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Experts favour customer incentives for traffic management

Traffic shaping, packet shaping and traffic throttling are some of terms that describe how Internet service providers manage Web traffic...

November 6th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Government looking for ISPs to provide rural high-speed Internet

The federal government is looking for Internet service providers that will provide high-speed Internet service to rural areas in the...

October 16th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Open access key to better Internet in Canadian cities: panel

Canada needs to adopt an open access infrastructure model if it’s going to provide Internet service competitive with the bandwidth...

September 18th, 2014 Brian Jackson

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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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B.C., Rogers announce $450 million wireless coverage plan

The B.C. government is partnering with Rogers to expand the province's wireless networks. The $450-million, three-year plan will expand wireless...

June 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Do Canadian telecom, data protection laws hinder U.S. exports?

Along with tariffs, the Softwood Lumber Agreement, restrictions on United States grain exports and other issues, the U.S. has cited...

April 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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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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Canada, Korea ink deal without increasing IP protection

Canada and South Korea appear to have veered away from typical trade agreements by not using the accord as a...

March 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano