telecoms

telecoms

Customer Complaints About Telecoms Are Up 44% In Canada

Incorrect charges and non-disclosure of terms were the two most popular complaints customers had, according to a new federal report.
Jordan Pearson
4.2.19
piracy

What Happens When Telecom Companies Search Your Home for Piracy

Adam Lackman ran TVAddons, a site hosting unofficial addons for Kodi media player. A legal team representing powerful telecom and media companies—Bell and Rogers included—searched his home and sued him for piracy. Now, he's fighting to make it to trial.
Jordan Pearson
10.25.18
telecoms

Canadian Telecoms Make the Most Money on Mobile Data in the World

Is it any surprise that Canadians have some of the lowest rates of mobile data usage globally?
Jordan Pearson
7.12.18
News

Most of Canada’s Biggest Telecoms Want to End Net Neutrality

The CRTC is debating on Monday.
Jordan Pearson
10.31.16
Internet

A Man Tried to Destroy the Internet to Keep Photos of Him Dancing Offline

Well, that's one way to do it.
Jamie Fullerton
9.1.16
eu

Open Internet Advocates Claim Victory in Europe Net Neutrality Fight

The EU’s top telecom authority issues robust new guidelines following 500,000 comments.
Sam Gustin
8.31.16
Europe

Time Is Running Out to Save Net Neutrality in Europe

Open internet advocates launch final push for strong EU net neutrality rules.
Sam Gustin
7.17.16
News

Canadians Will Get to Tell Telecoms How Much of a Ripoff ‘Skinny’ TV Plans Are

Sweet, maple-y justice.
Jordan Pearson
5.25.16
News

Why Canada's Telecom Regulator Is Suddenly Acting More Like the Cops

We're officially in the middle of a crackdown.
Jordan Pearson
1.8.16
uk

No One Really Knows How Much the UK's Surveillance Plan Will Cost

Internet service providers say it's tricky to figure out costs without more information.
Joseph Cox
12.10.15
News

If the FCC Loses in Court Today, It Could Be the End of Net Neutrality

The FCC is defending its open internet policy from industry giants.
Sam Gustin
12.4.15
Internet

Kazakhstan Announces Plan to Spy on Encrypted Internet Traffic

But details from the mainly state-backed telecom mysteriously vanish from the web.
Joseph Cox
12.3.15
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