In its original form, the NBN was a sound plan grounded in logic. However, the execution is what we struggled with. Fixing the problem is no longer on the cards.
This week, the company behind the NBN announced a series of options that will finally bring the network up to speed. But is it too late for all that?
In order to fix our glacially slow broadband network, the government is pushing through a new tax. Aren’t we already paying for something that doesn’t work?
NBN Co has announced that they’re considering charging us more for video streaming. They’ve also kept negotiations confidential, which, as a taxpayer-funded network, they certainly cannot do.
To further compound our NBN issues, it turns out that half of us that live in our most populated areas are running obsolete connections.