Cable & Telecom

Phone Nome, on Shaw

CALGARY - Shaw Communications announced today that its Shaw Digital Phone customers can now call Alaska and Hawaii as part of their unlimited, anytime long distance calling plan. This is... Continue Reading


WE ALL HAVE A WISH-list, don’t we? Things we think and sometimes say about what we’d change if a genie popped from a bottle. While a genie grants but three... Continue Reading

CCSA, Alliance Atlantis, sign new deal

QUISPAMSIS, N.B. – Alliance Atlantis Broadcasting and the Canadian Cable Systems Alliance recently completed a new master affiliate agreement. The deal covers History Television, Life Network, Showcase, HGTV Canada and... Continue Reading

VOIP’s window of opportunity

MONTREAL – A new report authored for Videotron released today says that voice over Internet protocol telephony offers a unique window of opportunity for real competition in the Canadian voice... Continue Reading

Mohamed to oversee Rogers Cable and Wireless

TORONTO – Saying the new management structure will facilitate further simplification of operations and integrated approaches to markets and functions, Rogers Communications today appointed Nadir Mohamed as president and COO... Continue Reading

Bridging the digital divide

OTTAWA - Telesat announced today the successful launch of its new two-way satellite broadband service (the actual satellite itself launched last year). The new service, operating in the Ka-band on... 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.