Cable & Telecom

Shaw brings BlueSky TV to Vancouver

VANCOUVER – Shaw introduced its new voice-controlled platform BlueSky TV to customers in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland on Wednesday.Using Comcast’s X1 platform, Shaw BlueSky TV combines an easy-to-use interface featuring voice-activated navigation, with content recommendations, customized apps, and social media features.  It also offers access to all of a user's content in one place, including live programming, PVR recordings, on-demand shows, and TV Everywhere services.Shaw premiered the service in Calgary last month and said it plans to roll it out to its various markets in the coming months."Shaw BlueSky TV is already changing the way customers watch TV in...

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.