Cable & Telecom

Cogeco to announce VOIP details today

MONTREAL – Canada’s fourth-largest cable operator, Cogeco Cable, will announce details of its impending launch of voice over Internet protocol telephony this morning. The company has been testing and quietly launching... Continue Reading

Calling all telecom stakeholders

OTTAWA - The Telecommunications Policy Review Panel today launched its formal stakeholder consultation process by releasing a consultation document inviting input from interested stakeholders. The Industry Canada-appointed panel hopes to... Continue Reading

CCSA, Wild TV announce deal

QUISPAMSIS, N.B. – Independent digital specialty service Wild TV and the Canadian Cable Systems Alliance recently announced the completion of a five-year master affiliation agreement. The new channel is all... Continue Reading

S-A, Microsoft, sign IPTV deal

CHICAGO - Scientific-Atlanta, Inc. and Microsoft Corp. announced today the two companies will collaborate on developing IPTV. S-A (which supplies digital cable set-top boxes to Rogers Cable and Videotron in... Continue Reading

Dalfen defends himself

TORONTO – With the telecom industry taking swing after swing at the Commission he runs for three straight days, CRTC chairman Charles Dalfen jabbed back on Wednesday. He was given... Continue Reading

Videotron adds RAI, too

MONTREAL –Videotron today announced the addition of RAI International to its channel lineup. This must be one excellent, in-demand channel, because Videotron is the third cable company in three weeks... 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.