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Why Bell and others insist VMedia can not use the same rules to be both OTT and BDU
TORONTO – It’s a little complicated (and raises the spectre of the long-gone iCraveTV), but a Bell Canada injunction says VMedia can’t Read more

Sportsnet announces first eight 4K NHL broadcasts, more promised
TORONTO – With the puck set to drop on the 2016-17 NHL season next week, Rogers-owned Sportsnet will produce and broadcast eight NHL games in 4K resolution between October and December, with more to come in 2017. Read more

DHX Media greenlights second season of animated adventure series ‘The Deep’
HALIFAX and LOS ANGELES – Canadian/Australian co-produced children’s series The Deep will be back for a second season. Read more

More Breaking Stories

Globalive’s Lacavera to keynote CWTS 2016
TORONTO - Globalive's Anthony Lacavera will headline the speaker line-up at this year’s Canadian Wireless Tradeshow scheduled for October 26 - 27 at the Toronto Congress Centre in Toronto. Read more

Bell Let's Talk supports expanded mental health care in Greater Montreal
MONTREAL - The Bell Let's Talk Community Fund is awarding $152,000 in grants to nine mental health organizations in Montreal and Longueuil to help expand their services and increase access to care in the Greater Montreal region. Read more

Advertising still pays off for content discoverability: MTM
OTTAWA – More screens and more content sources means that Canadian-made content must be both easily available and easy to find for it to succeed in a competitive local and global market. Read more

CRTC catches, fines, six more telemarketers
OTTAWA-GATINEAU - Six home-improvement companies have been fined $420,000 for making non-compliant telemarketing calls to Canadians, the CRTC said Tuesday. Read more

Telus clocks wireless speeds of 29.3 Gbps in pursuit of 5G
VANCOUVER – Telus and Huawei say that they’re one step closer to a 5G future after achieving wireless speeds of 29.3 Gbps during speeds testing at Read more

Shaw to grant 150 birthday wishes for Canada
CALGARY – In an effort to celebrate people and organizations making a difference in the lives of Canadian youth, Shaw Communications will recognize and support 150 local charitable and community activities through 2017. Read more

Rogers rolls out Ignite Gigabit service in St. John’s
ST. JOHN'S - Rogers has brought its Ignite Gigabit and Ignite Gigabit for business Internet services to The Rock, launching Tuesday in neighbourhoods across St. Read more

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