Optus completes major network upgrade in the ACT

31 January 2014, 10:06 am

The Optus network has just received a big boost in Canberra with major 3G upgrades completed this month in the nation’s capital. Optus has upgraded 70 mobile sites across the ACT: from Gungahlin in the north to Tuggeranong in the south, the CBD, and across the border to Queanbeyan* in the east. These upgrades mark … Read more

Yes! Optus completes massive national network upgrade project

30 January 2014, 7:26 am

Optus today said ‘Yes’ to a better network experience for customers across the country, with the completion of its five year nation-wide 3G network upgrade programme. Optus has now upgraded more than 4,400 mobile sites nationally to provide significantly better coverage indoors, enhanced call quality, and a more consistent experience overall for 3G customers. “Over … Read more

Keep it local with NewsLoop

28 January 2014, 10:31 am

News floods our gadgets all day, every day, the result of which can be overwhelming for many Australians. Fear not news junkies, NewsLoop has the answer to manage the information overload. A refreshed content aggregation app for iOS and Android launched today, NewsLoop is a personal news and lifestyle content service that allows Australians to … Read more

Australians in the dark over data

27 January 2014, 8:12 am

Optus research shows 27% have no idea what their data allowance is  It seems Aussies are in the dark when it comes to knowing just how much data they can download from the internet on their mobile phone without blowing their limit, with Optus research uncovering that 27% of us have no idea exactly what … Read more

Optus Business signs $30 million deal with UGL Limited

23 January 2014, 11:30 am

Optus Business today announced that it has signed a five year, (AU) $30 million contract for managed ICT and mobility services with Australian engineering and property services leader UGL Limited (ASX: UGL). Under the whole-of-business agreement, Optus Business will provide UGL with a comprehensive range of managed ICT services, mobility, broadband and machine-to-machine capabilities. Optus … Read more