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Fibre Hearing: Many small ISPs are building their own fibre. Why can’t everyone else do the same, asks Bell
GATINEAU – The lack of wholesale access to last mile fibre infrastructure hasn’t deterred competitors from investing in their own high-speed networks, Bell Canada told the CRTC during its appearance as part of the Fibre Hearing on Read more

Rogers (softly) told no on Shaw spectrum purchase: sources
OTTAWA – While official spectrum license transfer applications were filed by Rogers Communications and Shaw Communications in early September, sources tell senior officials at Industry Canada have let Rogers executives know they’re Read more

Fibre Hearing: CNOC, Primus, say four broadband suppliers is the right competitive number
GATINEAU – The argument which says the incumbent telcos would simply stop investing in fibre networks if competitors were granted access to them is just not true, according to the Canadian Network Operators Consortium (CNOC) and Primus Read more

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Toronto's Digiflare helps light up shomi Xbox 360 app
TORONTO - When the Xbox 360 app for Rogers/Shaw’s shomi subscription video-on-demand service is launched next week, it will be thanks largely to Digiflare, a Toronto-based TV Everywhere app developer. Read more

Project Latte continues buying spree with sci-fi, fantasy and superheroes
TORONTO – Bell Media’s subscription on-demand video streaming service Project Latte continues to stock up on programming in advance of its December launch. Read more

Canadian performers urge MPs to put culture on the agenda
OTTAWA – The Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA) wants the federal government to make support for Canada’s $85 billion cultural industries a key issue in the upcoming federal election. Read more

AMI to air TSN's Grey Cup broadcast with live described video
TORONTO - Accessible Media Inc. Read more

Bell Media’s Coe, LaFlamme named two of Canada’s most powerful women by WXN
TORONTO – Bell Media’s Corrie Coe (right) and Lisa LaFlamme have been recognized by the Women’s Executive Network (WXN) with Canada’s Most Powerful Women Top 100 Read more

Higher subscriptions buoy ATN's Q3 profits
TORONTO - Asian Television Network (ATN) reported net income of $626,795 on revenues of $6.99 million for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. Read more

Karen Sheriff named president and CEO of Q9 Networks
TORONTO – Former Bell Aliant head Karen Sheriff has been appointed president and CEO of co-location provider Q9 Networks effective January 5, 2015, the company announced Tuesday. Read more

Bell Media Mix promotes Yellow Pages’ ‘Shop The Neighbourhood’ event
TORONTO – In its largest multimedia partnership to date, Bell Media Mix has teamed up with Yellow Pages to encourage Canadians to support their neighbourhood merchants by purchasing locally this Saturday. Read more

Bell salutes federal government's commitment to the mental health of military members, veterans
MONTREAL – Bell Canada is congratulating the federal government on its announcement of a six-year, $200 million investment in the mental health of members of the Canadian Armed Forces, veterans and their families. Read more

Registration opens for Digital Media at the Crossroads Conference
TORONTO – Registration is now open for DM@X: Digital Media at the Crossroads Conference, a high level conference on the future of content in digital media. Read more

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