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Telstra caught in a perfect storm as 5G and the NBN threaten major disruption

Telstra caught in a perfect storm as 5G and the NBN threaten major disruption

Telstra has failed, in the past, to take advantage of its position as the essential core of a networked world. How will they survive the next technological onslaught?

Can the 5G roll-out keep Telstra’s circling sharks at bay?

Can the 5G roll-out keep Telstra’s circling sharks at bay?

November's 5G auction comes not a moment too soon for Telstra CEO Andy Penn's massive company shakeup.

Banned telecom Huawei is bidding to run Australia’s 5G, and we shouldn’t try to stop it

Banned telecom Huawei is bidding to run Australia’s 5G, and we shouldn’t try to stop it

Even if the national security concerns are true, blocking Huawei from providing 5G would be a logistical nightmare for Australia.

Another Huawei charm offensive, this time in the Financial Review

Another Huawei charm offensive, this time in the Financial Review

Chinese ICT manufacturer Huawei has launched yet another charm offensive, this time aimed at AFR readers, about why it should be allowed into the backbone of global communications.

NBN farce the result of a neoliberal absurdity

NBN farce the result of a neoliberal absurdity

Malcolm Turnbull says we shouldn't have started from where we did on the NBN -- problem is, we didn't have much choice, thanks to market economics.

Fifield’s diary revealed: minister preferenced China telco before big local players

Fifield’s diary revealed: minister preferenced China telco before big local players

Communications Minister Mitch Fifield held his first meeting with a China state-owned telecommunications company that has no big presence in Australia.

Agile DFAT staff lectured on WhatsApp rules

Agile DFAT staff lectured on WhatsApp rules

Rule No. 1: No secret government business.

Brandis sneaks in national security telco laws while focus is on the US

Brandis sneaks in national security telco laws while focus is on the US

Attorney-General George Brandis waited close to a year to introduce telecommunications security legislation and waited until US election night.

Don’t diss blackspot funding

Don’t diss blackspot funding

Crikey readers discuss funding and other issues of the day.

TPG begins raiding iiNet. Yep! TPG begins raiding iiNet!

TPG begins raiding iiNet. Yep! TPG begins raiding iiNet!

TPG is making iiNet more like itself, overseeing an exodus of executives and putting a freeze on new spending.