Australian Journal of Telecommunications and the Digital Economy

Dodgy mobile apps found to be on the increase
The number of blacklisted mobile apps in the 120-odd mobile stores, examined by security firm RiskIQ on a regular basis, grew from 44,850 to 53,955, a rise of 20%, the company said in its mobile threat report for the second quarter of the year.

Optus boosts mobile coverage for Shoalhaven region
Mobile phone coverage in the city of Shoalhaven in NSW has been boosted with new mobile towers switched on by Optus as it continues the national rollout of its blackspot mitigation program.

OPPO releases two more budget models into Australian market
Chinese smartphone vendor OPPO has released two more models into the Australian market, both aimed at the price-conscious buyer, and both from its new A Series 2020.

Japan?s mobile data, pay-TV services market set for growth: analyst
Total telecom and pay-TV services revenue in Japan is set to grow at a moderate compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.3% between 2018 and 2023, according to a new analyst report.