A Woman Stole a SIM Card and Racked Up $200,000 Worth of Data Fees

Kylie Monks, a 33-year-old Tasmanian woman, has been jailed for stealing a SIM card and using the hell out of it. How intense was it? Over a 3-month period, she racked up $193,187.43 (AUD) worth of data fees. Monks, to her credit, said she only used the SIM card to check Facebook and download a dozen movies. » 5/03/11 12:20am 5/03/11 12:20am

Telstra Exec's 42Mbps iPhone Claims Are All But Impossible

A Telstra—iPhone's carrier in Australia—senior executive, has declared that "by Xmas (the iPhone) will be capable of 42Mbps, which will make it faster than a lot of broadband offerings and the fastest iPhone on any network in the world." While Telstra's network may reach that speed in 2009, his claim seems nothing but… » 5/23/08 11:10am 5/23/08 11:10am