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Vidéotron launches new TV, whole home, platform Helix (updated)
CEO Pruneau wants it to be the in-home hub for Quebecers MONTREAL — Vidéotron has officially joined the IPTV family, announcing Tuesday its Helix platform is available to the general public as of now. Read more

Corus to shutter CosmoTV and IFC
TORONTO – Canadian BDUs recently began telling customers as of September 30th, both Cosmo TV and the Independent Film Channel will cease broadcasting because owner Corus Entertainment has decided to shut them down. Read more

Condo ISP FibreStream now offering 5 Gbps
TORONTO – Independent network operator FibreStream announced today what it says is Canada's first 5 Gbps residential Internet package. Read more

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Wow! Unlimited losses climb as revenue grows
Says it is looking for strategic partnerships for Canadian TV channel VANCOUVER – Kids and youth entertainment company Wow! Read more

Pam Westman named president of Nelvana
TORONTO - Corus Entertainment announced today that Scott Dyer is retiring as president of kids content production unit Nelvana, effective Friday August 30, and current head of Nelvana Enterprises Pam Westman has been named as his successor. Read more

Happy long weekend!
No newsletter Tuesday WE AT CARTT.CA ARE taking the last long weekend of summer off. Read more

Freedom launches in eight more cities
CALGARY – Shaw Communications today said Freedom Mobile has launched its LTE network in eight more western Canadian cities. Read more

More northern Ontario, New Brunswick communities get broadband funding
Bell to do the builds OTTAWA – The federal government this week made two more rural broadband funding announcements. Read more

13th annual Labour Day Show N Shine supports Regina Food Bank
REGINA – From noon to 4 on Monday at the Access Communications Community Park, hundreds of classic and vintage vehicles will be on display as local community businesses unite in support of the Regina Food Bank, broadcast on Access Read more

Family Channel promises screen time will mean family time
Family Jr. Read more

SiriusXM adds The Tragically Hip Radio
TORONTO – SiriusXM Canada today announced The Tragically Hip Radio is now live now online and on the SiriusXM app. Read more

Feds fund another Indigenous doc series

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