As a student or someone working at a university, how much difference this makes will depend on the individual policies that apply at your institution. Whatever the individual impact, it’s great to see the national broadcaster continuing to make the service cheap and easy for more people to access. Cinenet, Comcen/SPIN and Apex Internet customers using the TransACT network are also now able to watch iView unmetered.
Angus has been writing professionally about technology since 1994 and breaking it for even longer. He is based in Sydney but spends a frankly unhealthy portion of his life on the road, tracking down the latest stories. In 2011, he won the IT Journo Award For Best Consumer Technology Journalist and Consensus IT Writers Award for Best Technical Writer for his work on Lifehacker; about time too.