Canadian telecom sector competitive in world market, IoT will help it be more efficient: new report

Most Canadians believe the country’s telecommunication (telecom) industry is uncompetitively expensive and compares poorly to those in other regions, but...

May 15th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

James Moore, minister of industry canada

Cap could help Telus edge out Rogers and Bell in 2500 MHz spectrum auction

Industry Canada is holding another spectrum auction today and a limit on how much of 250 MHz frequency band or...

April 14th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

ideotron 4Degrees Colocation data centre Quebec City

Videotron acquires largest data centre in Quebec City

Videotron Ltd. continues to grow with its recent acquisition of new cellular airwave licenses as well as the biggest data...

March 18th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Wind Mobile snaps up new spectrum licences

Toronto-based small wireless operator Wind Mobile snapped up new spectrum licences in the latest auction for airwaves in the AWS-3...

March 6th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Wireless charging gets a boost

Two of three organizations focused on developing standards for the wireless charging of devices have announced their plans to join...

January 6th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Quebecor waiting for government regulation of roaming prices

Ottawa may have signaled support for smaller carriers with its announcement on Monday of a greater allocation of wireless spectrum...

July 10th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

AWS-3 spectrum auction rules to favour small wireless players

The Government of Canada today took steps to streamline its next spectrum auction and introduced some mechanisms that would provide...

July 7th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

CRTC releases draft of new wireless code

CRTC releases draft of new wireless code

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) called on the public to share their views on a draft  wireless service...

January 28th, 2013

Tighter cell tower rules come to Saskatoon

Tighter cell tower rules come to Saskatoon

There is a need for public consultation before companies can build cell towers near people’s homes in Saskatoon, according to...

January 22nd, 2013