March 19, 2018 1 hour 24 min ago

COMMENTARY: $200 million for 5G. Still zero million for those who can’t afford any G

THE SHALLOW BANALITY of the announcement is what's initially most irksome. Today's press release touted the federal government's involvement in helping fund leading-edge 5G technology development in Ontario and Quebec - something it says is brand new but was actually announced 17 months ago - and the best three levels of government and five leading tech companies can come up with as a lead is: “Imagine a world where you start off the day right because your refrigerator has tracked how much food you have and ordered replacement items for you. Read More »