Why do we insist on going into the office every day? The technology is there for us to work from home for part of the week.
Podcasts and other audio content from Phil Dobbie
Will we see mass adoption of VoIP calling on our mobile phones? Does VoIP over 3G provide the quality of voice call that we’ve grown to expect? Can we expect the mobile carriers to fight its adoption and control access on their networks?
Will the NBN provide a boom for local application developers? If so, have we got enough local expertise to develop these applications? A visit to many government department websites will show how poor the user experience can be. With the new network will we just get more frustrated quicker?
Paul Fletcher has seen two sides of the telecommunications industry. First as an advisor to Senator Alston, the communications minister under the Howard Government, then he headed Regulatory Affairs for Optus. So what insights can he provide on the industry over the last decade?
Not so fast ...
Hearing from sources here- one government- #China leaders not yet accepted deal. Issues? 1) $50bln purchases hard target. Other #trade partners (Europe, LatAm) complain about what is seen as “reallocation of purchases”, could challenge Beijing at @wto.. https://t.co/e3fVGNr2Zk