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Optus

If you need more than a didgeridoo to get your message across, you may want to opt for SingTel Optus. Australia's #2 telecommunications carrier behind former monopoly Telstra, Optus provides telecommunications services to more than 7 million customers in the Asia/Pacific region. The facilities-based carrier, a subsidiary of Singapore Telecommunications (SingTel), uses a combination of fixed-line, wireless, and satellite networks to provide mobile, local access, national and international long distance, network services, Internet access, and cable television to both business and consumer customers. Other services include computer telephony and mobile broadband access.

Headlines Around the Web

Optus parent SingTel restructures

Mar 05, 2012 - News.com.au

Optus raises stakes in broadband battle

Feb 20, 2012 - News.com.au

Optus reports lift in net profit

Feb 13, 2012 - News.com.au

Optus dials up 20 years in Australia

Feb 06, 2012 - News.com.au

Optus snares Russell from Britain

Jan 18, 2012 - News.com.au

No time to celebrate, I'm too busy texting

Dec 30, 2011 - News.com.au

Unhappy Christmas for Optus

Dec 22, 2011 - News.com.au

Optus wants Telstra put on leash

Nov 17, 2011 - News.com.au

Telcos at war over cost-cutting

Nov 11, 2011 - News.com.au

Bosses crack whip to stop Cup celebrations

Oct 30, 2011 - News.com.au

Optus cool on NBN costs

Oct 25, 2011 - News.com.au

Optus signs up to NBN gag order

Sep 07, 2011 - News.com.au

Qantas, Optus strike frequent flyer deal

Sep 01, 2011 - News.com.au

Optus axes 250 jobs in cost-cutting drive

Jul 27, 2011 - News.com.au

Optus urges tougher rules on Telstra split

Jun 16, 2011 - News.com.au

Foxtel, Austar deal 'could bar competition'

May 31, 2011 - News.com.au

Articles About Optus

Spoiler Alert: April Fool’s Day Pranks Coming Your Way

By IBTimes AU

Be armed for today’s ‘national public holiday’ by knowing these ‘sheepish’ April Fool’s Day pranks (Apr 01)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, BROADBAND, ITUNES, ANDROID

Samsung Galaxy S5 Has ‘Best Performing Smartphone Display Ever Tested’, Research Scientist Claims

By IBTimes AU

Samsung Galaxy S5 has got the “best performing smartphone display”, according to DisplayMate President Raymond Soneira. (Apr 01)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, SMARTPHONE

HTC One M8 2014
HTC One (M8) vs. Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Apple iPhone 5S – Specs And Price Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

Spec & price comparison of HTC One (M8) with the market leaders Samsung (Galaxy S5) & Apple (iPhone 5S). (Mar 29)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, HTC, GOLD, SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, COPPER, TELSTRA

Samsung Galaxy S5 Launched in Australia; Mobile Carriers, Plans, Price Comparison And Availability

Samsung, the Korean mobile manufacturer, has launched Samsung Galaxy S5 at Mobile World Congress in February this year. (Mar 27)

MORE TOPICS: WESTPAC, SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, TELSTRA, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

Samsung Galaxy S5 Lands Down Under

By IBTimes AU

Samsung confirmed that the Galaxy S5 will be launching in Australia on April 11 (Mar 27)

MORE TOPICS: WESTPAC, SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, TELSTRA, HTC

Samsung Galaxy S5
Galaxy S5 Australia Pre-Order Begins March 27: Where to Buy and Best Deals Available

By IBTimes AU

The Galaxy S5 release date in Australia is set on April 11 but those planning to buy can actually pre-order from the big three – Telstra, Vodafone and Optus – beginning on March 27 with a bevy of plan packages to suit everyone’s needs. (Mar 27)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, TELSTRA, SMARTPHONE

Android 4.4 Update Comes to Australia HTC One Devices

By IBTimes AU

It's time for HTC One Australian devices to get Android 4.4 update which has been working on several variants of HTC One for the past few weeks, according to Android Central. (Mar 26)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, TELSTRA, ANDROID, HTC

Samsung Galaxy S5 Preorders Out for Australia, Fingerprint Sensor Useful for Third-party Apps, 64-Bit Processor Missed?

By IBTimes AU

You can now preorder the Samsung Galaxy S5 in Australia, though the pricing may not be as cheap as expected. Also, there is more than a device-unlocking use for the new fingerprint scanner on the device. (Mar 03)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, INTEL, TELSTRA, SONY

Samsung Galaxy S5 Metal Variant aka 'Galaxy F' Rumored to Debut in The Mid of 2014: Report
Samsung Galaxy S5 Release Date in Australia and Carrier Availability

By IBTimes AU

The recently unveiled Samsung Galaxy S5 will be offered by all three of Australia's major mobile carriers, even though the Korean tech giant has not yet confirmed the pricing of its new flagship. (Feb 28)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, TELSTRA, ANDROID

Asian Shares Bounce from 4-week low
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon 2/27/14

By Comsec

The Australian share market has fallen victim to profit taking, after a recent bull run. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) lost 26pts or 0.5 per cent on the close to 5421 with weakness from mining, energy and financial players. (Feb 27)

MORE TOPICS: UNEMPLOYMENT, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, QANTAS, OUTSOURCING, INVESTMENT