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Dejero’s cloud-based network supports Canadian coverage of Rio 2016 Games
WATERLOO, ONT. — Canadian broadcasters in Rio de Janeiro for the Summer Olympics are using video distribution technology from Waterloo, Ont.-based Dejero Labs to manage their coverage of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Read more

Montreal’s Aldea delivers Rio 2016 live to the world
MONTREAL — When all the action from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games is broadcast to viewers’ TVs around the globe, Montreal-based Aldea Solutions will be delivering the live feeds that many of the world’s major broadcasters rely on to cover the Read more

Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony: On TV, online, on mobile or in VR — you choose
TORONTO — As the Rio 2016 Olympic Games officially kick off Friday evening, Canadians wanting to watch the opening ceremony will be able to choose from a range of viewing options. Read more

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Telus subscriber additions slower year-over-year, but revenue still up
VANCOUVER — Higher data revenue and overall net increases in both wireless and wireline subscribers helped Telus continue to grow its revenues in the second quarter of 2016, the company said Friday. Read more

Bell wireless subs grow, but Fibe TV and high-speed Internet adds slow
MONTREAL — While BCE’s Bell Wireless division continues to sign up significant numbers of postpaid wireless subscribers, net new customer additions to Bell Wireline’s Fibe TV and high-speed Internet services have slowed compared to this Read more

Telecom gains help sustain growth for Quebecor
MONTREAL — The strong performance of Quebecor’s Videotron telecom segment helped to offset losses in its Quebecor Media subsidiary, allowing the parent company to maintain modest growth overall in the second quarter of 2016, Quebecor Read more

BCE beefs up data centre capabilities with Q9 Networks acquisition
MONTREAL — In a deal valued at $675 million, BCE is acquiring all equity it does not already own in Q9 Networks Inc., a Toronto-based data centre operator, as the telecom giant looks to shore up its ability to compete against domestic and Read more

OAB to recognize great station promotions at awards gala
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Axsit customer complaint resolved, company sold, says CCTS
OTTAWA — The Commissioner of Complaints for Telecommunications Services (CCTS) announced Friday the successful resolution of a customer complaint against Axsit, a VoIP phone service provider based in Mississauga, Ont. Read more

Athena Georgaklis joins Nelvana’s management team
TORONTO — Corus Entertainment has appointed former Teletoon executive Athena Georgaklis as the new head of development for the company’s Nelvana children’s animation studio. Read more

Bachelorette Canada hands roses to four brand partners
TORONTO – When The Bachelorette Canada premieres for its first-ever season in September, a number of brands will be supporting Canadian Bachelorette Jasmine Lorimer as she looks for love on the show. Read more

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