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The new code kicked in on Dec. 1.
Both companies have asked for an extension to a Dec. 1 deadline set by the CRTC.
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Canadians lose more than $1 billion a year to overage fees, data suggests.
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Nearly a quarter of under-35s watch TV exclusively online.
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The media giant has been banned from substituting U.S. ads with Canadian ones.
But conventional TV is still bleeding money.
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A Canadian culture that can't speak to the many variations of Canadianness through its own storytelling really doesn't seem like much of a Canada at all.
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Some wonder whether the days of a fiercely pro-consumer telecom watchdog are over.
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It's not difficult to imagine how an alert on your cellphone in a time of emergency could save you, your family and friends or even total strangers.
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It is hard to imagine any other major country leaving their broadcast regulator in limbo without a permanent leader for four months, or even longer.
The telecom regulator also clarified the rules surrounding family cellphone plans.
Jean-Pierre Blais had some direct words for the CBC as well.
Melanie Joly joined HuffPost Canada for a Q&A.
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"The digital divide is unacceptable."
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Canadian content depends upon a level playing field against the large intermediaries such as the major ISPs that often control both carriage and content. That has not changed over the past eight years. If anything, a level playing field is more important.
The ability to offer a price is itself a form of communication, if not of speech. The freedom to differentiate product, service and price is at the heart of a market economy. Courts in Netherlands, Sweden, and Slovenia have struck down restrictions on zero rating. For the most part, the world's telecom regulators are permissive, if not encouraging, of a practice that creates competition and allows different people to meet their needs at different price points. The CRTC is going in the opposite direction of the world's telecom regulators; it seems to believe that it knows better than the user herself.
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On net neutrality, Canada and the U.S. are moving in opposite directions.
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Exemptions to wireless data caps are history.
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Your phone will soon warn you when there is an emergency in your area, or a child is believed to have been kidnapped. The CRTC, Canada’s telecom watchdog, has ordered all the country’s wireless provid...
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Still, the TV providers are hanging in there.
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More than 943,000 devices were unlocked in 2016, according to the CRTC.
"It's the outcome we predicted," Bell Media said.
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The company won't say how many people jobs it's cutting.
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Telecom costs for Bell Canada customers are increasing in 2017. Unfortunately for Bell customers, the $5 monthly increase on home Internet comes hot on the heels of an unprecedented move from independent Internet service provider TekSavvy, who made waves with promises to increase speeds and cut prices by nearly the same amount.
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There's "room for improvement" on Canadian wireless billing.
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Allowing American Super Bowl ads in Canada would undermine U.S.-Canada relations, Rubio says.
“We are making changes for virtually our entire customer base.”
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And Bell Media isn't happy about it.
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And some customers are not happy.
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Canadians pay some of the highest prices in the world for telecom services, but those bills could change next year.
Amazon Prime Video could prove a challenge for Canada's broadcasters.
The company argues its services do not fall under the Broadcasting Act.