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Canadian start-up places first commercial Ku-band satellite in low earth orbit
TORONTO - Canadian nanosatellite company Kepler Communications has successfully placed the first commercial Ku-band satellite in low earth orbit (LEO) to provide economical Read more

Bell Media sees Starz in deal to bring more big content north of the border
TMN Encore to become newly-rebranded premier pay TV platform TORONTO and SANTA MONICA, CA – Bell Media is bringing Starz to Canada after inking an exclusive, long-term alliance with the U.S. Read more

Whitehorse company offers open source broadcast solution
WHITEHORSE – With a mission to develop products and services for broadcasters of any size, OpenBroadcaster offers open source broadcasting solutions to individuals, small-to-medium sized businesses and communities which allow them to Read more

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Broadcasting contents of personal letters was in public interest: CBSC
OTTAWA – A news report that aired the contents of personal letters did not violate any privacy provisions as that content was deemed in the public interest, the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council (CBSC) has determined. Read more

Bell rolls out new Whole Home Wi-Fi
MONTREAL - Bell has launched Whole Home Wi-Fi, dubbed Canada's first Wi-Fi service that brings smart and fast Wi-Fi to every room in the home while adapting to changing user requirements. Read more

Rogers, Groupe V Media partner up on live dance competition show
MONTREAL – Rogers is teaming up with Groupe V Média on urban dance competition Danser pour gagner which debuts January 24, at 7:30 PM ET on V. Read more

Vintage TV Canada granted broadcasting licence
OTTAWA - Music channel Vintage TV Canada has received its broadcasting licence from the CRTC, just over a year after its launch. Read more

Bell Canada hit with second data breach in eight months
TORONTO – Bell Canada is reeling from another data breach that appears to have compromised some 100,000 customer names, phone numbers and email addresses. Read more

NBCUniversal recognized as Company of Distinction at Banff
BANFF - Media and entertainment giant NBCUniversal will be honoured as the Company of Distinction at the 2018 Banff World Media Festival. Read more

Saturday’s ‘Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada’ watched by 9.1M viewers
TORONTO - One in four Canadians tuned-in to Saturday’s 12 ½ hour marathon broadcast of Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada on Sportsnet, City and CBC. Read more

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