Who can take Virgin

In the battle for customers, wireless service providers have a new heavy-weight contender to deal with: Virgin Mobile Canada. Here's what we think will happen as Bell Mobility, Telus Mobility and Rogers Wireless

Published on: March 1st, 2005 IT World Canada Staff

Rogers looks to buy Microcell

Rogers Communications Inc. officially announced on Monday its intention to acquire Microcell Telecommunications Inc. — the smallest of Canada's cellphone companies. In a statement released Thursday, Rogers said it has had "discussions" with

Published on: September 16th, 2004 Lindsay Bruce

Fido adds broadband bite to cellphone service

Microcell says it plans to let Fido run a bit faster.Wireless communications provider Microcell Solutions Inc., which operates under the Fido brand name, announced Wednesday the launch of its new generation of Internet-enabled

Published on: September 20th, 2001 Ryan B. Patrick

Carriers & ISPs Briefs

Microcell Solutions Inc.introduced in May the new FidoData service that turns the company's Fido PCS handset into a wireless modem when connected to a laptop computer. FidoData allows users to access the Internet

Published on: July 1st, 1999 Linda Stuart