Cable & Telecom

Xbox as the set top comes to Canada; a North American first

VANCOUVER – Telus’ Optik TV customers have a new option for their set top boxes – an Xbox 360.With the gaming and entertainment unit, Optik TV customers can use it to enable PVR Anywhere features, such as scheduling the recording of up to three shows simultaneously on one PVR unit. The Microsoft Mediaroom software that powers Optik TV now also supports delivery of Optik TV to the Xbox 360 to provide functionality for watching television anywhere in the home, as well as all the gaming.“We are blazing a trail as the first provider in North America to offer this innovative...

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.