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Bell wants TVA Sports licence revoked
GATINEAU – On Wednesday morning the CRTC held a rare show-cause hearing to determine whether TVA Group is in violation or has violated CRTC regulation by Read more

The promise of "taking the ladder off the truck just once"
MISSISSAUGA – When it comes to the connected home and on-demand entertainment, today’s customer expects a “flawless experience,” but delivering that, with minimal disruption, means carriers must take a proactive approach to network Read more

Shortlist announced for Tuned-In Canada: The CCSA Awards
QUISPAMSIS, NB – The Canadian Communication Systems Alliance has announced the shortlisted nominees in three of its five contest categories for Tuned-in Canada 2019, a nationwide, annual competition that highlights the great work performed by Read more

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NAB 2019: Will Disney+ be big minus for everyone else?
LAS VEGAS – With the Walt Disney Co. Read more

CCTS sets out new four-year strategic plan
OTTAWA – After a dozen years of providing dispute resolution service to Canadian consumers, telecommunications and now television service providers, the Commission for Complaints for Telecom-television Services (CCTS) has laid out a strategic Read more

Netflix closes in on 150M subs after Q1 additions set new record
LOS GATOS, CA – Netflix recorded the highest quarterly paid net additions in its history, adding 9.6 million new subscribers in the first quarter of 2019. Read more

TSN dishes up Uber Eats content across basketball coverage
TORONTO – TSN has cooked up a multi-platform partnership with food delivery service Uber Eats that includes media integration with a side of custom elements and ads across its NBA and NCAA broadcasts. Read more

Feds to invest $52M in Ontario tech hubs to help start-ups flourish
TORONTO – The federal government is investing $52.4 million in three Ontario innovation hubs for a new program that will give a leg up to start-up companies plus contribute to the creation of 18,000 new jobs. Read more

VMedia rewards customers for signing up their friends
TORONTO – VMedia is hoping that its customers enjoy its services so much that they will refer their friends and family. Read more

‘Battle of the Blades’ laces up for CBC again
TORONTO – CBC is bringing back its homegrown competition series Battles of the Blades this fall for a fifth season. Read more

Shaw connects Bowen Island to broadband network
CALGARY - Shaw Communications has expanded its broadband network to B.C.’s Bowen Island, one of the 23 local authorities that comprise Metro Vancouver. Read more

Evanov Radio Group’s Carmela Laurignano tapped for Rosalie Award at Canadian Music Week
TORONTO - Evanov Radio Group’s Carmela Laurignano has been named this year’s recipient of the Rosalie Award, as part of Canadian Music Week next month. Read more

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