Bitter startups leave wireless association

Bitter startups leave wireless association

In an unexpected move –and an unexpected show of unanimity from competitors – three of the country’s startup wireless carriers...

April 10th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Canadian VoIP provider offers to buy Wind

Canadian VoIP provider offers to buy Wind

  The fight over ownership of Wind Mobile has started with an Ontario-based mobile VoIP supplier offering to pay $1...

March 27th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Wind, Public Mobile cheer new wireless rules

Wind, Public Mobile cheer new wireless rules

Telecommunications industry analysts didn’t think there was much meat for startup wireless carriers to feast on from Industry Minister Christian...

March 8th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Orascom to take over Wind Mobile

Orascom to take over Wind Mobile

The Harper government’s hope of getting a foreign telecommunications company to plant a flag firmly in Canada has been realized.Orascom...

January 18th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Lacavera says he’s still in charge at Wind

Lacavera says he’s still in charge at Wind

  Wind Mobile’s financial backer will soon become the wireless startup’s biggest shareholder, meaning it will be Canada’s only foreign...

October 22nd, 2012 Howard Solomon

Wind still cloudy on auction

Wind still cloudy on auction

Industry Canada’s decision on whether to tighten the rules on cellular roaming and tower sharing will play a big role...

September 13th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Carriers gang up on Bell, Telus on auction rules

Carriers gang up on Bell, Telus on auction rules

It’s been said that if everyone is upset by a proposal, then the idea must be good. By that yardstick Industry...

June 28th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Technology News Gallery: June 11, 2012

Technology News Gallery: June 11, 2012

Data demandA 189-page consultant's report to Industry Canada says mobile data traffic will grow 30 times between now and the...

June 11th, 2012 Ganesh

Wind makes appeal to Shaw, Videotron

Wind makes appeal to Shaw, Videotron

The head of Wind Mobile has made a pitch to two of the country’s biggest cablecos to join him in...

June 6th, 2012 Howard Solomon