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Mobile articles by Adam Wajnberg

Adam is the content editor for Compare Broadband and Compare Mobile Plans. He is a telecommunications and internet industry veteran, having worked for almost every ISP and telco in Australia at one time or another. He specialises in cutting through the language used by providers and finding the real value in new plans and promotions. Contact Adam about his articles at [email protected].


HTC Continues to Slide

Taiwanese manufacturer HTC has just barely made a profit this quarter, down 79% from the previous quarter. Where to now for this maker of excellent but slow-selling hardware? read more

BlackBerry still exists, wants to smash Windows

BlackBerry is still around, developing a new handset and operating system that they insist will challenge Windows Phone for the third spot in the mobile arms race read more

Diamonds in the rough: 4 phones that you may have overlooked

iPhone 5 this and Samsung Galaxy S3 that - but what if you want a great smartphone without taking out another mortgage? We look at some stellar handsets that have been heavily discounted read more

Optus joins emergency SMS program

Optus and its wholesale customers will be included in a federal SMS emergency services rollout, to be completed by November 2013 read more

What would a perfect mobile provider look like?

It seems like every mobile provider or plan has a catch these days. We pick 5 major mobile providers (Telstra, Optus, TPG, Amaysim and Dodo) and see which one offers the best overall value. read more

iPhone 5: Big Whoop

The iPhone 5 is on sale now. is it worth buying? Sure. read more

iPhone 5 – Buying outright vs Buying on a plan

iPhone 5 goes on sale tomorrow - is it worth buying on a plan when a new one will be out in 12 months, and so many SIM-only carriers provide so much value? We break it down read more

TPG has nanoSIM ready to go for iPhone 5

TPG is the first low-cost SIM only provider to have a nanoSIM ready to go for the iPhone 5, being released tomorrow. Despite not carrying 4G for the foreseeable future, the TPG nanoSIM with an iPhone ... read more

Preview: Motorola RAZRi and LG Optimus G

Motorola and LG sneak in some hopeful new big phones in a crowded pre-Christmas month. With no release date set for Oz, is it worth looking at new phones from two manufacturers with no traction in Aus ... read more

Preview: iPhone 5

Apple launched iPhone 5 today, for sale in Australia next Friday. here's what we know so far. read more

Optus drops prices on iPhone 4S ahead of iPhone 5, offers Samsung Galaxy S3 on 4G

Optus is having abusy week, clearing out iPhone 4S stock to make way for iPhone 5 - and releasing their 4G network just in time for Apple's latest and greatest read more

Nokia and Motorola preview next-gen handsets

In a big week for the mobile industry, Nokia and Motorola have previewed their latest Lumia and RAZR models. Will they stand up to the latest and greatest from HTC, Samsung and LG, let alone Apple's n ... read more