Cable & Telecom

Zagga’s vision: Creating a Netflix for the blind

TORONTO – With the prevalence of video on demand and services like Netflix, many of us take for granted just how easy it is to find exactly the kind of movie or other programming you want to watch. For those living with vision loss, however, accessing described video content through a streaming or VOD service has been next to impossible.Until now. Toronto businessman Kevin Shaw (pictured) has developed a unique streaming solution where those who are visually impaired or have vision loss can enjoy popular movies and TV shows, dubbed with described video, for a monthly subscription.Zagga Entertainment, the brainchild...

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.