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Most data breaches leverage weak, default or stolen passwords: Report

Cyber attackers are well-funded, cunning, ruthless and otherwise mean people But they get a helping hand from their victims, according...

April 29th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Wind can’t say yet if it will be in spectrum auction

Three weeks before deposits are due for bidders in the 700 MHz spectrum auction, the head of Wind Mobile can’t...

August 28th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Moore makes it clear: Auction rules are set

Moore makes it clear: Auction rules are set

In case you didn’t get the message, the federal government isn’t going to change a comma in the rules for...

August 20th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Create government-owned cellphone company: Union

Create government-owned cellphone company: Union

There's a solution to the controversy over increasing the number of cellular carriers in Canada says a telecom union: Create...

August 16th, 2013 nestor e arellano

Verizon re-thinking Wind acquisition: Report

Verizon re-thinking Wind acquisition: Report

  No one likes to be squeezed in business, and apparently that includes telecom giant Verizon Wireless.According to a report...

August 14th, 2013 nestor e arellano

Fight for Wind Mobile involves Rogers: Report

Fight for Wind Mobile involves Rogers: Report

The man with the biggest grin in the Canadian wireless scene could be VimpelCom Ltd. CEO Jo Lunder, who could...

August 2nd, 2013 Howard Solomon

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A hot telcom summer

OMG! There’s an issue that has united (some of) management and unions against the Harper government. And that issue is...

July 29th, 2013 Howard Solomon

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What the AT&T-Leap deal means for Canada

People who have more money than me like to throw it around. Take AT&T's offer to buy pre-paid carrier Leap...

July 15th, 2013 Howard Solomon

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Verizon puts down tentative bid for Wind: Report

U.S. carrier Verizon Communications is apparently serious about expanding north. According to the Globe and Mail this morning, unnamed sources...

June 26th, 2013 Howard Solomon