700mhz auction

Rogers Says NHL Fans Will Benefit from 700MHz Spectrum Auction

Industry Canada has received its payments from telcos from the 700MHz wireless spectrum auction and licenses have been delivered. Rogers spent $3.29 billion for the spectrum and was the only carrier to secure two 12MHz blocks of contiguous, paired 700MHz lower band spectrum in every market nationwide, which means faster downloads and less buffering when it...

700MHz Wireless Spectrum Auction Over, Results Coming This Week

The silence surrounding the 700MHz auction is over: In just a couple of days, we will find out the results of the key event which will mark the Canadian wireless landscape this year, the Financial Post has learned. Three different sources have revealed to the newspaper that the government has completed the 700MHz auction, and...

Ottawa Kicks Off the 700MHz Spectrum Auction Today

The day has arrived: the 700 MHz wireless spectrum auction will kick off today, and these high-quality airwaves will soon be available to participating carriers with one well-defined aim: to provide Canadian wireless subscribers enhanced, "high-speed wireless services on the latest technologies". "The 700 MHz spectrum auction is an important milestone for Canada. Soon, this high-quality...

Here are the Final Bidders for the 700MHz Spectrum Auction [LIST]

As per its 700MHz spectrum auction timeline, Industry Canada revealed the final list of qualified bidders yesterday, which has a dozen final candidates remaining after three have withdrawn from the original list revealed back in late September. https://twitter.com/ICMoreChoice/status/398940693038497792 Here’s the final list of 12 bidders, with some details in parentheses: Bell Mobility Inc. Bragg Communications...