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CRTC Wholesale Broadband Pricing Decision Threatens Canada’s Broadband Future | Crwe World

CRTC Wholesale Broadband Pricing Decision Threatens Canada’s Broadband Future | Crwe World

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shaw Communications Inc. today said there will be long-term negative consequences to Canadians from the CRTC’s decision to dramatically reduce federally regulated wholesale broadband prices charged to third party internet providers. “We cannot understand the CRTC’s rationale for drastically reducing the wholesale broadband rates available to third […]

Cato WAN Study: Telcos Failing to Meet Customers’ Agility, Service, Pricing Needs | Channel Partners

Cato WAN Study: Telcos Failing to Meet Customers’ Agility, Service, Pricing Needs | Channel Partners

Customers aren’t happy with their telcos’ wide area networking (WAN) services, but the new wave of SD-WAN companies has room to grow as well, according to the latest study. SD-WAN provider Cato Networks‘ “Telcos and the Future of the WAN in 2019,” is chock full of results that don’t look good for the big telecommunications […]

Absolutely terrible research in mobile data pricing report |  MYBROADBAND

Absolutely terrible research in mobile data pricing report | MYBROADBAND

The Competition Commission recently released a provisional report on its Data Services Market Inquiry, which is aimed at understanding the reasons behind high mobile data prices in South Africa. In its preliminary findings, the commission said international benchmarking confirmed that South African data prices are high – particularly for mobile prepaid data. It also found […]

Broadband pricing controversy shows compromise needed | InternetNZ

Broadband pricing controversy shows compromise needed | InternetNZ

InternetNZ is calling on Internet Service Providers and Chorus to reach an agreement on reasonable pricing for fibre unbundling — and quickly. Today, Chorus announced prices for their proposed unbundled fibre services. Some ISPs are claiming the price is too high and this will result in less benefit — and higher prices — for Internet […]

‘I feel cheated’: Big telcos hike prices for $60 plans with 10 GB, sparking complaints | CBC News

‘I feel cheated’: Big telcos hike prices for $60 plans with 10 GB, sparking complaints | CBC News

When Telus, Rogers and Bell each briefly offered a monthly $60 phone plan with 10 GB of data, it sparked pandemonium as customers waited in long lines, determined to snag the deal. Now, some of those customers feel burned because, a little more than a year later, the plans are going up in price. “It’s […]

Bell, Rogers, And Telus Are All Hiking Prices On Their Super Popular 10 GB Data Plans | Narcity

Bell, Rogers, And Telus Are All Hiking Prices On Their Super Popular 10 GB Data Plans | Narcity

If you were one of the lucky ones who jumped on the 10 GB of data for $60 deal last year get ready, because Bell, Rogers, and Telus are all hiking prices on their popular data plans. Starting this month, all three carriers will begin charging $5-$10  more for those specific data plans and it’s […]

US Has Some Of The Most Expensive Mobile Data Prices In The Developed World | Techdirt

US Has Some Of The Most Expensive Mobile Data Prices In The Developed World | Techdirt

While the U.S. wireless industry likes to talk a lot about how ultra-competitive it is, that’s generally not the case. While there’s more competition in wireless than in the fixed-line broadband sector (where there’s virtually no competition at faster speeds due to upgrade-phobic telcos and cable’s growing broadband monopoly), much of the competition in wireless […]

MSAP and lower broadband prices will impact Telekom — RAM | The Edge Markets

MSAP and lower broadband prices will impact Telekom — RAM | The Edge Markets

KUALA LUMPUR (June 29): Mandatory Standard Access Pricing (MSAP) is going to have a “most pronounced impact” on the financial position of Telekom Malaysia Bhd, as its implementation would lower wholesale prices on high speed broadband (HSBB) access for the other telecommunication companies, said RAM Rating Services Bhd. “This would allow the telcos to cut […]

Is 25% the final cut or will it be reduced to 50%? | The Star Online

Is 25% the final cut or will it be reduced to 50%? | The Star Online

Gobind wants broadband ‘pricing to be halved and speed doubled’ ABOUT two weeks ago, Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM), the main Internet access provider, published a pricing structure for access on its website that seemed different from what the regulator had suggested earlier this year. That made it obvious TM did not agree with the Malaysian […]

Plume is turning home Wi-Fi into a subscription service | The Verge

Plume is turning home Wi-Fi into a subscription service | The Verge

Now, you’ll have to subscribe to Plume’s Adaptive WiFi service before you can even buy a router. And once you own Plume routers, you’ll want to stay subscribed, or else the routers won’t work as well as they’re supposed to. (Existing Plume Pod owners will be grandfathered in.) Plume’s subscription service will cost $60 per […]