Cable & Telecom

Globalstar’s SPOT X satellite messenger helps cell phone users stay connected

MISSISSAUGA, ON — Globalstar Canada Satellite is introducing a new two-way satellite messaging device that enables cell phone users to stay connected even when they are off the grid or experiencing unreliable network coverage.The new SPOT X device connects to a smartphone via Bluetooth to allow cell phone users to send and receive satellite messages through the SPOT X app. The two-way satellite messaging device (pictured) has a full QWERTY keyboard and its own dedicated Canadian mobile number, so others can conveniently message you directly at any time, Globalstar said in a news release.SPOT X provides unlimited use of 14...

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.