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Why there are no shortage of Cancon opportunities in our OTT world
OTTAWA – After securing a global Netflix streaming deal for its new original show, Wow! Unlimited Media’s CEO Michael Hirsh says opportunities abound for Canadian content. Read more

Talk Broadband: SaskTel says there’s not enough direction to the CRTC direction
REGINA – The CRTC’s decision to overhaul what it means to provide a basic telecommunications service to Read more

BCE purchase of MTS receives final approval, thanks to new competitor Xplornet
OTTAWA – BCE Inc. Read more

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Radio ads were clearly separate from programming: CBSC
OTTAWA – Paid spots voiced by a radio host were sufficiently distinct from news and program content, meaning that the station did not violate any broadcast codes, says the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council (CBSC). Read more

Super Channel to launch Canada’s first 24-hour eSports channel
EDMONTON and LONDON - While still under court protection from its creditors, Super Channel has announced plans to create and distribute a new channel for video game fans in partnership with UK-based media company Read more

Videotron offers wireless customers new daily roaming options
MONTREAL - Just in time for spring break, Videotron is offering a new service designed to help its mobile customers avoid roaming charge shock. Read more

TV’s Jennifer Valentyne opts for Toronto radio gig
TORONTO – Former City TV’s Breakfast Television personality Jennifer Valentyne joined the popular morning show on Toronto’s Q107 radio station on Tuesday. Read more

VMedia professes love for live TV with new promo
TORONTO - VMedia Inc. Read more

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