Television Articles



Shomi goes out of beta and into OTT

DigitalTelevision

Rogers and Shaw’s streamer will be available to all Canadians, with the pricing structure remaining as-is.



NCIS wins the week: Numeris

Television

The Global show had the most single-night viewers for the week of May 11 to 17.



Mindy Project stays put in Canada

Television

Though moving to Hulu in the U.S., the show is staying on City next fall.



Amazing Race Canada leads off CTV summer schedule

Television

The next season of CTV’s hit show starts Wednesdays in July.



Upfronts 2015: Is bigger better?

DigitalTelevision

With Rogers Media and Shaw Media both changing their strategies this year, MiC checks in to ask whether the big presentations are still necessary.



CRTC vice-chair to industry: ‘stop protecting status quo’

Television

That was Tom Pentefountas’ statement to gathered industry members at the Future of TV conference, as he talked simsub and set-top box data.



CTV adds drama with U.S. acquisitions

Television

The channel has announced the addition of four U.S. dramas for fall, also landing variety show Best Time Ever and Sleepy Hollow for CTV Two (Blindspot pictured).



Satellite down, IPTV up: CRTC

ResearchTelevision

IPTV subscribers jumped 29%, while satellite and cable subs dipped, for the year ended Aug. 31, 2014.



The Big Bang Theory takes the week: Numeris

Television

The CTV comedy had the most single-night viewers for the week of May 4 to 10.



Yangaroo expands Canadian footprint

DigitalTelevision

The cloud-based ad delivery platform has added availabilities for all major broadcast and cable destinations in Canada.