Radio & Television

Shaw Media adds closed captioning to online content

TORONTO - Just in time for viewers to catch-up on hits like Big Brother Canada and Vikings, Shaw Media said Wednesday that it is the first private broadcaster in Canada to offer closed captioning capabilities on its websites.The captioning spans over 1,300 accessible full episodes across Global and the company’s entertainment and specialty properties, with more enabled content added daily.  The new functionality is activated by clicking a ‘CC’ option during the video playback on Shaw Media brand websites."Ensuring our content is accessible has always been a priority at Shaw Media and we are excited to be providing the most...

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.