Cable & Telecom

Ranks of cord-cutters growing, Stateside

CUTTING THE TRADITIONAL home phone line is becoming an increasingly popular thing to do among young Americans, reports research company In-Stat. The typical cord cutter is under 35 years old with a small household and a lower income than the traditional phone user, the high-tech market research firm says. "The largest number of current cord cutters – those who do not have a landline, but rely solely on their mobile phone – are those one might expect: young, single, living alone, or sharing quarters such as a dormitory or rooming house," said Jill Meyers, In-Stat analyst. "In many cases, these...

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.