Canada declares high-speed internet essential for quality of life The Verge. clock. menu. more-arrow.
Canada declares high-speed internet essential for quality of life. The Canadian government wants every citizen to have access to download speeds of at least 50 Mbps. by James Vincent @jjvincent Dec 22 2016 644am EST. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images. Canada has recognized the obvious and declared high-speed broadband internet access a basic telecommunications service that every citizen should be able to access.
CRTC declares broadband internet access a basic service Politics CBC News.
Big telecom companies must cut wholesale internet access rates for smaller rivals CRTC. The CRTC has declared broadband internet a basic telecommunications service. In a ruling handed down Wednesday the national regulator ordered the country's internet providers to begin working toward boosting internet service and speeds in rural and isolated areas. The future of our economy our prosperity and our society indeed the future of every citizen requires us to set ambitious goals and to get on with connecting all Canadians for the 21st century said Jean-Pierre Blais the CRTC's chair at a news conference in Gatineau Que. Today's decision signals a fundamental shift in our regulations for basic services from voice-related issues to broadband-related issues.
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Test your Internet connection and learn more about your Internet performance. CIRA CEO Byron Holland blogs about his vision for the Internet in Canada and globally. CIRA Internet Performance Test. Canada's advanced performance test for your connection to the Internet. We recommend using Chrome for this test. How the Internet Performance Test Works. The CIRA Internet Performance Test IPT is a quick and easy test of your Internet connection. Smart Community Performance Testing Information and Webinar. Canadian communities can measure their success with a custom testing portal using maps and branding for their region to provide better context for end users.
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InMotion Web Hosting Review. Search for GO Close. Fastest ISPs 2016 Canada. Fastest ISPs 2016 Canada. Canada's Internet providers are doing the right thing getting faster year after year. For the last two years about 87 percent of Canadians had access to the Internet a number that has since grown to 92.5 percent according to Internet World Stats. That's ahead of the 87.4 percent in the United States though keep in mind that Canada has only 10 percent of the US population.
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