Cable & Telecom

Freedom Mobile launches Extended Range LTE in southern Ontario

CALGARY - Freedom Mobile has brought its Extended Range LTE rollout to Ontario, announcing Tuesday that the service is now available in Hamilton and some areas of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).The Shaw-owned carrier says that customers with compatible devices in these areas will now have better LTE coverage, including stronger indoor reception.According to Freedom Mobile’s website, Extended Range LTE is available in select areas of downtown Toronto, as well as Mississauga, Brampton, Pickering, and Milton.  Updates on the rest of the GTA are promised “soon”.Extended Range LTE launched first in Calgary earlier this month before rolling out in select areas...

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.