ACCC attempts to force regional mobile network expansion

Story Published: 23 Oct 2017

Competition watchdog says changes could stop mobile operators making investments to compete with each other in regional...

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Samsung on a winner with superior Note8

Story Published: 27 Sep 2017

WITH a price tag of almost $1500, Samsung's Note8 would need to be a spectacular phone.

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Southern Downs 'second-class citizens' in technology

Story Published: 12 Aug 2017

Allora rues poor mobile coverage, drawing fears for access to medical help

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Rick paid $4500 for one of Coast's first mobiles

Story Published: 11 Aug 2017

RICK Stinton had a swimming pool installation business on the Coast and was one of the first to own a mobile phone. It cost...

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The future in communications was just a call away

Story Published: 11 Aug 2017

In 1967, manual telephone exchanges reigned supreme, party lines were prevalent and most calls began through an operator...

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Fast track to the future

Story Published: 11 Aug 2017

Welcome to the past 50 years in motoring, transport and communications on the Coast: five decades that have seen more...

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The phone, the fatal crash and family's fight for justice

Story Published: 26 Jun 2017

A DRIVER'S momentary distraction looking at a mobile phone cost Julia Watt her son.

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Police target distracted drivers as school holidays kick off

Story Published: 25 Jun 2017

Drivers distracted by mobile phones will be the key target with police launching a state-wide traffic operation to coincide...

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Police target distracted drivers as school holidays kick off

Story Published: 24 Jun 2017

Drivers distracted by mobile phones will be the key target with police launching a state-wide traffic operation to coincide...

Distracted Drivers Mobile Phones Police Road Campaign School Holidays