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Is the NBN coming to you this year?

Friday, January 18th, 2019 by

The NBN™ rollout is showing no signs of slowing down in 2019! This year alone, NBN Co estimates they’ll connect more than 2.5 MILLION premises across a range of six different NBN™ technologies. Of this number, more than half are planned to be connected via NBN™ HFC, one of the newer technologies added to the mix. this technology runs over hybrid fibre coaxial cable, similar to that used for cable TV services. Over the course of 2017-2018, NBN Co carried out major improvements to the NBN™ HFC connection process and now the new-and-improved NBN™ HFC is in full swing!

 

 

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Set up your workspace the ergonomic way

Thursday, January 10th, 2019 by

You’ve heard of “economics”, but what about “ergonomics”? Ergonomics is the process of designing or arranging workplaces, products and systems so that they fit the people who use them. Safe Work Australia estimates the cost of work-related injury and disease to be a whopping $61.8 billion per year, so it’s a vital practice that should be done at home as well as the workplace.

Chances are that you still spend a significant amount of time on a computer, whether it’s for completing errands like email correspondence or doing the weekly online grocery shop online, or for recreational reasons such as watching videos or playing games. However, if your workplace doesn’t involve daily work at a computer, chances are that you’ve never had anyone walk you through computer-related ergonomics to apply to your computer setup both at work and at home. Improper computer use can lead to eye strain, headaches and a whole slew of muscle and joint problems including the dreaded lower back pain, so that’s a problem that needs to be solved!

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Internode’s Festive NodePony Competition Terms and Conditions

Thursday, December 13th, 2018 by

WIN ➡ 🐎 🎄

December is here and festivities are all around. What better way to celebrate the Node way than with a NodePony giveaway?

We’ve got 10 NodePonies ready to leave stables and join their new families for the holidays so if it’s your Christmas wish to welcome a NodePony into your home simply;

  1. Upload a photo that shows us how you’re embracing the festive season, and
  2. Write a caption that includes the hashtag #NodeGeek, telling us how you would include your new friend in your celebrations.

Entries close 18th Dec. See T&C’s for more info.

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