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DISCOVERABILITY: Our top eight questions from the CRTC/NFB Summit
No easy answers TORONTO – Yes, there were a ton of regulatory lawyers and policy wonks there and probably not as many newfangled content creators and distributors as organizers hoped, but the two-day Discoverability Summit, which Read more

Feds reject Bell’s appeal of fibre decision
OTTAWA - The Governor in Council has denied Bell Canada's petition to appeal the CRTC’s wholesale wireline Read more

DISCOVERABILITY: “I really urge you to think outside of the box”
Heritage Minister says culture spending can lead to economic growth TORONTO – The federal government is turning its attention to overhauling the Read more

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Shortlist announced for Tuned-in Canada: The CCSA Awards
SAINT JOHN, NB – The Canadian Cable Systems Alliance (CCSA) has announced the shortlisted nominees for their Tuned-in Canada awards – a national celebration of excellence in communications service delivery, community-mindedness, and community Read more

Competition Bureau asks Canadians for feedback on BCE/MTS deal
OTTAWA – The Competition Bureau is asking Canadians to weigh in on BCE’s proposed acquisition of MTS and the subsequent sale of dealer locations and wireless subscribers to Telus. Read more

Bloomberg Canada’s Lang to co-host flagship show in New York
New Canadian business channel building audience quickly TORONTO – Bloomberg TV Canada announced Amanda Lang, anchor of Canadian business news program Bloomberg North, will be co-anchoring Bloomberg’s flagship Read more

Rogers to move Mobilicity customers to Chatr
TORONTO - Rogers is ditching the Mobilicity brand and will switch its approximately 150,000 customers to its Chatr flanker brand this summer. Read more

Homer Simpson answers fans’ questions live on Sunday’s episode
TORONTO – Fictional father Homer Simpson will be live for the first time in the series’ history during a special broadcast of The Simpsons on Sunday, May 15 at 8:00 PM ET/PT on Global. Read more

Videotron Business Solutions offers customers Microsoft Office 365
MONTREAL – Videotron Business Solutions is now offering its business customers all the products in the Microsoft Office 365 suite. Read more

Revenues up, profits fall in Q1 at TVA Group
MONTREAL - Despite an increase in revenues, TVA Group kicked off 2016 in the red and shuttered its Argent business channel after 11 years of operations. Read more

Bell offers Microsoft’s cloud services to Canadian businesses
MONTREAL - Bell is the first Canadian telco provider to offer businesses access to Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute, the company said Tuesday. Read more

WIFT-T adds four to Boards
TORONTO - Women in Film & Television – Toronto (WIFT-T) and the Foundation for WIFT-T have added four new directors to its boards for the 2016-2017 term. Read more


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