telecoms

Canadians Have 4G Network Access 75% of the Time: OpenSignal

Have you ever wondered how Canadian telcos are progressing with their 4G LTE network expansion compared to what they are keen to mention in their press releases? OpenSignal is here to answer that question with their periodical report on the state of LTE. After analysing 17 billion measurements conducted by 500,687 OpenSignal 4G smartphone users between...

Government Agencies Ask Telecoms for Private Data 1.1 Million Times Annually

Canada’s Interim Privacy Commissioner Chantal Bernier reports government agencies annually seek private data from telecom companies well over 1 million times annually—without you knowing whether your data was shared or not, reports the Chronicle Herald: Nine telecoms and web companies told the privacy office that government agencies asked them for data a combined total of...