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Videotron Launches 5G Network in Montreal

Videotron has launched its 5G network in Montreal, Quebec, powered by hardware from Samsung. "This is a big day for Videotron!" says Jean-François Pruneau, President and CEO of Videotron, in a statement. "5G technology is throwing the doors open to a world of marvels and Videotron is very enthusiastic about embarking on the path to...

Montreal STM Now 100% Connected to Bell, Rogers, Telus, Videotron LTE Networks

The Société de Transport de Montréal (STM), along with network partners Telus, Bell, Rogers and Videotron have announced the metro is now fully connected to 4G LTE mobile networks. All 68 stations and 71 km of tunnels are now connected to 4G LTE, in an announcement made on Thursday, after Jolicoeur, Monk and Angrignon stations went online...

Transit Launches Montreal’s First Mobile Fare for ARTM

The Autorité régionale de transport métropolitain (ARTM), the Montreal region's public transit governing authority, has partnered with Transit to launch a new single-ride bus fare valid on buses operated by the region’s four agencies: exo, Réseau de transport de Longueuil, Société de transport de Montréal and Société de transport de Laval. The fare includes free...

Apple Store Sainte-Catherine in Montreal Reopens After COVID-19 Closure

Back on August 10, the Apple Store Sainte-Catherine in Montreal, Quebec, closed down due to COVID-19. While Apple didn’t confirm if there was an outbreak of COVID-19 at the store, the company would only say it was "due to current COVID-19 conditions in some of the communities we serve." One anonymous tipster told iPhone in...

Apple to Open New Office Space in Downtown Montreal

La Tour Deloitte; Image via Cadillac Fairview Apple is set to expand its footprint in Montreal, Quebec, as according to sources speaking with The Logic, it will move into a larger office space in the city: In March, Apple will open its space in the 26 storey Deloitte Tower, a stone's throw from the Bell Centre,...

DoorDash Launches in Montreal with Free Delivery Promo for 30 Days

On-demand food delivery service, DoorDash, has announced it has launched in Montreal today, its first entry in Quebec and also its first predominantly French-speaking market. The company says over 750,000 residents in the following 10 boroughs will have access to DoorDash from 11am-10pm, seven days a week: Ahuntsic Cartierville Côte-des-Neiges Décarie Lachine Monkland Notre-Dame-de-Grâce (locally...

UberÉLECTRIQUE Launches in Montreal: Ridesharing with Electric Vehicles

UberÉLECTRIQUE has launched in Montreal today, which Uber calls “a first step towards electrification in ridesharing,” at an announcement made today in Montreal, Quebec, at Joe Beef Park. Uber has partnered with l’Association des véhicules électrique du Québec (AVEC) and Electric Mobility Canada (EMC), to offer electric ridesharing for customers from 100 driver-partners who drive an...

Restaurant Booking App ‘Resy’ Launches in Canada with Montreal Debut

New York-based restaurant reservation app, Resy, has launched in Canada, part of its recent international expansion. The first launch city is Montreal, while Toronto and Vancouver are “soon to come.” “From the beginning, we’ve been focused on elevating the restaurant hospitality industry by partnering with the very best restaurants in the cities we’re in,” shared...