Canadian telecom MVNOs react to CRTC non-decision

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) decided on Mar. 22 that it would need to study and revisit the...

April 4th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

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No immediate changes to CRTC’s wholesale wireless framework

Those waiting for the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission’s (CRTC) big decision on whether to allow the resale of wireless...

March 22nd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

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Hashtag Trending – Alexa in Canada, unlocked smartphones, Bitcoin on Wall Street

Amazon Echo ships to Canada. Free unlocked smartphones for all! And Bitcoin is now available on a government-backed exchange. Tomorrow,...

December 4th, 2017 Brian Jackson

New CRTC chairman’s experience described as both an asset and a conflict

Ian Scott was confirmed as the new Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) chairman earlier this week, and so far, reaction...

July 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Industry veteran Ian Scott is new CRTC chairman

Ian Scott will be named the next chairman of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission on Tuesday, according to media...

July 18th, 2017 Brian Jackson

TNW Wireless asks CRTC to compel Bell, Telus to make wholesale roaming agreements

A wireless provider that wants to offer data-only phone subscriptions across Canada is appealing to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications...

July 4th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Is the next Mike Lazaridis still waiting for high speed Internet?

As we celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, it’s worth reminding ourselves what it means to be a Canadian. Which brings me...

June 27th, 2017 David Crane

CRTC bans cellphone unlocking fees, orders that all future devices be unlocked

A key rule has been changed for Canada's wireless service providers. Under a Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) ruling...

June 15th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

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Liberals ask CRTC to review WiFi roaming decision; start down path to 5G

Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains will direct the Federal Cabinet to review a March 1 decision by...

June 5th, 2017 Brian Jackson