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COMMENTARY: Still no answers from Minister Joly, and it's getting late
Q HOST TOM POWER is a good interviewer. Read more

Vice Media lining up new Canadian partners as JV with Rogers ends
Viceland Canada (in its current form) to end March 31st TORONTO – Rogers and Vice Media today announced the end of their joint venture in a deal which will see Vice take 100% ownership of all Vice Canada assets, which is Read more

Bell, NFL, file Supreme Court appeal over Super Bowl simsub decision; ask for stay for this year's game
Commission itself could reverse this, prior to the game TORONTO – To the surprise of no one, Bell Media has filed an appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada looking to strike down CRTC’s Super Bowl simsub decision – and has asked for Read more

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Netflix has killer Q4, sees 40% more growth coming in 2018
Will spend up to US$8 billion this year on content LOS GATOS, Calif. Read more

CraveTV lands Game of Thrones, among other new HBO titles
TORONTO - CraveTV is making room for more big HBO shows in its lineup, led by worldwide television hit series Game of Thrones. Read more

Wightman Telecom honoured for efforts with Crime Stoppers
CLIFFORD, ON – Wightman Telecom and local TV producer Adam Olivero are being recognized by Crime Stoppers Guelph Wellington (CSGW) with the 2017 Cornerstone Award for their support of the Read more

TSN 1040 Vancouver still home of the BC Lions
VANCOUVER – TSN 1040 Vancouver has inked a new multi-year radio partnership with the CFL’s BC Lions to remain the team’s official radio broadcaster through 2022. Read more

Boat Rocker makes management changes at Radical Sheep, Crooked Horse
TORONTO - Boat Rocker Studios has made some tweaks to management at its kids’ entertainment division Radical Sheep and factual production house Crooked Horse. Read more

Zayo expands in Western Canada with Optic Zoo acquisition
BOULDER, CO and VANCOUVER – Allstream parent Zayo Group Holdings has bought Vancouver-based Optic Zoo Networks Inc. Read more

Shaw helps make #VanWiFi the largest free public Wi-Fi network in Canada
VANCOUVER – Shaw Communications is helping the City of Vancouver to grow its free public Wi-Fi network to over 600 locations throughout the city. Read more

Canadian campuses set to highlight mental health around Bell Let's Talk Day
MONTREAL - Canadian universities and colleges in every province have pledged to help grow the campus conversation about mental health in support of Bell Let's Talk Day on January 31. Read more

Bell to serve up multiscreen services using Ericsson’s MediaFirst platform
TORONTO – Bell will soon offer a personalized and converged multiscreen service to its Fibe TV and Alt TV subscribers using Ericsson’s MediaFirst TV Platform. Read more

Paramount Network takes over from Spike
LOS ANGELES – Farewell Spike, hello Paramount Network. Read more

Rogers Media trials dynamic ad insertion on digital audio platforms
TORONTO - Rogers Media has announced the beta launch of dynamic ad insertion (DAI) advertising on live and on-demand audio streams for its radio stations across Canada. Read more

37,000 Ontario farm families throw support behind SWIFT
WYOMING, ON – Ontario’s largest general farm organization, the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA), has thrown its support behind SouthWestern Integrated Fibre Technology (SWIFT). Read more

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