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PRIVACY: Be prepared for breaches or else, warns Telus chief data officer
TORONTO – 'Be prepared' is an old Boy Scout motto. Read more

COMMENTARY: An unrepresentative survey
WEDNESDAY, THE CRTC released a report by EKOS Research as Read more

Rogers records huge improvement as telecom gripes remain steady: CCTS report
TV complaints on the rise OTTAWA – Canadians had more complaints about their television services than about their telecom and Internet services combined, says the Commissioner for Complaints for Telecommunications Services (CCTS). Read more

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Two surveys show some different conclusions for Talk Broadband
GATINEAU – While seven in ten Canadians say that they are satisfied with the speed and reliability of their home Internet service, only one in three report being happy with the cost, according to a public opinion research report unveiled Read more

Emergency alert system could be extended to wireless service providers
GATINEAU – With some 80% of Canadians now owning a mobile device, the CRTC is asking for feedback on the participation of wireless service providers in Canada’s National Public Alerting System. Read more

Nominations open for 2016 Tuned-in Canada awards
QUISPAMSIS, NB - Nominations are now open for Tuned-in Canada, the annual awards presented by the Canadian Cable Systems Alliance (CCSA). Read more

DHX Media announces new commissions for three kids' series
HALIFAX – DHX Media is heading to this year’s TV and digital content market MIPTV with new commissions for three of its original children’s series. Read more

Fight Network, TNA Impact Wrestling tag team on promotion, new content
TORONTO – Fight Network and TNA Entertainment have struck a comprehensive content partnership in an effort to “seize a global digital audience for fight-based content”. Read more

Telus expands wireless service to BC’s Highway 16
SMITHERS, B.C. Read more

Cogeco Connexion launches TV for business customers
MONTREAL - Cogeco Connexion has unveiled new TV bundles designed specifically for small and medium-sized businesses and larger enterprises in its territories in Ontario and Quebec. Read more

CRTC to establish a regulatory framework for next-generation 9-1-1 services
GATINEAU – The CRTC has kicked off a public consultation as it seeks to establish a regulatory framework for next-generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) emergency services in Canada. Read more

Former Rogers radio exec Farina to help Bell Media roll out iHeartRadio
TORONTO – Veteran radio exec Rob Farina is joining Bell Media as a senior advisor in support of the coming launch of iHeartRadio in Canada. Read more

CBC Sports readies multiplatform coverage of ISU World Figure Skating Championships
TORONTO - CBC Sports will join the world’s best figure skaters in Boston, MA, this week for exclusive live Canadian coverage of the ISU World Figure Skating Championships. Read more

Alcatel unveils new youthful branding in North America
IRVINE, CA – Alcatel is rolling out of its new branding in North America as it seeks to tap in to the Gen-X and Millennial markets. Read more

Space’s ‘Orphan Black’ after show heads south to BBC America
TORONTO – Space’s Orphan Black after show After The Black has been picked up by BBC America for U.S. Read more


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