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Councillor wants free Wi-Fi for Toronto

A Toronto councillor is proposing the creation of free Wi-Fi zones in the city’s parks and other public spaces. Toronto...

September 18th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Microsoft uses TV white spaces in broadband pilot

Microsoft uses TV white spaces in broadband pilot

Microsoft Corp. is using TV white spaces and solar-powered base stations in a project with the Kenyan government which aims to...

February 5th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

North Korea urged to open Internet, cellphone access

North Korea urged to open Internet, cellphone access

Members of a private and humanitarian mission touring North Korea is calling on the totalitarian state to increase open cellphone...

January 9th, 2013

Google plans free Wi-Fi for New York

Google plans free Wi-Fi for New York

More than 2000 residents, over 5,000 students and hundreds of tech workers are expected to benefit from a free Wi-Fi...

January 9th, 2013

Shaw wins Internet deal with city of Winnipeg

Shaw wins Internet deal with city of Winnipeg

Shaw Communications has scored a big win in its campaign to extend its services to municipalities.The Calgary-based cableco won a...

May 16th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Cablecos suggest 5 Mbps broadband target for nation

Cablecos suggest 5 Mbps broadband target for nation

Telecommunications carriers should set a non-binding goal of offering every Canadian household broadband service with a download speed of 5...

November 1st, 2010 Howard Solomon

New Zealand gets insane copyright law

New Zealand gets insane copyright law

Organized crime is everywhere. There's the Sicilian Cosa Nostra, the American Mafia and the Russian Mafia. There's also the Japanese...

February 26th, 2009 Mark Gibbs

Zambian community sets example for rural connectivity

Zambian community sets example for rural connectivity

LUSAKA, ZAMBIA - Underserved areas in Zambia are being empowered through Internet access, as seen in the rural Macha community....

September 22nd, 2008 Brenda Zulu

All of Montreal could be wrapped in WiMax blanket

All of Montreal could be wrapped in WiMax blanket

2009 is the deadline by which two Quebec-based companies are aiming to have all of Montreal wrapped under a huge...

June 19th, 2007