given day. As of 5:00 ...


Price war could hamper development of 5G: NCC  Taipei Times

Prospects for the nation's fifth-generation wireless systems (5G) market would be unfavorable if telecoms engage in price wars instead of developing innovative ...


Gold Prices Jump As U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Rise By 53K, Hitting 16-Month High  Kitco News

(Kitco News) - Gold prices are trading near session highs following a sharp rise in initial weekly jobless claims, according to the latest data from the U.S. Labor ...


TPG claims best unlimited, Netflix ADSL plan  Delimiter

Cut-rate broadband provider TPG last week claimed its new $69.99 Unlimited plan was the best value option in the ADSL broadband market, additionally ...


Ring ring, ring ring. Hello World - ABC Wide Bay Qld  ABC Local

Nuisance calls seem to be stepping it up a notch, with repeated calls pestering people across the country.


New law lets consumers freeze credit for free  CBS News

Consumers can deep freeze – and thaw -- their credit without cost thanks to a new law stemming from the Equifax hack.


China says detention of 3rd Canadian relates to employment  ABC News

The recent detention of a third Canadian in China differs from earlier ones that authorities allege involve security matters, a Chinese government spokeswoman ...


Airtel customers may soon be able to get 4G download speeds of 500Mbps  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel customers may soon be able to experience upto 500 mbps data speeds on the 4G network in the country as the telco is preparing to ...


Arizona Democratic Party claims GOP lawmaker McSally voted to sell internet users' data. Is it true?  PolitiFact

The Arizona Democratic Party is putting Republican Congresswoman Martha McSally under the spotlight as a national conversation unfolds about internet ...