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Ottawa to spring 3500 MHz spectrum for urban, rural areas

A year ago Industry Canada promised the wireless industry it would try to allocate 750 MHz worth of spectrum for...

August 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Calgary economists insist fourth national cellular carrier not needed

Two Calgary economists are standing firm on their argument that Ottawa is wasting its time trying to promote a fourth...

August 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Wind Mobile’s numbers pick up

Those hoping that more wireless competition will mean the country's biggest telecom providers will restrain their pricing plans may be...

August 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Ontario county moxie helps lure a telecom consultant

Local counties and regions across the country that have invested in broadband often have case studies for boasting how they...

July 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Quebecor still lets analysts speculate on wireless

Speculation is one of the great freedoms reporters engage in, marshaling a fact here and a fact there to signal...

July 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Do we need a separate network for M2M traffic?

With the co-called Internet of Things only just getting started, it's sometimes hard for enterprises to plan strategies. There may...

July 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Primus Canada names new executive team for growth

The new CEO of Primus Telecommunications Canada has overhauled the carrier's executive team to achieve his goal of increasing the...

July 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Canadian firm helps monitor World Cup network

Canada doesn’t have a team in this year’s World Cup., but there’s Canadian network technology helping ensure the video, voice...

July 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Industry Canada once willing to let incumbents buy startups: Rogers

The Harper government has virtually declared that incumbent carriers won't ever be able to get hold of prized AWS spectrum...

June 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon