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Has Mobilicity lost funding short of spectrum auction deadline?

The wireless industry has been gearing for a faceoff between independent carriers Wind Mobile and Mobilicity in the latest AWS-3...

March 5th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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CRTC lowers Internet rates in Northern Canada

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Communications (CRTC) has ordered NorthwesTel Inc., the local Internet and phone service provider in Northern...

March 5th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Bell appeals CRTC ruling on mobile TV app pricing

Bell Mobility Inc., has filed a motion with the Federal Court of Appeals in the hopes of reversing a recent...

February 24th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Mobilicity-Wind faceoff in AWS-3 spectrum auction

Mobile carriers Wind Mobile and Mobilicity will be competing for a large chunk of the AWS-3 spectrum that the government...

February 6th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Bell, Videotron mobile TV decision: No Internet fast and slow lanes says CRTC

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission’s (CRTC) most recent application of its net neutrality rules was exhibited last week when...

January 30th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Bell tells CRTC to slow down on telecom regulations

Mandating more open access to the fibre networks of large telecom operators will force large providers to curtail further investments...

November 27th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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CRTC to examine small ISPs’ access to incumbents’ networks

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) will be looking into whether big telecom companies are charging smaller Internet service...

November 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


Regional carriers say wholesale roaming rates hurt their business

Regional carriers MTS Inc., Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corp and Tbaytel are asking the Canadian Radio-Television and telecommunications  Commission (CRTC) to...

October 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Don’t help virtual carriers, Telus tells CRTC

Telus Corp. has urged the federal telecom regulator not to tilt its rules to favour virtual carriers who only rent...

September 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon