Canadian ISPs

Internet Prices in Canada Have Consistently Gone Up Since CRTC’s 2019 Wholesale Rates Ruling: Report

Consulting firm Wall Communications recently published its federal government-commissioned annual Canadian telecom report for 2022, revealing that internet prices in the country have consistently and considerably increased since 2019. Internet pricing has gone up across almost all "baskets," which are Wall's categories of internet connections according to the offered download speeds and data allowances. Level...

Montreal’s Oxio Breaks Down Canada’s Expensive Internet Prices

[caption id="attachment_374552" align="aligncenter" width="780"] Image: oxio[/caption] Independent internet service provider (ISP) oxio is setting out to do something unheard of in the Canadian telecommunications scene: be transparent with consumers and justify its pricing. "The internet in Canada isn't exactly known for its transparency. Or its fair prices. Or its healthy competition," the company said in a...

PCMag Reveals Which Canadian ISPs are Best for Gaming for 2022

According to PCMag’s annual test of the best gaming ISPs in Canada for 2022, Bell Canada has the best performance improvements of all major Canadian ISPs, closing the latency/jitter gap to take the top spot from last year’s winner, Shaw Communications. Locally, Manitoba’s ISP Valley Fiber took the title of Best ISP for Gamers in...

PC Mag Crowns Telus as the Fastest Canadian ISP for 2021

For the second consecutive year, Telus has been named Canada's fastest major internet service provider by PC Mag. While all the major players saw significant boosts in speed in 2021, Telus managed to expand the gap between itself and the competition by a big margin. According to the Canadian Internet Factbook 2020, 90% of Canadians...