Canada delays key 3500MHz 5G spectrum auction to mid-2021

The Ministry of Innovation Science and Economic Development (ISED) of Canada announced today that the 3500MHz 5G spectrum auction will...

June 5th, 2020 Tom Li

Ontario government to invest $150 million into rural area network development

The Ontario provincial government has announced a $150 million investment in providing reliable broadband and cellular services to rural communities...

June 4th, 2020 Tom Li

Canadian wireless providers asked to carry COVID-19 advice texts from WHO

Canadians with wireless devices could soon be getting COVID-19 prevention advice by text as part of an arrangement between the...

April 21st, 2020 Howard Solomon

Canada ranks on top of Internet affordability: Economist

Canada ranks number one out of 75 countries when it comes to the cost of Internet access relative to income...

March 1st, 2017 Brian Jackson

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More Canadian telcos should detail police data requests: Privacy commissioner

Some Canadian telecom companies aren’t being up front about how many police requests for subscriber information they handle, the federal...

June 8th, 2016 Howard Solomon

a team working together

Telecom CEO: “Empower the right person with the right skillset to step up at the right time”

Early in her tenure as the new head and eoo-owner of Calgary-based Advantage Tower, Allison Earl had some heated moments...

June 7th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Cisco, mobile data, networks IoT, M2M

‘Smart traffic’ to push 10-fold growth in mobile data: Cisco

Rapidly growing shift from basic feature phones to smart phones, combined with expanding mobile device use and machine-to-machine (M2M) applications...

February 3rd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

data, big data, network, code

June 2104 in review: Big stories from big data

Big data held centre court this month, thanks to a conference in Toronto. We got a bunch of big stories...

December 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Subscriber retention behind Wi-Fi deployment

Improving customer experience and ultimately retaining subscribers if the key motivation behind carriers’ efforts to deploy next generation Wi-Fi technologies,...

December 2nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano