CRTC crackdown on phone fraudsters could snag VoIP calls: analyst

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) is considering a new measure to block fraudulent and unwanted telemarketing calls that...

November 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson

OPINION: Call-block app long overdue

OPINION: Call-block app long overdue

Some months ago, I received a call on my mobile. A pre-recorded voice warned me: “Attention! Your new car warranty...

January 13th, 2010 Dave Webb

Primus offers relief from nuisance calls

Primus offers relief from nuisance calls

Primus Canada recently announced the launch of is Telemarketing Guard product. Free to Primus’ residential customers, the technology is designed...

October 3rd, 2007 Tim Wilson

Reader feedback loop

Reader feedback loop

This week I need to follow up on some reader feedback. Following the recent column “Entropy, identity and reputation” reader...

November 9th, 2006 Mark Gibbs

Canada must comply with U.S. registry: Analyst

Canada must comply with U.S. registry: Analyst

By Lindsay BruceNetwork World CanadaAlthough Canada currently doesn't have a mandatory do not call (DNC) registry, the impact of the...

January 22nd, 2004 Lindsay Bruce