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Google announces Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G smartphones

Google announced its new Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G smartphones during its Launch Night In event today. Google Pixel...

September 30th, 2020 Tom Li

Report says Telus has the fastest mobile download speed in the world

Telus has dethroned SK Telecom to become the mobile carrier with the fastest download speeds in the world, according to...

September 28th, 2020 Tom Li

Canadian government and Shaw pull new fibre optic line in rural B.C.

A joint program between Shaw Communications and the Canadian government will pull 40 km of fibre optic cable between Whistler...

September 18th, 2020 Tom Li

Bell increases internet speeds for 80,000 rural homes by the end of 2020

Bell recently announced that it will bring the 50Mbps download/10Mbps upload speeds--the ideal baseline internet access speed set by the...

September 15th, 2020 Tom Li

Why the Federal Court dismissed the incumbents’ CRTC internet rates appeal

The Federal Court yesterday dismissed an appeal submitted by the incumbent internet service providers last year. The appeal was filed...

September 11th, 2020 Tom Li

CRTC says you’re getting the internet speeds you’re paying for

Canadians are receiving higher-than-advertised internet speeds from major internet service providers (ISPs), found the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC)....

September 10th, 2020 Tom Li

Rogers’ second attempt at entering Quebec rejected by Cogeco

Cogeco, the Montreal, Quebec-based internet and telecommunications company, has rejected a bid by Altice USA, a U.S. communications and media...

September 3rd, 2020 Tom Li

Rogers launches 5G service in 18 new Ontario locations

Rogers today launched 5G services in 18 new areas in Ontario. The new service provides 5G signals to areas outside...

September 1st, 2020 Tom Li

Rural Ontario could have gigabit internet in as little as three to five years, says EORN

Canadians living in rural eastern Ontario could have access to gigabit internet in as little as three to five years,...

August 24th, 2020 Tom Li

Distributel is the latest independent internet provider to increase prices

Following TekSavvy and Start.ca, Distributel became yet another independent internet service provider (ISP) to raise its subscription fees due to...

August 21st, 2020 Tom Li