Cable & Telecom

Videotron launches 30 and 50 Mbps tiers

MONTREAL – It’s not 100 Mbps like in its tests (that’s still pretty hard to deliver consistently) but Videotron today announced the launch of two new tiers of Internet service – some of the fastest download speeds in North America. The company’s new Ultimate Speed Internet 30 ($65 a month) and Ultimate Speed Internet 50 ($80 a month) will deliver speeds of 30 Mbps and 50 Mbps respectively. “The new services are tailored to the needs of modern connected families sharing one Internet link,” says the press release. The two services have total file transfer limits (uploads and downloads combined)...

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.