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Canada's Internet Needs to Join the 21st Century

Benjamin Klass | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada Business
Benjamin Klass

Mr. Moore, Mr. Harper, Mr. Blais, we have given the large carriers our trust. And they have abused it. It's now up to you -- we need you to work together to ensure that our networks are open to content producers, to innovative service providers, and most of all, to ordinary Canadian citizens. We need more than tweets, more than press releases and pamphlets. We are asking for a firm commitment to ensure that the large network operators will no longer be artificially favoured over upstart innovators and competitors, a commitment to providing Canadians with a bright and lasting digital future.

Only This One Man Can Save Quebec Culture

Guillaume Déziel | Posted 12.17.2014 | Canada
Guillaume Déziel

I challenge Pierre Karl Péladeau to leave his reign at the head of Quebecor holding his head high; and to make a gesture towards the greater good and the safeguarding of our culture. If he takes the first step, the other ISPs in Quebec, in Canada and one day in the rest of the world won't have a choice but to follow.

Looks Like We May Get A 4th Major Wireless Company After All

CP | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Quebecor is eyeing the establishment of Canada's fourth national wireless carrier if barriers such as high roaming fees and tower sharing p...

BOYCOTT?

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.10.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - It seems Pierre Karl Peladeau's jump into politics for the sovereigntist Parti Quebecois is sparking an unexpected backlash against one of ...

U.S. Companies Hang Up On Wireless Spectrum Auction

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.23.2013 | Canada Business

There was no sign of foreign competition in the list of potential bidders for a piece of Canada's wireless market, with the names of the country's thr...

Bell Canada Says It's Moving Away From Traffic-Throttling

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.24.2012 | Canada Business

In a move likely to be cheered by heavy Internet users and small Internet companies alike, Bell Canada has told its business partners that it’s movi...

Montreal Canadiens May Be Sued For File-Sharing ‘The Hurt Locker’

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.28.2011 | Canada Business

A website that specializes in reporting on digital piracy says it has identified the Montreal Canadiens among the IP addresses targeted in a piracy la...

File-Sharing Lawsuits Coming To Canada?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.12.2011 | Canada Business

Thousands of Canadians may soon find themselves facing a lawsuit from the makers of the Oscar-winning movie The Hurt Locker, thanks to a federal judge...

Shaw Abandons Plans For Cellphone Business

CP | Sunny Freeman, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.01.2011 | Canada Business

Shaw Communications has pulled the plug on plans to launch a wireless phone service, favouring instead a less risky venture into Wi-Fi services — a ...

New Cellphone Companies Make Big Strides In Canada

CP | Posted 09.27.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - New providers in Canada's wireless phone market captured 25 per cent of those who subscribed to cellphone service in 2010, according to a re...