Optus has formally launched its femtocell offering, first introduced as a commercial pilot with limited availability in April, under the name Optus 3G Home Zone.
Rather than having to take Optus to court the ACCC has used the new consumer protection laws to hit Optus with 27 penalties totalling $178,200 for making false and misleading representations in its advertisements for its 'Max Cap' plans. Optus says it eleccted to pay the fines, without admitting guilt, rather than contest the matter in court.
NICTA spin-off Open Kernel Labs (OK Labs) has released a version of its microkernel mobile operating system that, it says, will enable devices to run mission-critical applications with guaranteed and mathematically proven security in parallel with the device's normal insecure applications.
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