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Rogers launches LTE-Advanced wireless for faster speeds

Rogers Communications has become the first wireless carrier to activate the next generation of technology, called LTE-Advanced, which will roughly...

October 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Nitin Kawale, seen here at a 2012 Cisco event, will join Rogers. ITWC staff photo

Rogers snares Cisco Canada head to lead enterprise division

Rogers Communications is beefing up its weapons to get more business from the business sector. The company said Friday it has...

October 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Bell kicks LTE speeds up for faster data downloads

When the country's three biggest wireless carriers launched LTE service several years ago, their initial download data speeds were nowhere...

August 26th, 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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Rogers discriminates in wholesale roaming fees for competitors: CRTC

The federal telecom regulator has slapped Rogers Communications for unjust discrimination against competitors in its wholesale Canadian roaming rates for...

July 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Rogers, Telus insist on warrants for subscriber information

When the Supreme Court of Canada ruled last month that police needed a search warrant to get basic subscriber information...

July 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canadian Telecom Summit 2014

#FollowFriday: Canadian Telecom Summit edition

It's best known as a place where regulatory issues are debated among incumbents and challengers, but this year's Canadian Telecom...

June 20th, 2014 Shane Schick

Ken Engelhart, Rogers' senior vice-president for regulatory affairs (ITWC photo)

Industry Canada once willing to let incumbents buy startups: Rogers

The Harper government has virtually declared that incumbent carriers won't ever be able to get hold of prized AWS spectrum...

June 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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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