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WiFi calling comes to iPhones on Telstra

With voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) now becoming a big deal, the same service over WiFi is also popping up, but usually only if you have a new phone. Fortunately, that's changing, too.If you're a Telstra user with an iPhone this week, there's a good chance your phone reception could get better when you're in range of a familiar WiFi network.This week, Apple is reportedly rolling out changes to iOS that will see voice-over-WiFi switched on, delivering better voice connection to people at home even if the network reception is…

Optus gets its own rural phone program

Australia's a bigger place than most of our international counterparts would realise, and when you're looking for a new phone, if you live out in those rural areas, it can be difficult, but Optus hopes a label will help things along.