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Bell kicks LTE speeds up for faster data downloads

When the country's three biggest wireless carriers launched LTE service several years ago, their initial download data speeds were nowhere...

August 26th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Ericsson achieves 5Gbps over 5G network

Swedish telecommunication technology provider Ericsson said it managed to send out data at 5 gigabits per second over a wireless...

July 7th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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B.C., Rogers announce $450 million wireless coverage plan

The B.C. government is partnering with Rogers to expand the province's wireless networks. The $450-million, three-year plan will expand wireless...

June 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


LTE not fast enough? Get ready for 5G

Most Canadian cellular carriers are nicely cruising in true 4G mode – that is, with LTE-based networks – after the...

April 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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B.C. provider starts fixed LTE-based broadband service

A British Columbia service provider has become the second Canadian telco to use LTE equipment from China's Huawei Technologies to provide...

April 8th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Complaints as Telus makes Public Mobile subscribers switch

Public Mobile gambled in 2008 when it bought slices of spectrum in Ontario and Quebec few wanted because there weren't...

March 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Eastlink Wireless celebrates 1st year

Eastlink Wireless celebrates 1st year

The parent company of Eastlink Wireless marked its first 12 months in business by spending almost $20.3 million on spectrum...

February 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Rogers wins LTE race, by one company’s measure

Every day Canadians are bombarded with marketing from the country’s three biggest wireless carriers about their fast and extensive LTE...

February 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Telefonica launches global Wi-Fi

Spanish telecommunications firm Telefonica S.A. has forged an agreement with airports and hotel chains around the world to launch Wi-Fi...

January 14th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano