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Shoan alleges bigotry at the CRTC in court filing to regain his job
Says commissioner Vennard conducted herself inappropriately, too TORONTO – In a judicial review application filed with the Federal Court on Tuesday, former Ontario regional CRTC commissioner Raj Shoan alleges institutional bigotry Read more

Former CEO Townsend files suit against CCSA
SAINT JOHN, N.B. Read more

UPDATED: Attraction Radio grows to 13 stations through latest acquisition
Growing in small market Quebec MONTREAL – It only started in 2012, but Quebec’s Attraction Radio has already grown, entirely through acquisitions, to become one of the top radio broadcast owners in Quebec, based on a business model Read more

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Why differential pricing is good, and bad, for industry and consumers
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Jays' July 1st broadcast a home run for AMI
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Bell, MTS to make service improvement announcement Thursday
WINNIPEG – MTS and Bell Canada are poised to make a joint announcement Thursday about plans to improve telecommunications services in rural, remote and indigenous communities in Northern Manitoba. Read more

NextRadio app lets Canadians use their devices to dial up FM radio
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Consumers with FM radio compatible smartphones may now tune in to FM radio on their devices thanks to the Canadian launch of the NextRadio app. Read more

CBC amplifies Olympic coverage with Twitter; online hubs go live
TORONTO - With one month to go until the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, CBC/Radio-Canada officially launched the main online hubs for its coverage which this year also includes a website geared towards young Canadians. Read more

Axsit violating regulatory obligations: CCTS
OTTAWA – Mississauga-based telecom service provider Axsit is in breach of its obligations to customers and Commissioner of Complaints for Telecommunications Services (CCTS), says the CCTS. Read more

Stingray Music mobile app tops 1M downloads
MONTREAL - Stingray Digital Group said Tuesday that its free Stingray Music mobile app has reached 1 million downloads, doubling its user base in one year. Read more

SaskTel to turn down CDMA network in July 2017
REGINA - SaskTel said Tuesday that it will be turning down its Code division multiple access (CDMA) network in exactly one year, as the company shifts its focus to 4G/LTE. Read more

Edmonton’s Rogers Place takes shape
EDMONTON – Rogers is continuing to put the final touches on Rogers Place, set to open its doors in downtown Edmonton this fall. Read more

Bourdages joins NFB as director general, creation and innovation
MONTREAL – Former CBC and TVA exec René Bourdages has been named director general, creation and innovation at the NFB, effective September 1st. Read more

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