Cable & Telecom

Shaw to provide free Wi-Fi across entire metro Vancouver transit system

NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. and CALGARY – TransLink and Shaw Communications announced Wednesday the two organizations will team up to deliver free Wi-Fi for transit customers across Metro Vancouver starting in 2020.“We have half-a-million people ride our system every day, and when we ask them what they’d like to see on transit, Wi-Fi is one of the most frequent requests,” said TransLink CEO Kevin Desmond in the joint press release. “We’re proud to be the first transit authority in Canada to offer this free Wi-Fi service and we’re doing it at no cost to our customers or taxpayers.”Starting in 2020, TransLink...

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.