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Ontario investing $1B over 6 years to improve internet, cellphone service

The Ontario government is committing nearly $1 billion over six years to improve and expand broadband internet and cellular access across the province. In the village of Minden on Wednesday afternoon, Premier Doug Ford announced an additional investment of $680 million on top of $315 million announced in 2019…
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Halifax, Dartmouth looking to add free public Wi-Fi access in 2015 – Halifax

HALIFAX – If you’re looking for a break from expensive data costs on your next cell phone bill, there could soon be options for you in downtown Halifax and Dartmouth. The Halifax Regional Municipality has put a call out for ideas on how to implement publicly accessible wireless internet hotspots in several downtown…