Nokia partners with Broadcom to diversify its chip supplier

Nokia has announced a partnership with Broadcom to develop its Reefshark system-on-chip (SoC) for its AirScale radio access hardware. The...

June 16th, 2020 Tom Li

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CRTC greenlights Bell’s spam fighting AI

The Canadian Radio and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) yesterday approved of Bell Canada's new AI-based anti-spam system on a 90-day trial basis....

June 10th, 2020 Tom Li

Telus ditches Huawei for Nokia and Ericsson for its 5G network

Telus today announced that it has selected Nokia and Ericsson to build its 5G network, retracting its original plan to...

June 2nd, 2020 Tom Li

Bell Canada signs deal with Ericsson for its 5G network

Developing story   Bell Canada today entered into a 5G supplier agreement with Ericsson, a Swedish telecommunication equipment manufacturer. The...

June 2nd, 2020 Tom Li

Bell prepares for year-end spectrum auction by selling 25 data centres to Equinix

Bell Canada Enterprises (BCE) sold 25 data centres held in 13 data centre sites for CA$1.04 billion to U.S. data...

June 1st, 2020 Tom Li

Canada’s network usage is exploding, and rural communities are getting left behind

Deemed an essential service, telecommunication is a vital tool in keeping the populous safe, and as social distancing drives work...

April 2nd, 2020 Tom Li

TekSavvy hikes prices for all residential internet subscribers, and says it may need to do it again

The dramatic surge in internet usage amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and the suspended CRTC wholesale pricing are making life difficult...

March 27th, 2020 Tom Li

Bell, Rogers, Telus and others temporarily remove internet data caps

As the COVID-19 virus keeps more of the workforce home, major Canadian internet service providers (ISPs) are removing the monthly...

March 17th, 2020 Tom Li

Expert says CRTC’s data plan proposals for telcos are ‘misguided’

This week, the Canadian Radio and Telecommunication Commission has been holding a review with major Canadian network operators to discuss...

February 21st, 2020 Tom Li