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Cable community channel now a multiplatform media outlet
HAMILTON – Community television will never be the same in Canada. Read more

CBC shoots down union’s allegations of property sell-off
TORONTO – CBC is not in the process of selling off all of its buildings, despite assertions to the contrary made by a union representing CBC employees. Read more

CRTC overhauls rules for national news services
OTTAWA – The CRTC has issued revised standard conditions of licence for new and existing Canadian discretionary services operating as national news services, the latest in series of changes in the wake of its Let’s Talk TV proceeding. Read more

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BlackBerry completes AtHoc deal
WATERLOO, ON - BlackBerry said Wednesday that it has completed the acquisition of networked crisis communication provider AtHoc. Read more

New mobile payment options geared to small businesses, self-employed workers
MONTREAL - Small businesses, self-employed workers, seasonal workers and merchants on-the-go now have a secure way to accept debit and credit card payments after Desjardins Group unveiled two new mobile payment solutions Wednesday. Read more

Global News, Twitter pair up for 2015 Federal Election
TORONTO – Global News has announced plans to partner with Twitter Canada to provide up-to-the-minute election night coverage next month. Read more

CommTech Show opens exhibitor registration
TORONTO - Organizers of the annual Canadian CommTech Show and Seminars have opened exhibitor registration for both events, with early bird savings on now through October 23, 2015. Read more

Bell Let’s Talk extended five more years; Bell ups mental health funding commitment to $100M
MONTREAL - Bell marked the fifth anniversary of Bell Let's Talk by announcing the extension of the national mental health initiative for a further five years and a pledge to increase its total funding commitment for Canadian mental health to at Read more

HBC behind new series on Canada’s adventurous past
TORONTO – A new series of historical narratives that tell the story of Canada's adventurous past debuted on TV screens this week, backed by Canada's oldest company. Read more

Corus signs two big charter sponsors for kids, family brands
TORONTO – Corus Entertainment has signed on Kimberly-Clark and Sunwing Vacations as charter sponsors across its kids and family brands including ABC Spark, Cartoon Network, Disney Channel, Teletoon, Treehouse and YTV. Read more

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