Why Tony Lacavera is investing in the blockchain

Venture capitalist and Wind Mobile founder Tony Lacavera thinks Canada has a bright future in blockchain, and he's putting his money where his mouth is. A year after supporting the launch of artificial

Published on: January 9th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Wind Mobile breezes into small business segment

Globalive Wireless Management Corp.-owned Wind Mobile is the first new entrant on Canada's wireless scene to target small businesses with their services in addition to consumer offerings, with the company's announcement of its

Published on: June 17th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Globalive CEO slams Big Three for Canada’s wireless woes

While it's been a "pretty cozy ride" for the three major providers in Canada's mobile market – Rogers, Bell and Telus – consumers have consistently got the short end of the stick, according

Published on: April 16th, 2010 Joaquim P. Menezes

Public Mobile files lawsuit protesting Wind Mobile decision

Public Mobile Inc. has filed a lawsuit in a Federal Court against a Cabinet decision allowing Wind Mobile to launch its national cell phone network overturning an earlier prohibition by the Canadian Radio-television

Published on: January 12th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Wind Mobile launches with contract-free, unlimited plans

Wind Mobile is now live and offering contract-free, unlimited voice and data plans after jumping regulatory hurdles to compete in Canada's wireless industry.The new national cell phone brand from Globalive Wireless Management Corp.

Published on: December 17th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Globalive gets green light to launch Wind Mobile immediately

The Feds gave Wind Mobile the go-ahead to launch on Friday, favouring the creation of hundreds of jobs and increased wireless competition over foreign ownership restrictions.Meanwhile, the opposition Liberals are upset with the

Published on: December 14th, 2009 Nestor Arellano and Brian Jackson

Wind Mobile employees do ‘random acts of kindness’ while awaiting CRTC verdict

Wind Mobile is sending 400 of its employees out to help charities and buy strangers coffee instead of laying them off while it waits to see if it can operate in Canada.The new

Published on: November 27th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Thousands of new jobs at risk as result of CRTC’s Globalive decision

The decision by Canada’s telecommunications regulator to deny a new nation-wide wireless carrier a licence could result in the loss of thousands of new jobs and is being criticized for choking off competition.Globalive

Published on: November 3rd, 2009 Brian Jackson

CRTC adjusts review process after new wireless entrant complains of delays

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission has corrected a public notice after a new entrant to the nation's wireless industry complained that about a possible delay to the launch of its network and

Published on: July 22nd, 2009 Brian Jackson

Expert tips on how your small firm can do business with a big enterprise

For a small or midsized enterprise (SME) in Canada, doing business with a larger enterprise can be the fast-track to incredible success.Expansion into new markets, access to resources, knowledge and skills, and financing

Published on: April 2nd, 2009 Joaquim P. Menezes