Consumers will, for the first time, be able to see which internet providers deliver advertised speeds over the NBN.
Lucy Battersby has covered trends, technology and telecommunications since joining The Age in 2008.
Households with a fibre-to-the-node connection - the slowest of the NBN Co's fixed technologies - will get an upgrade when augmented reality, virtual reality and ultra high definition internet television become mainstream, the company's chief executive told a Senate committee on Tuesday night.
Once dubbed "crimezone", Timezone used to be the kind of place parents warned their children against visiting.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has levelled criticism at the company in the aftermath of the census bungle - but it may be too early to blame the tech giant, experts say.
Expect to see people hanging around public phone booths and Telstra stores this weekend.
In a few years, your body may be all you need to access bank accounts, emails, and the security gates at work.
Australian law-enforcement body to sell millions of dollars worth of bitcoins after confiscating them from drug dealer.
Rural residents and holidaymakers visiting Australian regional towns and remote areas can now help the government identify which areas need better mobile coverage.
Australians are using Google as a shortcut and a bookmark tool rather than a search engine, with Facebook, YouTube and Google itself being the three most searched-for terms in 2013.
Standing up to online bullies has emerged as the latest election battleground.