CanWest Global Communications Corp., today called on the Government of Canada to proceed urgently to modernize the public policy and regulatory framework for broadcasting in Canada. CanWest’s detailed recommendations were released today in the Company’s submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage, in connection with the current review by the Standing Committee of the state of …
Bell ExpressVu, Canada’s leader in digital home entertainment, today launched two new interactive TV services (iTV), extending its lead in interactive programming. In addition to Bell ExpressVu’s existing Interactive Weather service, customers with a model 3100 or a Personal Video Recorder (PVR) set-top box can now enjoy a variety of exciting games and trivia challenges. Originally posted on April 12th, …
The unanimous Supreme Court decision that it is illegal to sell equipment to receive satellite signals from outside Canada is a tremendous victory for Canadian broadcasting, the President of Bell ExpressVu, Canada’s premiere satellite television broadcaster said today. Posted on April 26th, 2002
Don’t want to miss your favourite team in action? A major player signing? Big trade? Or a huge upset? No need to worry, because RDS Info Sports provides viewers with all the highlights! Originally posted in august 2001
If money makes the world go around, then REPORT ON BUSINESS TELEVISION should be at the centre of the television universe. (Originally posted on April 16th, 2002)
matrix produxions, an international media production company focusing on content creation and development for broadcast television and new media convergence including iTV, is set to launch their groundbreaking ‘ThinkTank’ program.
i channel delivers entertaining ad through provoking programs that go beyond the headlines. Issues are presented with the depth and context not found on any other channel. i channel’s programming challenges the way we think and provides context and deeper understand of issues that are important to all of us.
The Global Television Network and Fox Sports International announced today that licensing agreements have been completed for the September 7 launch of Global’s new digital channel Fox Sports World Canada. Posted in september 2001
Wayne Gretzky scores 50 goals in an unbelievable 39 games. Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier slug it out in The Thrilla in Manila. Joe Namath delivers his Super Bowl III victory guarantee. Michael Jordan wins his first NBA title. John McEnroe’s antics at Wimbledon. Reliving the greatest moments in sports is what ESPN Classic Canada is all about! Originally posted …
Get ready for a blast from the past. Drive-In Classics, CHUM Television’s new digital channel launches Friday, September 7 at 9pm ET / 6pm PT with the post-apocalyptic action thriller Mad Max, starring Mel Gibson. Originally posted in september 2001