Top Stories

CBC at the Pan Am Games: Behind the scenes as TV coverage expands
TORONTO - As the 2015 Toronto Pan Am Games moves into its final week, CBC-TV is boosting its daily coverage starting Monday, the second time it has pushed aside regular programming to show live and extended packages of the sporting event. Read more

Bell wastes little time seeking to adapt specialty channels to new TV policy
OTTAWA - Now that the CRTC has made the big decisions as part of its Let’s Talk TV process, it’s up to the major broadcasters to decide how they want to game the system to their advantage. Read more

Wholesale wireline services decision coming Wednesday
OTTAWA-GATINEAU - The CRTC will release its decision on wholesale wireline services late Wednesday. Read more

More Breaking Stories

Discovery rides with Jeep on new digital series ‘Life Is Calling’
TORONTO – Discovery has harnessed the power of Jeep in a new digital series debuting Monday that promises a cross-country road trip off the beaten path. Read more

CRTC to review rules for French-language music on the radio
OTTAWA–GATINEAU - The CRTC is launching a proceeding to examine the framework for French-language vocal music (FVM) in order to foster its discovery, promotion, creation and consumption in the digital era. Read more

Score Media posts increases in revenues, users for Q3
TORONTO – Despite a 60% lift in revenues in its third quarter, Score Media saw its adjusted EBITDA loss increase $1.1 million year-over-year. Read more

ATN grabs rights to second season of Pro Kabaddi league
TORONTO - Asian Television Network International has acquired the exclusive broadcast rights for the second season of Pro-Kabaddi League, held in India from July 18 to August 23, 2015. Read more

Q3 revenues, profits climb at SiriusXM Canada
TORONTO - SiriusXM Canada credited subscriber growth for its “record” fiscal 2015 third quarter revenue and surge in profits. Read more

Bell Mobility loses challenge to class-action suit over 911 service fees
OTTAWA – Bell Mobility has lost another bid to overturn a ruling holding it liable for charging customers in the northern territories a 911 fee without actually offering the emergency-call service. Read more

Shaw leverages ViaWest's expertise in new Calgary data centre
CALGARY - Shaw is opening a new 40,000 square feet data centre in Calgary that will offer business customers a variety of hybrid solutions, including cloud, colocation, managed services or any combination in between. Read more

Telus lets Stateside customers tap in to their plans with $7 ‘US Easy Roam’
TORONTO – Telus customers travelling south of the border this summer now have a new way to stay connected. Read more

Netflix adds 3.3M more subscribers in Q2; gears up for original feature film releases, mobile optimization
LOS GATOS, CA – Netflix added a record 3.3 million new streaming members in the second quarter as it continues its quest to make the service available throughout the world by the end of 2016. Read more

Club illico, TVA Group finalize content deal with Sony Pictures Television Canada
MONTREAL - Quebecor Media subsidiary Quebecor Content has struck a long-term multiplatform agreement with Sony Pictures Television Canada that will see a number of big titles added to TVA Group's channels and Videotron's SVOD platform Club Read more

Distributel ramps up high-speed cable Internet services in Quebec
MONTREAL – Independent ISP Distributel is expanding its high-speed cable Internet services to an additional 29 cities in Quebec, including Trois-Rivieres, Rimouski, Drummondville, Saint-Hyacinthe and Shawinigan. Read more

La Presse joins Broadcast Consortium for French-language 2015 Leaders' Debate
OTTAWA – French-language newspaper La Presse will team up with the Broadcast Consortium to produce and distribute the French-language 2015 Leaders' Debate. Read more

Job Board Postings

International Sales Director

Implementation Manager, Transport

Europe Bureau Chief Global National

Executive Producer, Global National, Vancouver

Upcoming Events

Super Mobility Week
September 9, 2015 to September 11, 2015
Sands Convention Center. Las Vegas, NV

September 10, 2015 to September 15, 2015
RAI Amsterdam

CCSA Connect
September 20, 2015 to September 22, 2015
Mont Tremblant, Que.

Cable-Tec Expo
October 13, 2015 to October 16, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Canadian Wireless Trade Show 2015
October 28, 2015 to October 29, 2015
Toronto Congress Centre

2017 Canadian ISP Summit
November 6, 2017 to November 8, 2017
Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel