by Christina Peden Industry Canada has announced a plan to bring high-speed internet to 280,000 Canadian households currently without internet or with slower access. The program, dubbed Connecting Canadians, will extend access to broadband internet at speeds of at least 5 Mbps to 98 percent of Canadian households, particularly under-served rural and remote communities. The [...]
by Christina Peden Bell once again offers the fastest internet speed in the country on its fiber optic network, according to Netflix. The online streaming service yesterday released its ISP Speed Index for the month of May. April’s results caused quite a stir as communications giant Rogers came in dead last among 14 Canadian ISPs. [...]
Bell announced today the launch of Home Hub, a new modem and WiFi router combination designed exclusively for Bell Fibe customers. The company is promising WiFi speeds up to 3 times faster than most residential routers, as the device features the latest 802.11ac wireless standard. “As we continue the rapid rollout of the world-leading Fibe [...]
by Christina Peden The general public has a chance to test out the Oculus Rift at the Game of Thrones exhibition currently taking place at Toronto’s TIFF Bell Lightbox. Visitors to the exhibit can take part in an immersive virtual reality experience called “Ascend the Wall” while wearing the Oculus Rift, the virtual reality headset [...]
Bell offers customers the fastest internet speeds in the country, while Rogers is dead last, according to ISP rankings released today by Netflix.
The new Digital Canada 150 plan was revealed this week by the Canadian Government outlining its initiatives for the country’s digital future. Visit DigitalHome.ca for more!
The Muskoka-Almaguin municipalities will be the first in Ontario to access the 1GB Internet service when Lakeland Networks rolls out the service in April.
Datawind have announced they are looking to make a tablet computer that will cost half the price of the current lowest cost tablet in market.