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Carriers remain disappointed with Ottawa
Rogers Infinte customers surpass 750,000 TORONTO – A handful of Canadian telecom executives didn’t hold back on their thoughts about the CRTC’s Read more

Apple TV+ streaming service to launch Nov. 1 at C$5.99 per month
New iPhone 11 models and Apple Watch Series 5 also revealed CUPERTINO, CA — The Apple TV+ video subscription service is set to launch November 1 at an industry low price of C$5.99 per month, the company announced Tuesday at its fall Read more

Telus, Zú launch 5G lab aimed at media and entertainment
MONTREAL – Telus and Zú announced Wednesday the two companies have entered into a long-term partnership to launch an experimental 5G laboratory Read more

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CMPA names Liz Shorten COO
TORONTO – The Canadian Media Producers Association announced it has promoted Liz Shorten to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer. Read more

CTV renews The Amazing Race Canada
TORONTO – With season seven having just wrapped onTuesday (with its largest audience in four years as married Edmonton couple Anthony and James, pictured, took home the loot), CTV has already confirmed season eight in 2020 for Read more

eStruxture expands Cogent partnership
MONTREAL – Network and cloud-neutral data center solutions provider eStruxture Data Centers announced an expanded partnership with Cogent Communications, a multinational Internet Service Provider, on Wednesday. Read more

CPAC has its eyes, ears, on it all
OTTAWA – At the same time as the writ dropped Wednesday, CPAC launched its plans for covering the federal election campaign, promising it will have its "Eye on Everything, Ear to the Ground,” according to its new tagline. Read more

MAtv’s fall season of community programming starts September 16
MONTREAL — Videotron’s community TV channel MAtv announced its fall lineup of diverse and hyperlocal shows reflecting Montrealers’ lifestyles, with new English shows joining returning programs that focus on topics of local interest. Read more

SaskTel adding 12 more rural towers to provincial cell network
REGINA — SaskTel announced Monday it plans to improve LTE cellular services in 12 additional communities throughout rural Saskatchewan by deploying a small cell site solution in each location. Read more

Rogers Hometown Hockey hits the ice October 6
TORONTO — The puck will drop on the sixth season of Rogers Hometown Hockey on October 6, when the Winnipeg Jets will face off against the Islanders in New York, with Sportsnet favourites Ron MacLean and Tara Slone hosting the show from Read more

Like Minded Entertainment acquires Montreal tech company Vantrix
TORONTO — Like Minded Entertainment founder, filmmaker and actor Mark Kassen announced Monday during the Toronto International Film Festival that his Hollywood-based production company has completed the acquisition and integration of Read more

SaskTel selects Phobio and Openet technology to help manage wireless business
ATLANTA, DUBLIN and REGINA — In two separate announcements, SaskTel has chosen to deploy software and services from Atlanta-based Phobio and Dublin-based Openet to manage different aspects of its wireless business. Read more

Nextologies hires Fernando Aunon as regional VP of US operations
TORONTO — As part of its global expansion plans, Nextologies Limited announced it has hired Fernando Aunon (pictured) as regional vice-president of its US operations. Read more

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