Cable & Telecom

TextMeAnywhere donating $100,000 in text-to-landline service

TORONTO — TextMeAnywhere, a service launched last year by Toronto-based Unite Communications, announced today it is donating six months of its text-to-landline service to 1,000 small retailers across North America, in an effort to help the retail sector get back on its feet. “By offering over $100,000 worth of service, we hope to help relieve some of the struggles businesses face on the road to recovery following setbacks brought on by Covid-19 and get the economy moving again,” reads a press release. The TextMeAnywhere service turns any existing business landline into a textable number, without requiring any changes to existing phone services....

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.