Cable & Telecom

Telus charges Corus/Shaw with conspiring to block access to premium content

OTTAWA - In a battle of GOs, Telus is charging Corus Entertainment and Shaw Communications of conspiring to block its efforts to stream Movie Central/HBO content to its Optik On The Go customers, which competes directly now with Shaw`s GO TV Everywhere service. Telus filed a complaint with the CRTC last week saying Telus has tried unsuccessfully for nearly a year to acquire the premium content for its Optik on the go service from Corus, to no avail. “Corus is offering in-home, out-of-home and on-the-go access to Movie Central and HBO content to Shaw’s BDU subscribers, while denying Telus Optik TV...
 

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.