Mobilicity chairman John Bitove, right, at the carrier's launch May 2010 © IT World Canada

Published: September 5th, 2014


Security rules strain Canadian, U.S. IT contractors looking for federal work

News last week that a cyber attack at a third-party firm that performs background checks for U.S. government employees had compromised data...

August 27th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Revenue Canada issues tax app

Some CIOs have trouble talking to chief financial officers about technology -- those routers, IP addresses, software licences, service-oriented architectures,...

August 27th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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To delete or not to delete? That is the federal question

Almost everyone working for an organization has an overflowing email inbox. Some employers have standards on keeping the size down, while...

August 27th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Ottawa to spring 3500 MHz spectrum for urban, rural areas

A year ago Industry Canada promised the wireless industry it would try to allocate 750 MHz worth of spectrum for...

August 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Calgary economists insist fourth national cellular carrier not needed

Two Calgary economists are standing firm on their argument that Ottawa is wasting its time trying to promote a fourth...

August 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Court to look into police ability to get wireless subscriber data

The ability of Canada's electronic spy agency and police departments to monitor residents' digital communications is back in the news...

August 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canadian CIOs focus on core technologies for digital success

By Adam McCormac, Gartner, Inc. Along with their counterparts around the world, Canadian CIOs are transitioning to a new era...

August 8th, 2014 Gartner

Ontario county moxie helps lure a telecom consultant

Local counties and regions across the country that have invested in broadband often have case studies for boasting how they...

July 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Rogers discriminates in wholesale roaming fees for competitors: CRTC

The federal telecom regulator has slapped Rogers Communications for unjust discrimination against competitors in its wholesale Canadian roaming rates for...

July 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon