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Canadian telecoms may not be pricing in risks

Growth trends in the Canadian telecom sector continue to support valuations, but RBC Capital Markets is cautioning that investors don’t appear to be getting compensated for high regulatory and competitive risks. 323 more words

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Canada's wireless quality could take a hit if CRTC intervenes in roaming rates, Telus says

Canada’s high-quality wireless service could be in jeopardy if our national telecommunications regulator tries to stimulate competition by wading into the wholesale market, Telus Corp. said Tuesday. 520 more words

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BlackBerry Passport targets corporate users with keyboard, office productivity topping the agenda

Business users who lamented the loss of a keyboard on their touchscreen smartphones appear to be the target of BlackBerry’s new Passport phone released today. 440 more words

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Canada phone service prices jump most since 1983 as Big Three telecoms pull back on promotions, shorten contracts

Prices for Canadian phone service rose at the fastest rate in more than 30 years amid a debate over whether the wireless industry needs more competition. 217 more words

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Telus report reveals some push back against government requests for customer data

At a time of heightened concern about governments snooping on our online activities following Edward Snowden’s National Security Agency revelations, more and more Canadian telecommunications companies are voluntarily releasing information about requests for customer data. 544 more words

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Canadians watching less traditional TV, more streaming services like Netflix, CRTC says

A new report by Canada’s broadcast regulator provides further evidence of dramatic shifts in the industry as  major cable companies and broadcasters struggle to hold onto market share in the face of slumping ad revenue and competition from Internet-based rivals such as Netflix. 490 more words

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Canada's cable giants fight back against pick-and-pay TV model

Canadian cable-TV providers are pushing back against regulators’ efforts to allow consumers to pay for only the channels they want, in a test case that has implications for U.S. 1,270 more words

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