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Bell kicks LTE speeds up for faster data downloads

When the country's three biggest wireless carriers launched LTE service several years ago, their initial download data speeds were nowhere...

August 26th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Calgary economists insist fourth national cellular carrier not needed

Two Calgary economists are standing firm on their argument that Ottawa is wasting its time trying to promote a fourth...

August 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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#FollowFriday: Canadian Telecom Summit edition

It's best known as a place where regulatory issues are debated among incumbents and challengers, but this year's Canadian Telecom...

June 20th, 2014 Shane Schick

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Industry Canada once willing to let incumbents buy startups: Rogers

The Harper government has virtually declared that incumbent carriers won't ever be able to get hold of prized AWS spectrum...

June 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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It’s time carriers did better, says new Rogers chief

The telecom industry has invested billions in new wireless networks but it isn't making it easy for cellphone users, says...

June 16th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Are Canada’s telcos at a security tipping point?

Telecommunications providers are giants targets for cyber-attacks because they are hubs for digital traffic. Which is why they have to...

June 16th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Telus drops hunt for Mobilicity

Sober second thought. That's what the Senate's there for, or so we're told. But you don't always need a plush...

May 21st, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Small ISPs top large providers on transparency: Report

There is still a lot of room for improvement on how well local Internet service providers inform their customers on...

April 1st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Rogers wins LTE race, by one company’s measure

Every day Canadians are bombarded with marketing from the country’s three biggest wireless carriers about their fast and extensive LTE...

February 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon