Australia's fourth largest telecommunications company Vocus Communications has advised the ASX that it has received an indicative takeover offer from Swedish private equity firm EQT Infrastructure for A$5.25 per share, valuing the company at A$3.3 billion.

The au Domain Administration, the organisation that administers the Australian domain namespace, has lost its auhq.com.au domain name which was not renewed when it expired and was snapped up by a private buyer.

An Australian mobile rewards platform has withdrawn a case it filed against Google for alleged anti-competitive conduct due to lack of funds to pursue the action, and been told that it would have to pay the search giant £200,000 (A$367,208) as costs.

Newly appointed Communications Minister Paul Fletcher must ensure that he takes the politics out of the portfolio and ensure that telecommunications becomes bipartisan, based on the national interest, well-known telecommunications consultant Paul Budde has told iTWire.

Melbourne’s Presbyterian Ladies College has chosen User Experience Insight solutions from network solutions provider Aruba to continuously monitor its network connectivity and performance.

Newly appointed Communications Minister Paul Fletcher says one of his key priorities will be completing the rollout of the national broadband network.

Vodafone Hutchison Australia and TPG Telecom have taken action in the Federal Court, seeking orders that the proposed merger between the two companies will not have the effect, or likely effect, of substantially lessening competition.

For 11 years, bitcoin enthusiasts have wondered just who in the world the enigmatic founder Satoshi Nakamoto is. A US copyright claim that was recently granted may now give the answer.

Around six in ten Australian IT administrators are frustrated by unexpected network issues in the workplace, and just more than one third feel underappreciated, according to a newly published survey.

Advanced ticketing technology to cater for driverless trains has been installed on Sydney’s metro train system which opens on 26 May.

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