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Telstra has added 10 new startups to its Muru-D accelerator program. Part of the “SYD6” cohort, the startups include businesses using digital technology to improve farm connectivity, prevent work stress and optimise workforces. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter Chosen from a field of nearly 200, each of the

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5G-connected edge computing will be trialled at Commonwealth Bank branches in an attempt to reduce on site network infrastructure, under a new partnership between the bank, Ericsson and Telstra. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter According to the telco it is the first time in Australia that technology providers

Telstra will be the first telco to activate 5G sites in Sydney and Melbourne after it was granted early access to the 3.6 GHz spectrum it won at auction. The telco can now begin trialling 5G in the capital cities but consumer access isn’t expected anytime soon. Telcos bid on

Telstra and Lexus Australia are testing new communication technology which allows cars to “talk to each other” over cellualr networks to improve road safety.   This cellular technology is an Australian-first and has been awarded $3.5 million in grant funding under the Victorian Government’s Towards Zero program to trial a deployment

Telstra CFO Robyn Denholm has resigned from the telco after accepting the role of chairman with the Tesla Board effective from 13 November 2018. Denholm has been a member of the electric car maker’s board since 2014 and replaces founder and CEO Elon Musk as chairman. Leadership Webinar: Which-50’s 2019

5G will enable increased productivity, workforce participation and new business operations that will contribute between $32 billion and $50 billion to Australia’s GDP by 2030, according to a new study from Deloitte. Commissioned by Telstra, the research “5G Mobile technology: Are businesses ready to seize the opportunity?” was released yesterday

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New Telstra figures show its customers are spending more time online, with fixed broadband usage jumping 40 per cent between July 2017 and July 2018. For the month of July 2018 alone, Australians downloaded 243,300TB. Consumer appetite for data is driving significant growth for Telstra’s unlimited data plans. According to

Telstra today announced it had switched on 5G technology across selected areas of the Gold Coast. The telco claims it is the first mobile operator in the country to be 5G ready. Telstra’s rollout of 5G is underpinned by around $5 billion in mobile network investment over the three years

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The amount of video consumers watch on their mobile devices is growing at an exponential rate. Weekend traffic from the AFL Live Official app on Telstra’s network has grown three fold since 2016 and on any given weekend, Australian sports fans consume 37 million minutes of live content over Telstra’s

Telstra, Intel and Ericsson have unveiled one of the world’s first esports professional gaming experiences over 5G, showcasing the power of 5G’s ultra-low latency that professional and amateur gamers alike can expect in the future. Fresh from Intel Extreme Masters Sydney, pro esports team The Chiefs, helped demonstrate the technical