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  • Report: Canadians spent more time, money viewing communications outlets
    Report: Canadians spent more time, money viewing communications outlets
    Are Canadians enthusiastic consumers of “creative content”? According to the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) chairman Jean-Pierre Blais, the numbers say we are.The commissionpublished its annual...
  • Liberal Guelph association fined by CRTC for robocall violation
    Liberal Guelph association fined by CRTC for robocall violation
    Earlier this year, it wasreportedthat anti-Conservative robocalls were being delivered in Guelph prior to Election Day. The Liberal robocalls accused Tory candidate Marty Burke of being opposed to abortion, but the calls did not identify that they...
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    Study finds Canada's Do Not Call List is a success, 78% getting less calls
    Toronto -It’s a pretty common scenario: you’re at home eating your dinner and suddenly your phone rings. Instead of the voice of a loved one calling, it is a pesky telemarketer attempting to sell you accidental insurance. A new survey...
  • Payphones in Toronto
    Bell Canada looking to increase local payphone use to $1
    Toronto -When was the last time you used a payphone in Canada? Prior to 2007, it cost only a quarter to dial a local number. For the past five years now, Canadians have had to fish 50 cents from their pockets to use a payphone. That price may...
  • Canada killed the radio star!
    Canada killed the internet star!
    Whether you are surfing the web from your phone, watching kittens on Youtube, or taking in a movie on Net Flix, the possibility is very real that you could be paying higher rates to do so in Canada very soon. Depending on who you ask of course.A...
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    TV stations allowed to charge cable providers to carry their programs
    Toronto - The Federal Court of Appeal has issued a decision that allows Canada's various private broadcasters, including CTV and Global, to charge cable and satellite providers to broadcast their programs.The most basic price for aRogers Cable...
  • CRTC sells out Canadians
    CRTC sells out Canadians: Usage-based Internet billing
    Metered Internet usage is on the way in Canada. The CRTC decried its final decision on how wholesale customers can be billed by large network owners.Federal regulators on Thursday gave Bell Canada the approval to implement so-called usage-based...