Cable & Telecom

Bell Canada launches speedy mobile data network

TORONTO – It’s been in the testing phase for a while, but Bell Canada today unveiled Bell Mobility's new leading-edge mobile data network, EV-DO (Evolution Data Optimized), “the fastest mobile data network ever commercialized,” says the company. The technology is the third generation (3G) of wireless networks and delivers data at download rates of up to 2.4Mbps, more than five times faster than anything else in Canada. "The future of wireless is here today - EV-DO will fuel the next phase of wireless growth and provide Canadians with highly advanced next generation services not previously available," said Robert Odendaal, president...