Circa acquires Calgary manufacturer of rugged wireless devices
Cloud-based software platform will be integrated with the Circa product line to provide remote monitoring with alarm and event notification.
Baylin Technologies $1.3M-plus purchase orders for transmitters
Convert frequencies from a lower to higher frequency in the broadcast of satellite signals.
Conspiracy theorists burn 5G towers claiming link to virus
Officials in Europe and the US are watching the situation closely and pushing back.
Promised 25% wireless rate cut is on top of recent reductions: Bains
Rate reductions mandated to achieve over the next two years will be measured starting after the Oct. 21 election.
Rogers to launch new IoT service in Ontario in step towards 5G
Service will be best used for asset monitoring, industrial automation, utility meters and smart cities.
UK’s pro-Huawei signals give Canada space on 5G decision: expert
UK National Cyber Security Centre has concluded that with care and safeguards, Huawei equipment can be used in 5G networks.
Head of Canadian national wireless group calls for regulations that encourage 5G
Advocates of mobile virtual network operators argue that they could provide a lower-cost alternative to Canadians but Canadian regulations tend to favour network operators that own their facilities.
Canada’s wireless prices justified even if high by world standards: MEI
Think tank cites quality of the networks, size of the country, investments being made in 5G technology.
Rogers to test 5G tech in Ottawa, Toronto and other cities
Hardware and software development means networks won’t to be ready for “prime time” until about 2020.
Telecom complaints commission says wireless contracts the biggest irritation
Federal agency says it received 1,023 formal complaints from August to January.
Auto21 R&D focuses on security, reliability.
Siemens to supply Calgary with 60 LRT vehicles
They’ll replace some of the current U2 Siemens vehicles from the 1980s.
Group accuses Apple supplier in China of violating labour law
Pegatron accused of discrimination, excessive work hours, health and safety problems and pollution.
New tech allows vehicles to converse and avoid accidents
V2V the next evolutionary step to prevent crashes.
Wireless that works
Recent technology innovations overcome impediments to wireless networking in automotive plants.