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Forum: MTS   2016-08-30, 03:30 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
I personally think the Competition Bureau is a...

I personally think the Competition Bureau is a bigger hope than ISED. The scope of ISED is limited to spectrum allocations where the Competition Bureau can look at the impact on the wireless service...
Forum: MTS   2016-08-30, 11:49 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By CoryB
Way late on the reply. Normally if you notice...

Way late on the reply. Normally if you notice issues with the on-demand content and report it to MTS they can locate it and load it. That said I had zero luck with them solving the issues for After...
Forum: MTS   2016-08-30, 11:46 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
So currently if you have an MTS gateway, whole...

So currently if you have an MTS gateway, whole home PVR and a second tv box you pay $3/month. Using the Bell prices announced for their 4K service the same hardware would cost $22/month.

That...
Forum: MTS   2016-05-17, 11:30 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
With BCE being forced by the CRTC to have their...

With BCE being forced by the CRTC to have their data network completely open there is an extremely strong incentive for Bell to not invest a single nickel in wired network upgrades. That is why I...
Forum: MTS   2016-05-12, 10:45 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
Just a heads up that I got a tip from someone...

Just a heads up that I got a tip from someone that has filed comments on these type of deals before and it is looking like the Competition Bureau is wanting to quickly close the BCE purchase of MTS...
Forum: MTS   2016-05-11, 12:16 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
Response to Competition Bureau

Here the my submission to the Competition Bureau:
Forum: MTS   2016-05-10, 10:44 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
The Competition Bureau has formally opened the...

The Competition Bureau has formally opened the BCE proposed purchase of MTS to public comments.

BCE?s Proposed Acquisition of Manitoba Telecom and Sale of Dealer Locations and Wireless Subscribers...
Forum: MTS   2016-05-09, 05:42 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
cslusarc - Pretty sure have covered this over on...

cslusarc - Pretty sure have covered this over on the MTS Community forums -- the area you live in lacks the residential/business density needed to make an upgrade for MTS economically viable. This...
Forum: MTS   2016-05-09, 11:13 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
In terms of the BCE purchase of MTS being denied...

In terms of the BCE purchase of MTS being denied on competition grounds, outside of the issues on the wireless side there would be no change in the amount of completion. The wireless side is more...
Forum: MTS   2016-05-06, 12:15 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
First Allstream was dragging done MTS operations...

First Allstream was dragging done MTS operations as a whole which is why it was sold. MTS purchased Allstream when it had some ambitions on becoming a national wireless player. When reality and the...
Forum: MTS   2016-05-06, 11:54 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
Preparing Reponse to BCE Purchase of MTS

Just wanted to share that I am trying to gather information with the thought towards submitting a formal response to the proposed BCE purchase of MTS. I have reached out to a couple people that...
Forum: MTS   2016-05-02, 04:32 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,500
Posted By CoryB
The big take away is the Internet speeds over the...

The big take away is the Internet speeds over the current Lighting25 would come down in price and the speeds higher that 50 would actually enter the realm of being possible considerations.

That...
Forum: MTS   2016-04-04, 05:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,775
Posted By CoryB
I am not sure which TSN3 game I tried to stream...

I am not sure which TSN3 game I tried to stream without success.

That said, every game, every team on NHL Game Centre is region restricted. When out of the Jets region and successfully watching...
Forum: MTS   2016-03-22, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,775
Posted By CoryB
Sorry but can confirm the opposite works. If you...

Sorry but can confirm the opposite works. If you have access to NHL GameCentre and are in the Winnipeg region the TSN games are blocked. If you take the same GameCentre account with a Manitoba...
Forum: MTS   2016-03-22, 04:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,370
Posted By CoryB
Virtually every residential installation has 2...

Virtually every residential installation has 2 pairs of copper lines running to the property already so if pair bonding was needed the extra costs are just at the node level.

In terms of speeds...
Forum: MTS   2015-09-02, 03:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,363
Posted By CoryB
You need a pretty big decoder ring to understand...

You need a pretty big decoder ring to understand the changes coming to kids programming.

In a nutshell the Family Channel properties, including anything flying the Disney brand before Sept 1, 2015...
Forum: MTS   2015-04-29, 11:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,693
Posted By CoryB
Reportedly, if you tethered on a phone is sent a...

Reportedly, if you tethered on a phone is sent a specific signal to the carrier so they could tweak their billing if they wanted. That said there are ways around that now and it could be harder for...
Forum: MTS   2014-12-12, 10:40 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 35,603
Posted By CoryB
Basic - we aren't charging select customers...

Basic - we aren't charging select customers $10/month for TSN Jets so instead we will charge everyone $0.50/month included the months when there are no Jets games.

PrimeTime is a group that...
Forum: MTS   2014-12-12, 10:31 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 47,571
Posted By CoryB
Also keep in mind the STB and the PVR are both...

Also keep in mind the STB and the PVR are both computers. While they are more robust restarting them fully occasionally is not a bad idea.
Forum: MTS   2014-12-01, 10:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,617
Posted By CoryB
Even with Ultimate the on-tv call display is not...

Even with Ultimate the on-tv call display is not perfect. I would say approximately 10% of the calls get missed on the tv. It isn't that big a deal for me but occurs frequently enough that it happens...
Forum: MTS   2014-11-14, 11:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,550
Posted By CoryB
I am not an expert on the subject but am an...

I am not an expert on the subject but am an advocate for running a double NAT setup with MTS as it is easier for most users to setup and works most of the time. That said, I used to have a Linksys...
Forum: MTS   2014-11-14, 11:26 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 15,094
Posted By CoryB
MTS previously told me that long established...

MTS previously told me that long established channels, specifically Much Music at 23/1023 and what is now TSN 3 on 22/1022 were limiting opportunities to offer the five TSN channels in numerical...
Forum: MTS   2014-08-25, 03:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,238
Posted By CoryB
The community is now public...

The community is now public https://community.mts.ca/mts/
Forum: MTS   2014-08-14, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,726
Posted By CoryB
I think the reason there is no answer is 2G...

I think the reason there is no answer is 2G (Edge) phones are very outdated now. My understanding is only the 3G and LTE networks cross over however if you have the phone and an activated MTS sim...
Forum: MTS   2014-08-10, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,238
Posted By CoryB
MTS launching their own community should have a...

MTS launching their own community should have a higher visibility. The question will be how heavily it is moderated/controlled. Being independent this community is a pretty free and open discussion.
Forum: MTS   2014-08-10, 11:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 15,094
Posted By CoryB
From what I can tell the issues with TSN Go and...

From what I can tell the issues with TSN Go and MovieCentral Go (aka HBO GO) are more policy than technical. TSN is owned by Bell and MovieCentral by Shaw. It seems they are using the mobile services...
Forum: MTS   2014-08-04, 10:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 15,094
Posted By CoryB
Also worth noting: The changes take affect...

Also worth noting:

The changes take affect Sept 18, 2014.

TSN (22/1022) will become TSN 3.

Additional Video on Demand feeds will be added as follows:

Food
HGTV
Forum: MTS   2014-07-17, 10:51 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 25,804
Posted By CoryB
if MTS is trying to improve their coverage...

if MTS is trying to improve their coverage hopefully they will be doing further enhancements at Investors Group Field and MTS Centre as those areas become practically unusable when they have crowd,...
Forum: MTS   2014-07-15, 12:11 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 22,273
Posted By CoryB
Many years back MTS confirmed that TV + Internet...

Many years back MTS confirmed that TV + Internet customers received a speed bump over the posted speed.
Forum: MTS   2014-07-14, 11:31 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 22,273
Posted By CoryB
Not necessarily the "best" speed test out there...

Not necessarily the "best" speed test out there but I was downloading a large file this weekend and my Lighting 25 was reporting a steady number suggesting the connection was actually at 30 Mbps and...
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