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Iristel, Telus point fingers over failed phone calls to the North
TORONTO and VANCOUVER — Hundreds of phone calls to northern Canada are failing to get through, and Iristel and Telus have their own theories as to why, each accusing the other company of engaging in suspect telecom practices that it claims are Read more

Telecom growth helps to sustain Quebecor revenues
MONTREAL — Growth in Quebecor’s telecom business helped to offset a decline in its media segment, enabling the communications company to maintain relatively flat revenues in the second quarter of 2018. Read more

Canadian 4G speeds way up, says OpenSignal
LONDON, UK – While all three of Canada's national mobile operators have cranked up their 4G speeds over the last six months, Telus still holds a commanding lead, says OpenSignal in its new semi-annual report Mobile Networks Update: Canada. Read more

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TLN kicks off multilingual coverage of Serie A starting Saturday
TORONTO - TLN Media Group has scooped up the Canadian rights for Serie A, Italy’s top division of soccer, for three years starting this weekend. Read more

Register now for OAB Connection 2018 conference happening November 8
TORONTO - Registration is open for the Ontario Association of Broadcasters (OAB) Connection 2018 annual conference and awards gala scheduled for Thursday, November 8 at the Marriott Toronto Airport Hotel. Read more

Family Channel orders second season of spooky anthology series ‘Creeped Out’
HALIFAX — With season one of the Canada-UK co-produced anthology series Creeped Out set to debut on the Family Channel this fall, series co-producers DHX Media and BBC Children’s Productions have already received an order for 10 more Read more

CRTC fines VOIS and its company director a further $30,000
OTTAWA — Having received nothing but silence from Calgary-based telecom service provider VOIS Inc. Read more

Travelxp 4K HDR channel available to Telus Optik TV customers
VANCOUVER — Telus Optik TV customers in BC and Alberta can now enjoy the enhanced viewing experience of 4K HDR (High Dynamic Range) with the exclusive-to-Telus launch of Travelxp 4K HDR, a global travel and lifestyle channel from India. Read more

TeraGo sees growth in cloud, colocation services
TORONTO — Data centre and connectivity services provider TeraGo experienced growth in its cloud and colocation business in the second quarter of 2018, but saw an overall decrease in revenues due to the weaker performance of its connectivity Read more

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