Bell insists on some form of usage-based billing

Bell insists on some form of usage-based billing

Internet carriers must be able to tie their wholesale rates to independent Internet providers to some form of usage-based billing...

July 11th, 2011 Howard Solomon

CRTC starts Internet wholesale pricing hearing

CRTC starts Internet wholesale pricing hearing

Arguably the three most despised words in the country at the beginning of the year were usage-based billing. The Canadian...

July 10th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Independent study needed for UBB: Telus

Independent study needed for UBB: Telus

An independent study of consumer Internet usage is needed to prove whether service providers need tools like usage-based billing to...

May 6th, 2011 Howard Solomon

NDP digital platform leaves unanswered questions

NDP digital platform leaves unanswered questions

A federal New Democrat government will ensure that all Canadians have access to high-speed Internet access, according to the party’s...

April 11th, 2011 Howard Solomon

CRTC sets July date for another UBB hearing

CRTC sets July date for another UBB hearing

Telecommunications carriers and Internet providers will slug out their differences over wholesale billing publicly this summer when the federal telecommunications...

March 11th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Businesses hurt by UBB, says public group

Businesses hurt by UBB, says public group

Digital businesses will be hurt if the country’s major Internet transport carriers are allowed to impose usage-based billing on consumer...

February 9th, 2011 Howard Solomon

ISPs may raise rates after CRTC ruling

ISPs may raise rates after CRTC ruling

Eight months ago the federal telecom regulator gave the Bell group of companies a big win in their battle to...

May 6th, 2010 Howard Solomon