Cable & Telecom

Distributel kills off data caps

TORONTO - Distributel Communications announced Thursday it has eliminated all internet overage charges permanently on all current broadband plans. In March, the company announced it would temporarily waive these fees in order to support the large number of customers whose families are working and learning from home during the Covid-19 crisis, but came to realize this should be a permanent thing. "Our customers' satisfaction is extremely important to us. They told us that they truly appreciated having data caps removed and that it made a real difference for them," said Matt Stein, CEO of Distributel, in the company announcement. "We...

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.