The number of Australian homes using the government's national broadband network passed 1 million in mid-May after fibre to the node activations ramped up.
Lucy Battersby has covered trends, technology and telecommunications since joining The Age in 2008.
Mobile carrier Vodafone is reducing its losses and increasing its customer base, but remains a long way from turning a profit for its owners.
Channel Ten has increased its share of advertising revenue on commercial television to 25.2 per cent - the best figure in four years.
The telco giant may have to join ASX heavyweights BHP and Rio and cut its generous payouts to defend its credit rating, Moody's says.
Ooh! Media has splashedout , purchasing printing company Cactus Imaging from Opus Group for roughly $6 million.
The consumer watchdog has launched a public inquiry into why internet companies cannot deliver advertised broadband speeds.
Chief operations officer retiring in same year network has suffered a series of embarrassing and costly outages.
NBN Co's second satellite will launch in coming weeks, as the government telco faces a new dilemma of what to do with 40,000 used satellite dishes.
Former Liberal Party president Andrew Robb, has been appointed as a non-executive board member at Ten as Gina Rinehart's representative.
Baby boomers might be older, but advertisers are forgetting they have more time and money to spend than anyone else.