Rogers launching next-gen wireless service in two weeks

Rogers launching next-gen wireless service in two weeks

Two more weeks. That’s how long you’ll have to wait be able to download data on the Internet at up...

September 14th, 2009 Howard Solomon

Rogers claims wireless speed title

Rogers claims wireless speed title

If there was any doubt there’s a wireless speed race in Canada, it has been put to rest with Rogers Communications’...

July 29th, 2009 Howard Solomon

Spectrum auction anniversary: Countdown to launch

Spectrum auction anniversary: Countdown to launch

A year ago today, Ottawa engineered a $4.2-billion change in the Canadian wireless business.That’s what the government pulled in from...

July 22nd, 2009 Howard Solomon

Rogers-HP embedded notebook now in Canada

Rogers-HP embedded notebook now in Canada

Rogers CommunicationsInc. has become the first Canadian wireless operator to leverage the explodingpopularity of netbooks by bundling one of the...

July 13th, 2009 jennifer kavur and howard solomon

Wait before signing that cellphone deal, consultant advises Canadians

Wait before signing that cellphone deal, consultant advises Canadians

Despite tempting deals from the discount wireless brands of Bell Canada, Rogers Communications and Telus, a telecom consultant says consumers...

March 23rd, 2009 Howard Solomon

Google, Amazon ask CRTC to stop Internet traffic shaping

Google, Amazon ask CRTC to stop Internet traffic shaping

A submission to the Canada Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) this week from a coalition of companies including Google, Skype...

February 26th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

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