Google Wave killed to focus on the Aussie NBN?

Opinion It is well known that Google recently killed their implementation of Wave. It is also well known that Australia’s current Labor government has currently promised to build a $43 billion Fibre-To-The-Home National Broadband Network (NBN). The first nodes are now operational in Tasmania, with (hopefully) much more to come. It has recently been announced […]

Why the Coalition’s $6.3bn broadband plan is a waste of money

According to The Australian, under a Coalition broadband policy, we’ll be getting: “$6.31 billion over seven years” “$2.75bn to the construction of an optic fibre backhaul network but also relies on at least another $750 million from the private sector” “$1bn in grant funding for a rural and regional wireless network” “$1bn to build a […]