Cable & Telecom

EBOX signs first two clients in Abitibi

VAL D’OR, Que. – After saying in July it would begin offering Internet, telephone and television as a third party internet access provider, Québec independent provider, EBOX announced Tuesday morning it had connected its first two clients in Val d’Or in northwestern Québec, using Cablevision’s infrastructure. Cablevision, a Bell subsidiary in the Abitibi region, has seen competition arrive recently with Videotron interconnecting recently, too. EBOX is saying rates are 50% cheaper than its main rival and it will also allow its clients to keep their own modems, as long as they are compatible with their equipment. Presently offering services in...

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.