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Vodafone will refund customers who unknowingly bought ringtones, games and gadgets — but has avoided a fine from the competition watchdog

Vodafone customers who unknowingly bought ringtones, games and other content provided by third parties under the telco’s direct billing service will be refunded, following an investigation by the competition watchdog into the controversial practice. The billing service, which was automatically enabled on Vodafone customers’ mobile accounts from 2013 until March […]
Vodafone will refund customers who unknowingly bought ringtones, games and gadgets — but has avoided a fine from the competition watchdog
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Explosive report claims Europe’s biggest phone company found ‘backdoors’ in Huawei equipment

Bloomberg reports that Vodafone found vulnerabilities, or “backdoors,” in Huawei equipment, citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter and internal Vodafone documents. An academic who reviewed the Vodafone documents told Business Insider that the “vulnerabilities had many characteristics associated with backdoors.” It’s a potentially explosive revelation because US and other […]
Explosive report claims Europe’s biggest phone company found ‘backdoors’ in Huawei equipment
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Vodafone just went under the $60 barrier for unlimited NBN

Telco challenger Vodafone has cut the price of its cheapest unlimited NBN package to just $58 a month for a 25Mbps plan in a move that could spark a price war between the major providers. The deal is $11 cheaper that the $69 offer it rolled out last December – […]
Vodafone just went under the $60 barrier for unlimited NBN