Feds give conditional OK for rural broadband projects

Feds give conditional OK for rural broadband projects

Seventeen organizations, including some of the biggest names in telecommunications, have received “conditional approval” for 52 projects under Industry Canada’s...

May 10th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Backgrounder: Canada

Backgrounder: Canada

The Harper government is keeping the lid on details its new planned strategy for loosening the rules covering foreign ownership...

March 4th, 2010 Howard Solomon

CATA puts innovation debate on LinkedIn, Facebook

CATA puts innovation debate on LinkedIn, Facebook

The Ottawa-based Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA Alliance) is using social networks to launch a discussion about the country’s innovation gap...

January 25th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

CRTC speeds up Globalive foreign ownership review

CRTC speeds up Globalive foreign ownership review

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission has corrected a public notice after a new entrant to the nation’s wireless industry...

July 22nd, 2009 Brian Jackson

How Bill C-61 can discourage coders

How Bill C-61 can discourage coders

As members of Parliament wait for the House of Commons to resume next month, Canadians are up in arms over...

July 26th, 2008 Greg Meckbach

IT 360 keynote: Keith Parsonage, Industry Canada

IT 360 keynote: Keith Parsonage, Industry Canada

Over the past decade, Canada has transitioned from an industrial economy to a networked economy said Keith Parsonage, Director General...

April 9th, 2008 Lisa Williams

Canada needs common sense copyright reform

Canada needs common sense copyright reform

It all started at the end of last year when rumours of an impending Conservative government copyright reform bill started...

March 23rd, 2008 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Industry Canada names spectrum auction applicants

Industry Canada names spectrum auction applicants

The players are at the table, and there are a couple of surprising faces looking to be dealt into Industry...

March 18th, 2008 Dave Webb

Industry Canada announces spectrum auction applicants

Industry Canada announces spectrum auction applicants

The players are at the table, and there are a couple of surprising faces looking to be dealt into Industry...

March 13th, 2008 Dave Webb