Latest Telecoms News about Canada

One in Ten (9%) Canadians Do Not Have Internet Access at Home

  Relevance (49%) Trumps Cost (30%), As Main Reason for Canadians Not Subscribing to Internet at Home ...

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14% Mobile Connected Commuters Engage in Commuter Commerce

  More than one in ten (14%) mobile connected commuters engage in commuter commerce, according to an Ipsos poll conducted on behalf of PayPal....

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Video content increasingly consumed on mobile technologies

  The percentage of Anglophones who watched Internet video content on a tablet grew from 20% in 2013 to 26% in 2014, while among Francophones it increased from 16% to 25%...

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Bell Canada Fined for Fake App Reviews

  Bell Canada has been fined C$1.25 million after its employees were found to be giving positive reviews for its own mobile apps on app stores....

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Brightstar Expands with Acquisition of Canada-based WirelessWorks

  Handset logistics company, Brightstar has announced the acquisition of Ontario-based WirelessWorks, a specialized consulting and solutions provider...

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BlackBerry to Acquire Good Technology

  BlackBerry has announced that it is buying the mobile email vendor, Good Technology for $425 million in cash....

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Canada to Clamp Down on Spam Calls

  The CRTC has launched a public consultation to help Canadians manage unsolicited telecommunications and illegitimate telemarketing calls....

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Growth in Canada's telecommunications restrained by affordability

  Sharp price increases, changing consumption habits and a slower economy will cause Canadian consumers to reassess their telecommunications spending in 2015....

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Canadians Able to Terminate Long Contracts without Penalty

  Canadians who signed 3-year contracts with their phone providers can now break them a year early, without paying a penalty charge....

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Canada Plans Third Radio Spectrum Auction in 2015

  The auction, featuring unallocated spectrum licences from the recent 700 MHz and AWS-3 auctions, will be held this August....

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