Consumer News

Vodafone: free Google Home Mini & Vodafone TV with NBN plans

Posted by February 15th 2019

With NBN plans now more competitive than ever, Vodafone is dangling some serious carrots in front of potential broadband sign-ups - offering a free Vodafone TV and Google Home Mini on selected plans. From now through …

ACCC: most Aussies now on faster NBN plans

Posted by February 12th 2019

As the number of Australians switching to the NBN approaches five million, it seems that more and more of us are ditching slower-speed plans in favour of the fastest options available - at least, according …

Coles launches ‘Stikeez’ campaign to get kids eating fruit and veg

Posted by February 13th 2019

Move over Little Shop, there’s a new collectables craze at Coles – Stikeez! After the supermarket chain’s wildly successful Little Shop campaign last winter, featuring miniature versions of 30 popular grocery staples such as Weet-Bix, Vegemite, …

ACMA releases telco customer service report

Posted by February 11th 2019

Telco regulatory body the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has released its latest report into customer service performance from Aussie mobile and internet providers, giving a small glimpse into just how (and how well!) major …

Netflix downloads just became smarter!

Posted by February 11th 2019

Apple users can rejoice, now that Smart Downloads have come to Netflix's apps for iOS. While Android users have had this Netflix feature available since mid-2018, it has taken until now for Smart Downloads to roll …

TeleChoice bumps up mobile data in Lunar New Year offer

Posted by February 13th 2019

New year, more data: mobile and broadband provider TeleChoice is welcoming the Year of the Pig with a limited-time deal that will keep even the greediest of data hogs satisfied. The telco is running a Lunar …

How otterly exciting — new emojis coming in 2019!

Posted by February 7th 2019

Who doesn’t love a good emoji? They can do so much with so few words, like communicate dinner plans or add a friendly touch at the end of a message to change the tone. For emoji …