Cable & Telecom

Third-party ISP Babbl launches in B.C.

RICHMOND, B.C. — A new independent ISP, Babbl Communications, earlier this month launched an early release of its home Internet service in Richmond, Parksville and Nanaimo, British Columbia. The third-party ISP was founded in 2021 by Jason Speers, who is also the company’s president, and a team of telecom professionals. The company “is on a mission to give our customers a high-quality and reliable experience that’s completely free of the strict contracts required by traditional providers,” according to a press release. “As a digital-first company, Babbl can nimbly scale and flexibly adjust to our customers’ changing needs,” says Speers in...

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.