Analysis: The A,B,Cs of the next spectrum auction

Analysis: The A,B,Cs of the next spectrum auction

For most of us, an auction is a simple thing: There’s one item up for grabs, and winner takes all....

March 20th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Public Mobile, Mobilicity mark 1st anniversaries

Public Mobile, Mobilicity mark 1st anniversaries

This month marks the first anniversary for two of the newest wireless carriers in the country, Mobilicity and Public Mobile....

May 25th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Videotron set to launch wireless in Quebec

Videotron set to launch wireless in Quebec

Videotron Ltd., which plans to announce its cellular wireless service on Thursday, will be a viable competitor to Bell Canada...

September 8th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Public Mobile debuts May 26 in Toronto

Public Mobile debuts May 26 in Toronto

Canada will have eight wireless carriers next week when Public Mobile turns on its new network.  Staffers at the startup’s...

May 21st, 2010 Howard Solomon

Breaking News: Public Mobile starts service next week

Breaking News: Public Mobile starts service next week

Canada will have eight wireless carriers next week when Public Mobile turns on its new network. Staffers at the startup’s...

May 20th, 2010 Howard Solomon

CRTC asks Public Mobile for

CRTC asks Public Mobile for

Wireless startup Public Mobile Inc. will have to make change to its ownership structure to ensure control by Canadian shareholders...

April 23rd, 2010 Howard Solomon

ACTRA slams government’s Wind Mobile decision

ACTRA slams government’s Wind Mobile decision

 A lobbyist for Canadian artists says the federal government did not have to give Globalive Wireless Management Corp. a licence...

April 1st, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Public Mobile’s network is LTE-ready

Public Mobile’s network is LTE-ready

  Wireless startup Public Mobile will start offering service in May with its new CDMA-based network, a 3G standard which cellular...

March 18th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Telecom foreign ownership restrictions archaic: Report

Telecom foreign ownership restrictions archaic: Report

A Montreal telecom analyst says Canada’s foreign ownership restrictions are “archaic” but in the absence of any movement to change...

February 24th, 2010 Greg Meckbach