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Published: February 23rd, 2021


Telesat to receive $400 million investment from Quebec

Telesat, a Canadian satellite operator, has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the government of Quebec for a...

February 22nd, 2021 Tom Li

SpaceX granted basic telecom license in Canada

The Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunication Commission (CRTC) is granting Space Exploration Technologies Corp., also known as SpaceX, a Basic International...

October 19th, 2020 Tom Li

SpaceX, spacecraft technology, satellites

SpaceX plans satellite fleet for low-cost Internet  

Elon Musk, founder of high-end electric car company Tesla Motors and private space transport firm SpaceX announced plans to launch...

November 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Google and EchoStar team up for TV ad deal

Google and EchoStar team up for TV ad deal

As part of its previously stated plan to expand into television advertising, Google Inc. has signed a multi-year deal with...

April 3rd, 2007 Juan Carlos Perez

NBC seeks network stability for Olympics

NBC seeks network stability for Olympics

When NBC Universal begins its television coverage of the summer Olympic Games from Athens next month, the broadcasting and cable...

July 22nd, 2004 Matt Hamblen

No more lost at sea thanks to satellite tracking

No more lost at sea thanks to satellite tracking

If the Edmund Fitzgerald had been equipped with a little antenna box that fed location information to a satellite, would...

August 23rd, 2001 Victoria Berry

No more lost at sea

No more lost at sea

Imagine if the Edmund Fitzgerald had a little antenna box on board that fed location information to a geo level...

August 9th, 2001 Victoria Berry

RCMP looks to the sky

RCMP looks to the sky

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police have gone from the 19th century to the 21st in the last five years, according...

May 3rd, 2001 Victoria Berry

Globalstar set for satellite phone launch in Q1 2000

Globalstar set for satellite phone launch in Q1 2000

While other satellite telephone operators have achieved limited success in the Canadian market, the superior quality and cheaper price of...

December 2nd, 1999 Linda Stuart