Cable & Telecom

Fido announces new high-speed mobile service

TORONTO - Fido has announced that its third-generation, high-speed mobile service is now available to customers in 25 markets from Chicoutimi to Victoria. Services include mobile and multimedia features such as wireless video calling, streaming video-on-demand, over 25 channels of mobile television and streaming radio-on-demand, including XM Satellite radio stations. Fido customers using the 3G protocol will experience mobile download speeds similar to broadband high-speed Internet, the company said in a statement. Customers can also use the “Out and About” application to look up listings for local restaurants, bars, concerts and shows on their handset. “With features like video calling...

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.