Cable & Telecom

Rogers flips switch on 700 MHz spectrum in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto

VANCOUVER, CALGARY, and TORONTO – Rogers wasted no time in deploying its new 700 MHz spectrum, flipping the switch for customers in select Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto communities on Thursday.Rogers said that its 700 MHz spectrum makes its LTE network even better for customers by offering improved signal quality in basements, elevators and in buildings with thick concrete walls, meaning customers will have more LTE signal bars on their phones and tablets and will be less likely to drop down to lower speeds.The company added that it will continue to roll out 700 MHz in both rural and urban markets...

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.