Cable & Telecom

Lower wireless speeds found in Conservative, Bloc ridings, says Opensignal

MOBILE ANALYTICS COMPANY Opensignal this week cross-referenced Canadian mobile service speeds and data throughput with our electoral results and found trends which are perhaps not so surprising.The company found its users, on average, have a better mobile experience in the ridings/districts where the Liberal Party won its seats. Considering the Liberals won a large number of urban seats, and the Conservatives will send a great many rural MPs to Ottawa, it’s unlikely this will come as a surprise, since wireless performance tends to be slower outside of urban regions.However, while it’s slower in the counties, it’s not as though Conservative-voting...

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.