Internet Canada

Fido Internet? Rogers Launches Service Aimed At Millennials

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.20.2015 | Canada Business

Fido isn’t just for cellphones anymore. The flanker wireless brand owned by Rogers Communications has jumped into the internet service business,...

'Gigabit' Internet Comes To Canada

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Faster and more capable Internet services are headed your way from some of the country's biggest telecommunications providers, but the cha...

Canadians Are The World's Biggest Internet Users

CBC | Posted 05.27.2015 | Canada Business

Canadians are among the biggest online addicts in the world, visiting more sites and spending more time on the internet than anyone else in the world,...

This Map Says It All About Canada's Crappy Internet

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada Business

When we talk about internet speed, we mostly talk about downloads — how long it takes for something to come in. But in these days of selfies, YouTub...

37 Countries With Faster Internet Than Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.29.2013 | Canada Business

Canada has some of the slowest internet speeds in the developed world. According to data from broadband research company Ookla, Canadians on averag...

Canada Should Build Own Web Network To Avoid NSA Spying: Industry Group

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.03.2013 | Canada Business

The head of the agency that manages Canada’s .ca domain says the country should build out its own internet infrastructure to avoid spying by the U.S...

Rogers Plans Cheaper Internet For Low-Income People

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada Business

A Rogers Communications initiative will help “bridge Canada's digital divide” by providing residents of Toronto Community Housing Corp. (TCHC) wit...

The Big Guys Bring Back Unlimited Internet

CBC | Posted 04.22.2013 | Canada Business

Big telecommunications companies have started offering unlimited internet packages for the first time in years, ahead of a decision by Canada's teleco...

Telecoms Set Their Sights On This

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.17.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Canada's big telecom companies are not only fighting for cellphone customers, but for high-speed Internet subscribers as more and more digi...

Are You Getting The Internet Speed You Pay For?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - A new report says consumers need better disclosure from Internet providers about speed and performance claims.The report by an Ottawa-based a...

Are Your Kids Safe Online? Tips for Protecting Tots in Cyberspace

Sharon Vinderine | Posted 03.22.2013 | Canada Living
Sharon Vinderine

As busy as we are, we would never leave our toddlers alone in a park. We shouldn't leave our kids on the Internet alone either. Luckily there are many ways to make online time safe for our children.

Canada's Digitization Strategy Needs Dose of Fair Dealing

Michael Geist | Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada Business
Michael Geist

On Wednesday, a U.S. court ruled resoundingly for the universities, concluding that the practices fall squarely within U.S. fair use (good analysis from Grimmelman, Madison, Smith and Krews). The case is an important win for fair use and it points to a potential model for Canadian universities that have lagged behind in ensuring digital access to materials.

Canadians World Leaders On Internet, But Infrastructure Sucks: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Business

When it comes to taking full advantage of the opportunities the Web opens up, Canadians are world leaders, but the country is hobbled by substandard i...

Where Canada Stands In High-Speed Internet Rankings

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada Business

Virtually no one in South Korea is without access to broadband, according to new data from the OECD that also finds Canada moving up slightly among th...

No Internet In 1/5 Of Canadian Homes

Posted 11.16.2011 | Canada Business

(CBC)--About a fifth of Canadian households, many among the poorest in the country, still had no internet access in 2010, a survey suggests. Forty-...