Two execs blown from Wind, but chair stays cool

Two execs blown from Wind, but chair stays cool

Two key officials have left wireless startup Wind Mobile, leading a telecommunications consultant to conclude the company has blown its...

March 8th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Bargain BC, Ontario wireless startups may team up

Bargain BC, Ontario wireless startups may team up

A Vancouver company may team up with a Toronto wireless startup to offer cross-country cellular coverage in four of the...

February 7th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Brassy startup wants to be a national wireless carrier

Brassy startup wants to be a national wireless carrier

  Public Mobile is one of the smallest new cellular licence holders, can only operate in two provinces and hasn’t...

January 22nd, 2010 Howard Solomon

Shaw starting to look at getting into wireless

Shaw starting to look at getting into wireless

 After months of saying the time was not right to get into the cellular business, Shaw Communications will take initial steps...

January 14th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Public Mobile to contest Globalive foreign ownership

Public Mobile to contest Globalive foreign ownership

A Toronto wireless upstart will ask the Federal Court to overturn Ottawa’s decision allowing newcomer Wind Mobile to start business despite...

January 8th, 2010 Howard Solomon

DAVE Wireless raises more money

DAVE Wireless raises more money

Cellular carrier DAVE Wireless Inc., which is not offering service yet, announced Dec. 18 it has raised an additional $75...

December 29th, 2009 Greg Meckbach

YEAR IN REVIEW: March 2009

YEAR IN REVIEW: March 2009

In the month of March, Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Wozniak made his television dancing debut on Dancing With The Stars, alongside better-known...

December 21st, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Globalive adds Calgary to cellular service area

Globalive adds Calgary to cellular service area

Globalive Wireless Management Corp. has added Calgary as a “home zone” to its mobile service area. Toronto-based Globalive, which uses the...

December 18th, 2009 greg meckbach and howard solomon

Globalive Wireless goes live

Globalive Wireless goes live

Globalive Wireless Management Corp.’s Wind Mobile cellular service opened for business Wednesday in Toronto, offering four wireless handsets plus a...

December 16th, 2009 Greg Meckbach