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Competition Bureau calls foul on sports streaming service marketing
OTTAWA – In what might be considered a curious move, the Competition Bureau posted a consumer alert on its website Monday, cautioning customers to read the fine print before they sign up for sports streaming services this season. Read more

ESPN is going OTT with sports streaming service
BRISTOL, CONN. Read more

Groupe V drops Musi from Max for new specialty channel
MONTREAL — Groupe V Média’s transformation of its MusiMax music channel into a specialty channel dedicated to popular TV shows and movies is almost complete, with its new Max network set to launch at the end of August. Read more

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NewsTalk 1290 CJBK London new home of live NHL play-by-play
LONDON, ONT. Read more

Capella’s Norm Slater retires after 40-year career
PETERBOROUGH, ONT. Read more

CMF awards $4.7 million to 22 Canadian digital media projects
TORONTO — The Canada Media Fund will award more than $4.7 million in development and marketing support to innovative digital media companies in Canada as part of the CMF’s 2016-2017 Experimental Stream funding initiative. Read more

Bell issues MTN debentures to pay for Q9 deal
MONTREAL — BCE is making a public offering of $1.5 billion in medium term note (MTN) debentures to help finance its recently announced acquisition of Q9 Networks and for other corporate purposes. Read more

London’s CKSL-AM Funny 1410 signs off August 14
LONDON, ONT. — As reported by Cartt.ca last week, Bell Media Radio officially announced Tuesday it is shutting down London’s CKSL-AM Funny 1410. Read more

babyTEL showcases adapted softphone for disabled Canadians at ISAAC Conference
TORONTO — Montreal-based voice-over-IP provider babyTEL is displaying its ROAMbaby Access adapted softphone for Canadians with disabilities at the International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (ISAAC) 2016 Conference, Read more

Cogeco Connexion asks customers to “Switch on Amazing”
MONTREAL — Cogeco Connexion is getting a refreshed look with a new brand identity being unveiled today in an advertising campaign launched in Quebec and Ontario. Read more


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