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Altering the Acts: Legislative review panel loses a member
Hank Intven resigned June 28 OTTAWA – The Broadcast and Telecom Legislative Review panel is down to six members after lawyer Hank Intven stepped down. Read more

Wireless Review: Commission wants to hear why device financing plans are onside with the Code
GATINEAU – On Tuesday, the CRTC sent a letter to all parties to its ongoing review of the wireless industry asking what they think of newly announced device financing plans. Read more

The Prime Minister drops in on Cope. Péladeau, not a fan
MONTREAL – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s itinerary today showed us this morning that while he was in Montreal, he paid a visit to outgoing Bell CEO Read more

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DAZN owns a whole lot of soccer (updated)
Sportsnet, TSN weekend schedules have to change TORONTO – As the European seasons get ready to kick off, DAZN announced today it has purchased the exclusive rights to the International Champions Cup in Canada (ICC) for a second Read more

Rogers and Communitech partner on 5G Innovation Lab
WATERLOO – Rogers Communications has announced a three-year partnership with Waterloo’s Communitech to open a new 5G innovation lab. Read more

Huawei decision looks to be delayed until after election: Report (updated)
OTTAWA – According to a Reuters report, the federal government has decided to delay its decision on whether or not Huawei technology can be used by Canadian wireless providers until after the October federal election. Read more

Netflix misses growth targets
LOS GATOS, Calif. Read more

Poor timing means radio contest comments were misleading
OTTAWA – Encouraging people to enter a contest which had already been drawn is a no-no, the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council said today. Read more

$12 million coming to 44 digital media and francophone minority projects
TORONTO – The Canada Media Fund announced today that 44 projects would receive a total of over $12 million in funding through three of its programs. Read more

Gusto sells 190 hours to Z Living
OTTAWA – Gusto Worldwide Media announced today that cable channel Z Living Network will air an additional 190 hours of Gusto’s original food and lifestyle programming. Read more

Lindsay Broadband hires new western U.S. sales director
PETERBOROUGH, Ont. Read more

Bell Media, Melbar, partner on David Foster doc
TORONTO – Bell Media Studios and Melbar Entertainment Group announced today they will partner on the making of David Foster: Off The Record. Read more

SaskTel installs cell site in Meacham
REGINA – SaskTel this week announced it has installed a small cell site in the Village of Meacham which will improve LTE cellular services in the community and surrounding area. Read more

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