Category “Carriers”



Ottawa’s Throne Speech Targets High Wireless Rates, Aims to Lower Roaming Costs

The Federal Government maintains it will protect consumers and lower wireless costs, such as roaming charges.

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Wireless-Themed ‘Consumers First’ Website Updated to Accept Party Donations

A Conservative Party website that was focused on wireless issues has now broadened to include donations.

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WIND Mobile Financier Sawiris Says He’s Not a Spy, is “Finished with Canada”

Naguib Sawiris has declared he is done with investing his money in Canada.

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Rogers Mobile Network Declared Fastest in Canada by PCMag [LIST]

PCMag.com did a nationwide data speedtest and concluded Rogers to be the overall winner.


Bell Cuts Roaming Rates to Bermuda and Caribbean Islands by 47%

Bell has announced plans to cut its roaming fees to Bermuda and Caribbean destinations by 47%.

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This Guy Suffered from the Rogers Outage and He’s Not Even a Customer

A Brooklyn resident with the Twitter handle @Rogers felt the brunt of yesterday’s network outage.


Rogers: Network Outage Blamed on Signaling Traffic Surge, Not Outside Attack [u]

Rogers is still investigating the root cause of yesterday’s network outage but says it was not from an outside attack.


CRTC Wants Your Comments on the Future of 911 Services

The CRTC has asked Canadians to submit their comments on the future of 911 services.

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Rogers Launches $45, $55 ‘Smart Picks’ Plans to Match Telus and Bell

New $45 and $55 Smart Picks plans were launched by Rogers to respond to similar offers from Telus and Bell


Rogers CEO Apologizes for Network Outages, Credits Customers with 1 Day of Service [u]

Rogers has apologized for the cell network outage and has offered 1 day of service credit to postpaid customers.


T-Mobile Launches Unlimited Data Roaming in 100 Countries, Includes Canada

T-Mobile in the USA has announced unlimited global data roaming for those who sign up to international plans.


Rogers/Fido Cell Network Experiencing Outages Nationwide [u]

The Rogers/Fido cell network is experiencing outages throughout the country.