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Bell to push hard into rural broadband with fixed wireless (UPDATED)
TORONTO – Bell Canada CEO George Cope said Wednesday the company is about to target up to a million rural homes and businesses by offering them a new fixed wireless broadband solution. Read more

RADIO: What do long term ratings trends say about format flips?
RADIO RATINGS ANALYSIS is a complex task. Read more

V hopes to appeal to advertisers with new image
MONTREAL — "Brand-friendly." Read more




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UPDATE: Telus doubles its skinny basic data limit; Rogers, Bell expand their offers, too
GATINEAU – After many public complaints and a Commission letter which all but threatened wireless rate regulation, Telus, Rogers and Bell responded to the CRTC’s request for a better skinny wireless package by doubling the amount of data Read more

BlackBerry’s new EoT platform aims to ‘Spark’ new ideas in hyperconnectivity
LONDON – BlackBerry announced a new platform called Spark, described as the only Enterprise of Things (EoT) platform designed and built for ultra-secure hyperconnectivity. Read more

Cynthia Dale will reprise role in CBC's new ‘Street Legal’ reboot
TORONTO – Production will kick off this week for a six episode reboot of ‘80s legal drama Street Legal, CBC confirmed Wednesday. Read more

Vanessa Case joins Vice Media Canada as SVP, head of studio
TORONTO – Vice Media Canada has named former Blue Ant Media exec Vanessa Case as its senior vice-president, head of studio, effective immediately. Read more

CraveTV aims to attract kids with new content from Wow
TORONTO – Bell Media streamer CraveTV is adding children’s programming to its lineup for the first time, led by popular titles like Peppa Pig and The Adventures Of Paddington Bear. Read more

AT&T AirGig could significantly boost rural broadband speeds: report
AT&T’S NEW AIRGIG TECHNOLOGY, which piggybacks high-speed data links on power lines, could help to overcome the digital divide between urban and rural broadband speeds within the next three years. Read more

Telus Health partners with Babylon to offer Canadians healthcare on demand
VANCOUVER – Telus Health is joining forces with London-based digital health company Babylon to provide doctors and patients in Read more

Canadian artist Jann Arden plays fictionalized version of herself in new CTV comedy
CALGARY - Canadian singer, songwriter, broadcaster, and author Jann Arden will be the star of the new CTV original comedy series known as Jann. Read more

Ericsson signs $3.5B 5G agreement with T-Mobile
ERICSSON SAID TUESDAY that it has received a $3.5 billion order from T-Mobile for its latest 5G New Radio (NR) hardware and software compliant with 3GPP standards for T-Mobile’s 5G nationwide 5G network rollout. Read more

Gusto Worldwide Media cooks up new content deal with XUMO
OTTAWA - Gusto Worldwide Media said Tuesday that it will launch Gusto TV as a dedicated channel on U.S. Read more


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