Cartt.ca


Top Stories


ANALYSIS: Consumers risk losing out on 5G with Canada's high spectrum prices
CANADIANS OFTEN HEAR that their wireless prices are among the highest in the world. Read more

Broadcasters reveal gender parity action plans
OTTAWA — Canada’s broadcasters are committing themselves to achieving gender parity in TV and film production, where 50% of key creative roles will be held by women by 2025. Read more

TPIA: Despite stay, TekSavvy will carry on with price reductions
OTTAWA – Reactions were quick after the Federal Court’s Friday announcement to grant a temporary stay of Read more




More Breaking Stories

Pictou County to spend $25 million to build its own network
PICTOU, N.S. Read more

Telus expands security business with $700 million ADT Canada purchase
VANCOUVER – Telus announced today it will purchase ADT Security Services Canada for approximately $700 million. Read more

TiVo launches OTA DVR in Canada, too
SAN JOSE, Calif. – TiVo announced this week it is moving into the direct-to-consumer market in Canada by launching its new TiVo EDGE for antenna users in the U.S. Read more

Lisa De Wilde leaving TVO
TORONTO – After 14 years leading provincial public broadcaster TV Ontario, Lisa De Wilde (right) announced today she will depart at the end of October, the end of her current contract term. Read more

Netflix surpassed its $500M commitment already; continues to invest in Canada
Company partners with Screen Nova Scotia, too TORONTO – Two years ago, streaming giant Netflix made a public commitment to invest at least $500 million in movies and television shows produced in Canada, both in English and French, over Read more

Debates come to CityWest community TV
KITIMAT, B.C. Read more

Mellany Masterson to head up Nelvana Enterprises
TORONTO - Mellany Masterson has been named head of Nelvana Enterprises as of Tuesday, October 1st. Read more

Stingray app now available free
All Canadians can now access thousands of music channels MONTREAL – Music company Stingray announced this week its mobile app is now available to all Canadians, untethered to their TV subscription. Read more

Jann season two is under way
CALGARY – CTV, Project 10 Productions and Seven24 Films, announced this week production has begun on season two of Canadian comedy series, JANN. Read more

AMI launches Employable Me season three on October 23
TORONTO – Season three of the award-winning series Employable Me will premiere Wednesday, October 23, at 8 p.m. Read more

YouTube Cash doc to premiere November 11
SAN BRUNO, Calif. Read more

CJF launches "Doubt It?" to combat fake news
Campaign urges Canadians to employ critical thinking TORONTO – The Canadian Journalism Foundation launched its new Doubt It? Read more

Wildbrain loses a director
HALIFAX – Wildbrain (formerly DHX Media) announced today Elizabeth Beale (right) has stepped down from the company's board of directors, effective immediately. Read more


Job Board Postings

Office Manager

LEGAL COUNSEL (2 positions) Ottawa area

VAS Engineer


Upcoming Events



Communications, Policy and Regulation Week 2019
October 7, 2019 to October 10, 2019
London, U.K.

MIPCOM 2019
October 14, 2019 to October 17, 2019
Cannes, France

Mobile World Congress Americas
October 22, 2019 to October 24, 2019
Los Angeles, Calif.

Canadian Rural and Remote Broadband Conference
November 12, 2019 to November 14, 2019
Best Western, North Bay, Ontario

Prime Time in Ottawa (CMPA)
January 29, 2020 to January 31, 2020
Westin Hotel, Ottawa

Mobile World Congress
February 24, 2020 to February 27, 2020
Barcelona, Spain

CommTech East
April 7, 2020 to April 8, 2020
Mississauga Convention Centre, 75 Derry Road West, Mississauga Ontario

NAB Show 2020
April 18, 2020 to April 22, 2020
Las Vegas Convention Center

CommTech West
May 26, 2020 to May 27, 2020
Best Western Premier Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre,

Canadian Telecom Summit
June 15, 2020 to June 17, 2020
The International Centre, Toronto