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IT’S TIME FOR A ‘GIGANATION’ SAYS TELECOM AS UFB COVERAGE HITS 100%

4 August 2014

Telecom, soon to be Spark New Zealand, says the time has come for Gigabit per second data download speeds to be available across all of New Zealand’s Ultra Fast Broadband (UFB) fibre network.

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TELECOM ANNOUNCES LAUNCH PLANS FOR 4G MOBILE BROADBAND SERVICES OVER 700 MHZ

15 July 2014

Telecom, soon to be Spark New Zealand, announced today it intends to launch new 4G services in late August that will extend and accelerate the rollout of high speed mobile broadband across New Zealand.

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TELECOM MAKES CHANGE TO EMAIL SERVICE TO BOOST SECURITY

8 July 2014

From today, Telecom will be contacting a group of email customers who will be affected by a change to its Xtra email service taking place at the end of September this year.

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