Cable & Telecom

OBITUARY: Cable pioneer Phil Keeping

ST. JOHN’S - Phil Keeping, proud Newfoundlander and founder of cable companies including N1 Cable TV and Cable Bahamas, died suddenly in Mount Pearl, NL on December 9.  He was 65. He fell from a mechanical scissor lift inside a Harley Davidson dealership he owned, reportedly while changing a light fixture.Keeping was involved in the telecommunications and cable TV industry for more than four decades.  After starting his career in the early 1970s as a coast guard in the telecommunications group of Transport Canada, he left to found N1 Cable TV Ltd. in 1986 which, in partnership with Canadian Satellite...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.