3G wireless trends and developments

3G wireless trends and developments

3G is the third generation of mobile phone standards and technology, superseding 2.5G. It is based on the International Telecommunication...

October 27th, 2008 IT World Canada Staff

Videotron

Videotron

Quebecor Media Inc. subsidiary Videotron Ltd. has announced it will invest between $800 million and $1 billion in a mobile...

October 21st, 2008 Dave Webb

Spectrum wheeling and dealing about to begin

Spectrum wheeling and dealing about to begin

While the AWS spectrum auction officially late July after 331 rounds of bidding over 40 days, that was only the...

September 1st, 2008 Howard Solomon

RIM answers iPhone frenzy with BlackBerry Bold

RIM answers iPhone frenzy with BlackBerry Bold

The Boldest BlackBerry yet made its North American debut on Thursday, with Rogers Wireless and Research in Motion launching RIM’s...

August 20th, 2008 Dave Webb

Spectrum auction end is no closer

Spectrum auction end is no closer

BULLETIN: ROUND 318 ENDED THIS MORNING WITH NO MORE BIDS. INDUSTRY CANADA HAS TOLD BIDDERS THAT IF IT DOESN'T HEAR...

July 16th, 2008 Howard Solomon

Blogging Idols ponder wireless prices

Blogging Idols ponder wireless prices

Wireless data rates in Canada may be higher than those in Rwanda, but the fact remains: It can still cost...

June 1st, 2008 ComputerWorld Canada

The Wireless Spectrum Playoffs, Round 5

The Wireless Spectrum Playoffs, Round 5

Novus WirelessNovus Wireless Inc., formed with the sole purpose of participating in the spectrum auction, has placed a $17.6-million deposit...

May 4th, 2008 Kathleen Lau and Greg Meckbach

Quebec SMBs can accelerate to 50 Mbps on Web

Quebec SMBs can accelerate to 50 Mbps on Web

It was a little later than promised, but Videotron has begun to deploy the fastest city-wide SMB and residential Internet...

February 5th, 2008 Howard Solomon

Public Wi-Fi still has legs

Public Wi-Fi still has legs

For the average Internet user, wireless means Wi-Fi. Most routers used in offices and at hot-spots in local cafes and...

July 18th, 2007 Tim Wilson