Cable & Telecom

Babytel takes aim at U.S. cable market

CHICAGO – Canadian VOIP provider babyTEL is expanding into the United States market to offer regional cable companies, Internet service providers, network integrators and others its VoIP services and products,... Continue Reading

Telus suing union, fires some staff

BURNABY B.C. – Telus is suing the Telecommunication Workers Union (TWU) for allegedly infringing on its copyrighted trademark “the future is friendly”; and has fired 14 staffers in B.C. and... Continue Reading

Cogeco and Videotron sign Speed renewals

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Cogeco Cable and Videotron have signed a new multiyear distribution agreement with Speed Channel, the companies announced today. With Videotron reaching 1.4 million subscribers in Quebec and... Continue Reading

Telus donates $100,000 to kids rehab facility

MAPLE, Ont. – Telus announced today a $100,000 donation to the Bloorview MacMillan Children's Centre, Canada's largest and only teaching hospital for paediatric rehabilitation. Veteran Canadian Tour golfers joined NHL... Continue Reading

Cogeco may buy into Portugal, says report

MONTREAL – Cogeco Cable is interested in buying into the Portuguese cable market, reports a newspaper there. The Telecom Paper, (subscription required) a trade journal out of the Netherlands, says... Continue Reading

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.