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Bains, Rodriguez expected to leave ISED, Heritage portfolios in new cabinet, says rumour mill
Will a new ISED minister mean a 3500 MHz auction delay? OTTAWA – Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Heritage Canada could new ministers when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau unveils his new cabinet on November Read more

TPIA: More to come from Québecor in response to CRTC wholesale decision
MONTREAL – During Quebecor’s third quarter conference call with financial analysts last week Videotron president and CEO Jean-François Pruneau shed some light on the company’s motivation behind its decision to stop offering its highest Read more

COMMENTARY: After two hearing days on compliance, there must be another way
“THE STATION APPEARS to be in non-compliance with its regulatory obligations relating to the filing of… If found in non-compliance, this would be the third consecutive licence term in which the station would be in non-compliance.” Read more




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ISP Summit: Curation and innovation will bring consumers to new TV platforms
TORONTO – Like most others worldwide, Canadians' TV viewing habits seem in constant flux. Read more

Obituary: Former Northwestel CEO Paul Flaherty
WHITEHORSE – Former Northwestel president and CEO Paul Flaherty died last week at his home in Whitehorse after an illness. Read more

Shaw to offer Freedom home internet within its cable footprint
CALGARY – Shaw Communication said today announced it is expanding the availability of Freedom Home Internet, an internet product which was tested in Calgary in October, which is designed to give its wireless customers the fast download speeds Read more

Live NBA TV stream not available in Canada
NEW YORK – Last week the NBA and its digital partner Turner Sports announced NBA TV is now Read more

New movie ignites $19.5 million in B.C. production spending
VANCOUVER – Data released by the Motion Picture Association-Canada says Paramount Pictures’ recent flick Playing with Fire saw over $19.5 million spent on production in British Columbia. Read more

Rogers expands Pro On-the-Go
TORONTO – Rogers Communications this week has made its new Pro-On-the-Go service available to existing customers across most of the Greater Toronto Area. Read more

T-Mobile says it will light up 5G on December 6, launches $15 prepaid plan
Also unveils US$10 billion commitment to eradicate the “homework gap” BELLEVUE, Wash.— With its merger with Sprint having received an FCC okay, T-Mobile last week announced three new initiatives. Read more

Roku ad impressions double, revenue grows 50%
SAN JOSE, Calif – OTT platform Roku last week reported total net revenue of $260.9 million in the third quarter of 2019 ended September 30th, up 50% compared to the end of Q3 2018 (all figures in U.S. Read more

Telus tops 10 million wireless customers
VANCOUVER – Telus was the last of the big telecoms to report their Q3 2019 results, and on Thursday Read more

Quebecor continues to ride Videotron's wireless growth
MONTREAL - Quebecor disclosed its 2019 third quarter results on Thursday, where its wireless service remains the company’s knight in shining armour. Read more

Kepler delivers arctic high-bandwidth satellite service
A world-first to serve polar expedition TORONTO – Nanosatellite telecommunication company Kepler Communications announced today it has demonstrated delivering over 100Mbps connectivity service in the Arctic region to the Read more


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