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COMMENTARY: Why losing NFL Sunday Ticket is a big deal
Plus, DAZN has a big job to do and very little time VARIOUS ‘SUPER SPORTS’ PACKAGES have quietly been pulled or are being rendered anew by Canadian TV carriers with the announcement last week they will no longer contain NFL Sunday Read more

Pelmorex unveils new CEO as part of international expansion plans
OAKVILLE, ON – Weather company Pelmorex has named former Google Canada exec Sam Sebastian as its new president and CEO as part of a planned transition to an information networks and data solutions business. Read more

Older Canadians slow to embrace digital health technologies: Telus Health
TORONTO – While older Canadians are the most likely to benefit from digital health technology, they are also the least likely to adopt it, says a new study commissioned by Telus Health. Read more

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SSi Micro connects historic Canada C3 Expedition
YELLOWKNIFE - SSi Micro is helping to share the Canada C3 Expedition with the world after equipping the vessel with satellite broadband connectivity throughout its 150-day, 23,000 km sailing Read more

Stingray’s new channels promote Canada’s Aboriginal music to the world
MONTREAL – Stingray has struck a content partnership with Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN), and radio broadcasters Native Communications and First Peoples Radio to promote Aboriginal music from Canada. Read more

Viacom vies for Scripps with all-cash offer; but Discovery has edge: reports
A WEEK AFTER reported merger talks with Discovery Communications, Scripps Networks is being courted by Viacom Inc. Read more

Michaël Majeau joins Groupe V Media as communications, PR director
MONTREAL - Groupe V Media has named former Corus communications exec Michaël Majeau as its new director of communications and public relations. Read more

‘Game Of Thrones’ premiere breaks records with over 1.8M viewers
TORONTO – The premier of season seven of Game Of Thrones was the most-watched episode in HBO Canada and Canadian entertainment specialty and Pay TV history. Read more

ZoneTV harnesses artificial intelligence to create customized OTT TV channels
NEW YORK – Media company ZoneTV is readying a suite of customizable linear TV channels that it says will launch this fall. Read more

Cogeco Peer 1 says Brytlyt partnership will “revolutionise enterprise data analytics”
TORONTO and LONDON, UK – Cogeco Peer 1 is teaming up with data analytics firm Brytlyt to offer its Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) database and analytics platform to help Read more

Bell offers IoT energy management solutions to Canadian businesses
MONTREAL and RESTON, VA – Bell is partnering with U.S. Read more

Love Nature launches 4K TV channel in Canada
TORONTO and MONTREAL – Blue Ant Media’s natural history brand Love Nature is now available as a 4K (Ultra-HD) linear TV channel in Canada. Read more

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