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Mobilicity sues Ottawa for $1.2 billion

The Harper government's refusal to allow financially troubled Mobilicity to sell its spectrum to incumbent carriers has landed it in...

September 5th, 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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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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Ottawa has failed to foster efficient telcom industry: Report

Ottawa is hurting consumers by encouraging artificial competition in the telecommunications industry, says a new research paper from the Montreal...

May 6th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Moore casts doubt on Telus’ latest try for Mobilicity

Ottawa will likely slam the door again on Telus Corp. if it continues to ask permission to buy financially struggling...

April 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Third time lucky for Telus?

Mobilicity will be in a Toronto court this morning asking a judge to allow certain unsecured creditors to vote next...

April 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Will Videotron spread its wireless network west?

There is hope in some quarters of the nation that a Quebec cable company will be the savior of wireless...

January 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon


October 2013 in review: Another loss of unencrypted data by a Canadian organization

The loss of unencrypted data from a municipality, thumbs down for the sale of a division of Manitoba Telecom, and...

January 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Mobilicity chairman John Bitove, right, at the carrier's launch May 2010 © IT World Canada

April 2013 in review: The real state of wireless competition in Canada becomes clear

There was a time when Canada looked like it was going to be one of the feistiest nations in the...

December 24th, 2013 Howard Solomon