Cable & Telecom

Fido shakes out five free hours of data a month

TORONTO – Fido customers on select plans may stop searching for WiFi and tap in to one free hour of data, five times a month – on top of the data included in their plans.The Rogers-owned wireless company said Wednesday that the new feature, known as Data Bytes, is available to all Fido Pulse plan customers while connected to the Fido network.  With a simple shake of their phone while in the Fido My Account app, customers may start a session and track their remaining time by the minute.  A notification will let them know when the free data session has...

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.