News of the Week; September 4, 2019

COMMUNICATIONS Fraudsters preying on Telus customers impacted by major email outage AT&T’s confusing mess of online TV services even has AT&T confused Unlicensed signal boosters get a boost from Amazon The FCC Doesn’t Actually Know How Many People Have Broadband DOJ ‘Solution’ For Sprint T-Mobile Merger Will Result In Less Overall Wireless Coverage Comcast, beware:… Read More

News of the Week; August 14, 2019

COMMUNICATIONS CRTC Establishes New Internet Code For Consumers CRTC’s latest report shows price decline in communications services CBC News: High cost of internet access leaving low-income families behind, report finds Competition Bureau Study on the Broadband Industry Paints a “Largely Positive Picture” It’s Back: The Netflix Tax Debate Returns for the 2019 Election (Michael Geist)… Read More

News of the Week; July 31, 2019

COMMUNICATIONS    Telecom Regulatory Policy CRTC 2019-269: The Internet Code CRTC’s new Internet Code of Conduct falls short of expectations Soon you’ll be able to watch PBS on YouTube DOJ Approves T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Based on Third-Party Divestiture Agreement Involving Dish Network  DOJ Prepares To Sign Off On An Elaborate T-Mobile Merger Plan That Isn’t Likely… Read More

News of the Week; July 10, 2019

COMMUNICATIONS What we Heard – The Report of the Broadcasting and Telecommunications Legislative Review (BTLR) Panel Broadcasting and Telecommunications Legislative Review: What We Heard Report    ‘Smoking gun’: Huawei staff employment records link them to Chinese military agencies “This is crazy”: FCC kills part of San Francisco’s broadband-competition law Killing Net Neutrality Rules Did Far… Read More