[RndTbl] I...am not feeling too well...

Adam Thompson athompso at athompso.net
Mon Mar 15 15:50:12 CDT 2021

You don't want Xplornet to get any bigger - they are a rolling dumpster fire in many different ways.
I think more competition is a good thing, yet I'd prefer Xplornet went out of business altogether.  Or at least nowhere near here.  Thankfully, Starlink will probably accomplish this.

On March 15, 2021 3:01:38 p.m. CDT, Scott Toderash <scott at 100percenthelpdesk.com> wrote:
>To whom? Xplornet. They picked up a piece of the MTS customer base when 
>Bell bought them. They haven't done a lot with that yet but there are a 
>couple of stores in Manitoba, and Xplornet is a national company.
>They would have to make a bid to pick up any divested customers if/when 
>that time comes but they were successful last time.
>On 2021-03-15 2:39 p.m., Glen Ditchfield wrote:
>> On Monday, March 15, 2021 1:55:42 P.M. CDT Chris Audet wrote:
>>> I'm not a telecom guy, but is this really a concern?
>> Some time ago, the federal government believed that Canadian cell phone rates
>> were too high because of lack of competition, and worked to get new outfits
>> like WIND Mobile into the market.  None survive.  WIND died down and is now
>> Shaw's Freedom Mobile, which could get folded into Rogers/Fido/Chatr.
>> Maybe the CRTC will decide that the big 3 shouldn't own all the spectrum, and
>> force Rogers to divest Freedom/Shaw Mobile.  But to who?  SaskTel?  Richard
>> Branson?
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