Cable & Telecom

Canadian company launching absolutely free phone

HAMILTON, Ont. – New Canadian phone maker AIRO.LIFE announced today it has secured the "Be Free" trademark in the United States, a key step towards its upcoming 10,000-phone trial in the U.S., planned for the third quarter of 2021. AIRO.LIFE's Be Free Phone “is a quality smartphone with data, calls and texts provided absolutely free for the end-user,” says the company. The business plan is paid for via content and ads which appear on the Android-powered phone. Company founder Doug Mochrie said in the press release acquiring the trademark "Be Free" in the U.S. is instrumental in defining and solidifying...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.