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Mobile TV fee dispute brews between Bell, Rogers

City has been dropped from Bell’s Mobile TV service and Sportsnet access reduced as the two companies fail to agree on rates.

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Kevin Crull leaving Bell Media

The president is departing, effective immediately, following a dispute over editorial coverage.

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BCE loses appeals court bid to retain mobile TV pricing

The Federal Court of Appeal in a March 23 decision said “Bell has not established that it will suffer irreparable harm” if the mobile TV service is banned until the case is heard.

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Bell to appeal CRTC ruling on mobile TV app

The phone giant is turning to the federal court of appeal to reverse a Jan. 29 ruling by the regulator to uphold net neutrality.

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TV viewing increases across platforms: CRTC

The regulator has released its annual broadcast report, with numbers pointing to more Canadians consuming content across multiple screens.

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Let’s Talk TV: Set-top box measurement

Should Canada have a standard measurement system that includes set-top box numbers? A look at how BDUs are positioning their arguments ahead of this fall’s CRTC hearing.

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Who’s up when: Let’s Talk TV

In the first of a series on the CRTC’s Let’s Talk TV, an overview of the hearings this fall and key arguments to be presented.

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Bell, Rogers to shutter Viewer’s Choice

Viewers Choice Canada (VCC) co-owners Bell and Rogers are shutting down the pay-per-view (PPV) service this fall.

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Bell, Rogers, Shaw stake positions on pick-and-pay

Ahead of this fall’s Let’s Talk TV hearings, the distributors publicly release their positions on the pick-and-pay debate, advocating for different models of flexible channel choice.

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TunedIn aims to connect social and TV this Thursday

The mysterious experimental app aims to connect social media activity to TV across Canada’s major broadcasters later this week.

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Why Ottawa’s cable unbundling bid threatens more carriage disputes

Ahead of the government’s throne speech late Wednesday, there were predictions of higher prices for consumers and more carriage disputes should pick-and-pay pricing be federally mandated.

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Industry calls CRTC Bell-Astral decision “well-reasoned”, “courageous”

“This is a good day for consumers,” Rogers Communications vice chair Phil Lind said in a statement Thursday following the CRTC’s ruling.