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ANALYSIS: Why 5% PNI doesn't matter (and why DejaView helps illustrate the changing market)
THE CANADIAN CREATIVE community (by which I mean writers, actors, directors and other makers of television) is up in arms Read more

Public-private partnership needed to connect Eastern Ontario’s cellular dead zones: EORN
TORONTO - The Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) is calling for a public-private partnership to improve the reach and quality of cellular data services in Eastern Ontario. Read more

Sandvine to be sold to U.S. private equity firm Vector Capital for $483M
WATERLOO, ON - Sandvine Corporation is being acquired by San Francisco-based global private equity firm Vector Capital in a deal valued at approximately CAD $483 million. Read more

More Breaking Stories

Canadian engineering students tapped for Huawei’s annual work study program in China
OTTAWA - Huawei has chosen 20 third-year engineering students from nine Canadian universities to travel to China on its work study program ‘Seeds for the Future’. Read more

RTDNA Canada crowns 2017 national and network award winners
TORONTO - RTDNA Canada has unveiled the winners of its national and network awards which honour the best journalists, programs, stations and news gathering organizations in radio, television, and digital. Read more

CBC streams new original comedy ‘My Kitchen Can Be Anything’
TORONTO – CBC has served up a new original comedy series shot entirely in the kitchen of Canadian Screen Award and Comedy Award-winner Pat Thornton, that takes place anywhere but his kitchen. Read more

Telus team to give one million volunteer hours during annual Days of Giving
VANCOUVER – Telus employees around the world are pledging to donate one #MillionHours in volunteer time this year as part of the company’s annual Days of Giving campaign. Read more

Stingray adds to music video TV channel lineup with C Music TV acquisition
MONTREAL - Stingray Digital Group has acquired C Music Entertainment Ltd. Read more

Sports Radio: CRTC greenlights Newcap’s sale of CISL to Rogers
DARTMOUTH – Vancouver listeners will soon have a new sports radio station after the CRTC approved the sale of Newcap-owned CISL 650 to Rogers Media. Read more

Telefilm Canada, Talent Fund select 18 projects under Micro-Budget Production Program
MONTREAL - Telefilm Canada and the Talent Fund have announced the 18 English- and French-language projects selected under the Read more

Save the date: IIC Canada’s communications law and policy conference set for November 14-15
OTTAWA - The Canadian Chapter of the International Institute of Communications (IIC Canada) will host its first Communications Law and Policy conference at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa on November 14 and 15, 2017. Read more

Rogers rolls out low-cost Internet program in London
LONDON – As expected, Rogers Communications brought its Connected for Success program to London Thursday, offering its inexpensive Internet service to approximately 3,200 subsidized London & Middlesex Housing Corporation (LMHC) tenants. Read more

AMI joins W3C to further media accessibility, inclusion
TORONTO - Accessible Media Inc. Read more

SCTE Ontario, Great Lakes chapters present WiFi-focussed webinar
MISSISSAUGA – The Great Lakes and Ontario SCTE Chapters will help members to troubleshoot WiFi in a webinar schedule for June 7. Read more

Videotron asks Commission to alter Unlimited Music decision
MONTREAL – On Thursday, Videotron filed an application with the CRTC to review, vary and stay a recent decision which said the company's Unlimited Music service violated the tenets of network neutrality because it did not count the data used by Read more

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