Be alerted and not alarmed

31 August 2012, 7:27 am

Optus gives customers transparency on their mobile phone usage Optus today announced a new and improved usage alert service to give customers greater transparency of their mobile accounts and help them better manage their spend. Text alertsi will now be sent to customers on most post-paid mobile plans when they reach 50 per cent, 85 per … Read more

Technology key in bridging education and literacy gap in disadvantaged communities

27 August 2012, 7:29 am

Research from Optus reveals the vital role technology plays in improving the lives of disadvantaged communities With the launch of National Literacy and Numeracy Week (27 August – 2 September), Optus has today released research* that supports the link between education and the positive impact technology has on improving the lives of disadvantaged communities. The … Read more

Optus to deliver a seamless online payment experience for Australians

27 August 2012, 7:28 am

Game credits, apps and more to be billed directly to Optus pre-paid and post-paid mobile accounts Optus is cementing its plans to lead in seamless mobile and online payment innovation, today announcing two major partnerships with technology innovators, Boku and BlackBerry. Through these partnerships, Optus will offer the convenience of direct carrier billing allowing its … Read more

Optus research reveals dads expect more than just a tweet this Father’s Day

24 August 2012, 7:30 am

With 11.4 million Australians visiting Facebook in a month, social media continues to dominate the way we communicate**. However new research from Optus* has revealed getting closer to dad takes more than sending a tweet or Facebook message this Father’s Day. Over half of Aussie dads (53%) don’t believe a social media message is sufficient … Read more

Q1 Financial Results 2012/2013

16 August 2012, 7:48 am

The SingTel Group Q1 financial results (including Optus) were announced on Thursday 16 August 2012. Management Discussions and Analysis SingTel Slides Media Release