CraveTV interface

CraveTV to launch Dec. 11 for ‘price of a latte’

The TV streaming service is an add-on to Bell Media’s pay TV offerings and will also be available on Eastlink and Telus’ Optik TV.

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Gusto TV announces launch on Telus Optik

The food and lifestyle specialty channel is now available in three million homes across Canada. (Gusto TV CEO Chris Knight pictured)


Weekly roundup: New four-screen offering, Grey Cup and screen SOCAN

Eastlink’s rollout of its Eastlink to Go offering includes access to Hollywood Suite’s VOD movie channels on four screens.

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Bell-Astral will put $80 million into French-language programming

The news came as part of a Bell statement clarifying its vision for the Astral takeover, in which it also argued that opponent Quebecor will remain the largest holder of Quebec market share.


Telus joins Say No To Bell coalition to thwart Astral takeover

The move leverages existing opposition in eastern Canada from Cogeco Eastlink and Quebecor with a new voice from western Canada.


Cogeco, Eastlink and Quebecor oppose Bell’s Astral takeover

The consortium is urging regulators to block the sale and has launched a public campaign, Say No to Bell, to stop the transaction.