Telstra makes 5G boasts with HTC, Ericsson, ZTE, Netgear and Qualcomm

Ericsson helped with a 5G video call, HTC has a hub, Netgear has another hub and ZTE has a test phone. All of it’s powered by Qualcomm.

Australia’s Telstra stops sales of ZTE phones

One of the biggest impacts outside of China from ZTE’s stoppage of most of its operations has touched the Australian market.

OnePlus 5 finally gets around to Australia from August 29

The Chinese manufacturer has been busting other brands for a while in the US, China and Latin America. Not Australia, though. That’s about to change.

Google Daydream View hitting retail worldwide on November 10

The new headset will spread across the US, Canada, the UK, Germany and Australia at carrier and tech retail stores in addition to the Google Store.

Qualcomm brings Gigabit Class LTE and 5G speeds closer with router and modem launches

Qualcomm is at the forefront of Gigabit Class LTE and 5G network technology breakthroughs, unveiling an exciting new router and modem.

Telstra delivers Pixel to at least one lucky customer early

One week early, in fact. And the person is a prolific tech Redditor, so you could bet that there’s a whole bunch we’re learning about the phone.

Google Pixel and Pixel XL phones could kick off pre-orders on October 4, sales on October 20

Pre-orders for Google Pixel and/or Pixel XL smartphones are rumored to begin the same day the two are announced, including from carriers.

Australian carrier Telstra doubles over for “Free Mobile Data Sunday”

The Australian carrier took in double the usual daily traffic on Sunday at no cost to its customers to apologize for a network outage.

Telstra won’t take in Lumia 950, Australia forum debates why not

The Australian carrier reportedly failed the Windows 10 Mobile phone in its connectivity testing. Forum users think software update policy is the culprit.

Carrier looking to July availability for Windows Phone 8 GDR2 updates

Check the dates for when one carrier plans to start granting Windows Phone 8 GDR2 update approval.