Cable & Telecom

Google signs CBS for skinny web TV YouTube service: report

A WALL STREET JOURNAL report says CBS Corp. has reached an agreement with Google for carriage of its TV content on a web TV service which will launch in 2017 as a YouTube service.Google is also said to be in talks with 21st Century Fox and Walt Disney Corp. to carry channels on the new service, apparently dubbed Unplugged and aimed at those cord cutters or cord nevers who want or need cheaper TV.It’s not known if the web TV service will launch in Canada, but most of these sorts of services developed Stateside do not come here (like Hulu, for...

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.