Posts by NewSprout

Is the NBN really that bad?

Just where we stand nationwide with regard to the rollout of the NBN remains uncertain. For a long time the NBN has been a political football, and each side has attempted to blame the other for continued delays and budgetary blow outs. In 2007 the Labor government started with an NBN budget of $15billion. A…

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No-Contract Broadband Internet Plans in Australia

Sick of contracts, sick of being held against your will…with months of payments for a service you no longer need. Perhaps you just moved, or need to move, and your provider won’t let you out of your contract. A no-contract plan may be the solution for you! Never get caught out again. This is why it’s…

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What is Shared Hosting and what are the benefits?

Shared hosting is much like living in a unit where you have your own room but you share a common space with your flat mates. You share the bathroom, kitchen, and general amenities. You also share building maintenance costs with all your neighbours. It’s a great option if you’re on your own, your requirements are very…

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What is VPS Hosting and what are the benefits?

VPS Hosting (Virtual Private Server) is like living in your own apartment. In an apartment block you can customise everything to your own tastes. For example: you have your own hot water system, your own air conditioning, kitchen, bathroom, and your own front door to let visitors in. But at the same time, you like…

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