Articles Tagged ‘Telus’


CBC taps new director of marketing

Catherine Patry is joining the pubcaster following nearly eight years at Telus.

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CRTC rules for Rogers Media in GamePlus app complaint

The regulator said Rogers’ subscriber-only hockey game camera angles do not breach anti-competition rules for exclusive content.


MiC’s Nice List: Best of 2014

From Kraft’s adorable shift in strategy to an anti-littering PSA that got yanked, the editorial team at MiC and strategy pick their favourite campaigns from the last 12 months.


Montreal’s subway system is going online

A partnership between Bell, Rogers, Telus and Videotron is bringing a wireless network to the transit service, starting with the downtown area.

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Telus to offer Project Latte streamer on Optik TV

The phone giant recently told the CRTC it didn’t like Rogers Media and Shaw Media keeping Shomi for its own subscribers. So it’s offering Bell Media’s rival SVOD to its own TV customers.

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Telus backs a la carte, targets Shomi at CRTC hearing

The telco said vertically integrated carriers were using programming services to show undue preference for their distribution platforms.


Shomi’s cord-cutting dilemma

Rogers and Shaw have created something that will impact their broader telecom business, and financial analysts say that might not be a bad thing.


Telus gives it away in Vancouver

The mobile phone company has partnered with Lamar Advertising to make free Wi-Fi available for transit-goers on three popular routes in the city.

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Telus to throw hat into the broadcast ring

The telco has a greenlight from the CRTC to operate a pay-per-view channel across Canada.

The battle’s on, everywhere

Media cos are locking up content rights, beefing up their catch-up services and launching online original content in a bid to conquer the digital space.


Telus has installed World Cup games at Toronto urinals

Urine-activated experiential installation promotes the company’s LTE network in Toronto restrooms during the height of soccer fever.


Canadians get charged up with Telus and Play Taxi Media

The cab-based ad company is placing phone chargers in the back of its fleet thanks to a sponsorship from the telco.

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Radio-Canada expands ICI

Premium service Extra will make 400 new titles available to Rogers and Telus customers for free, or to non-subscribers for a monthly fee.

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Koodo’s El Tabador to get sitcom treatment

The animated pitchman is part of a proposed half-hour family sitcom, pursuing his celebrity lifestyle in a mansion with an entourage.

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City Chase nabs new sponsors

Scion is now the title sponsor of the Amazing Race-style competition, and will also have its cars integrated into the event.