CRTC says you’re getting the internet speeds you’re paying for

Canadians are receiving higher-than-advertised internet speeds from major internet service providers (ISPs), found the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC)....

September 10th, 2020 Tom Li

Suspended CRTC wholesale internet price gets the nod from Bell, but reseller ISP warns of higher subscription costs

As the CRTC continues its internet wholesale rates review, suspending its proposed 2019 rate has caused one internet reseller to...

August 19th, 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

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

ISED details 3,500MHz 5G spectrum auction criterias

The Innovation, Science, and Economic Development (ISED) of Canada has detailed the guidelines surrounding the upcoming 3,500MHz wireless spectrum frequency...

March 5th, 2020 Tom Li

Canada has highest wireless value among G7 nations: U.S. study

A new U.S. study commissioned by the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA) said that Canada offers leading mobile propositions for consumers...

March 3rd, 2020 Tom Li

Federal court extends CRTC wholesale pricing suspension

The Federal court has extended the suspension of CRTC’s proposed retroactive internet wholesale pricing until it can confirm a hearing...

November 29th, 2019 Tom Li

Bell petition to cabinet: cheaper wholesale internet ‘yield no real benefits for Canadians

Bell Canada has filed a petition to the cabinet in its latest effort to overturn the new internet wholesale rates...

November 15th, 2019 Tom Li

Canadian Telecom Summit debates policies and competition

MISSISSAUGA – Canada's telecom industry spent three days last week at the 18th annual Canadian Telecom Summit exploring issues that...

June 10th, 2019 Alex Coop