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Forum: What's On In Sports?   2017-11-02, 11:31 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 33,911
Posted By rogue17
1.9 billion a year for ESPN which will end after...

1.9 billion a year for ESPN which will end after the 2021 season. ESPN is bleeding subs. About 11 millions in the last few years and are constantly cutting jobs. Another round of layoffs 50-60 will...
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2017-09-17, 10:31 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 33,911
Posted By rogue17
Noticed this morning that there's an app for it...

Noticed this morning that there's an app for it on my LG tv.

@ busky


What provider are you with. How did you get that app?
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2017-09-14, 11:06 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 33,911
Posted By rogue17
"And for Miami and Tampa, Week 1 became their bye...

"And for Miami and Tampa, Week 1 became their bye weeks for the season. Both teams will now play 16 games in 16 weeks".

Oh OK, the way you worded your post it seemed that it was a normal bye week...
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2017-09-14, 10:58 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 19,070
Posted By rogue17
Before Bell had a stranglehold on the NFL rights,...

Before Bell had a stranglehold on the NFL rights, I found they were showing more games than they do now.
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2017-09-11, 10:42 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 33,911
Posted By rogue17
@ slugger What team is on a bye week on week...

@ slugger

What team is on a bye week on week 1?......

All teams play on week 1.

There was a game postponed because of Irma.
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2017-06-27, 11:11 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 19,070
Posted By rogue17
All thanks to Rogers for sinking so much money...

All thanks to Rogers for sinking so much money into the NHL rights. :laugh
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2017-06-16, 08:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 753
Posted By rogue17
@ gdkitty. Yes I know. But now that it can...

@ gdkitty. Yes I know.

But now that it can be unlocked for free people will shop around more. I know people whose contract is over but won't switch because of the current unlocking fee. For...
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2017-06-15, 11:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 753
Posted By rogue17
A good decision and will help some jump ship.

A good decision and will help some jump ship.
Forum: What's On Television?   2017-05-08, 08:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,182
Posted By rogue17
After the first episode of Frequency I knew it...

After the first episode of Frequency I knew it wouldn't last. Going back and forth in time in episode 1, it became evident it would become confusing.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2017-03-24, 05:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,876
Posted By rogue17
Dave, I think the reason for that is that TSN and...

Dave, I think the reason for that is that TSN and SportsNet are not that big a draw in Quebec. Carriage fees for those channels are lower than RDS and TVA Sports in Quebec I think. So Bar owners...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-11-11, 06:01 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 46,399
Posted By rogue17
ExDilbert Bell charges Videotron $3 for...

ExDilbert


Bell charges Videotron $3 for RDS. Yet they offer it to their own customer as a pick and pay channel at $17 if you only take the basic.

Bell are being charged little for...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-10-21, 10:41 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,545
Posted By rogue17
Great, another rebrand. Just another way to get...

Great, another rebrand. Just another way to get more subs by adding new content then they ruin it.
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2016-09-12, 11:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 989
Posted By rogue17
I have Ebox and there was a time(For a year) that...

I have Ebox and there was a time(For a year) that they were growing so fast that they didn't have enough capacity. They had a hard time keeping up. So there would be slowdowns and disconnects. Agents...
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2016-09-10, 08:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 989
Posted By rogue17
Question Anyone with Distributel Internet?

Anyone with Distributel Internet? or know anyone with Distributel Cable internet?

Looking now at Distributel Cable Internet as they have very good pricing. Looking for Internet and phone service....
Forum: What's On Television?   2016-09-06, 10:17 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 18,401
Posted By rogue17
LONsat Also on Space if I'm not...

LONsat



Also on Space if I'm not mistaken. I really don't watch TV much these days because of the diluted content and endless reruns of Duck Dynasty or stuff like that. Meanwhile there are good...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-08-24, 11:14 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 87,429
Posted By rogue17
Yes it's true. Their technology is superior to...

Yes it's true. Their technology is superior to Rogers. I see it here up against Videotron which essentially like Rogers. Bell has seen an increase in subs, about 25 000 per quarter. The technology is...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-02-25, 12:00 AM
Replies: 539
Views: 87,429
Posted By rogue17
Not surprised with Videotron. Their basic was...

Not surprised with Videotron. Their basic was already skinny without the 4+1. You had to get a la carte 5 channel package to get those channels. They were charging a network fee, a HD fee and a fee...
Forum: Home Computing   2016-02-11, 10:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,678
Posted By rogue17
I just changed the hard drive on this computer...

I just changed the hard drive on this computer but it is not a question of money. I tried Windows 8 on a friends computer not too long ago and I didn't like it. If I wanted Windows 8 it would not run...
Forum: Home Computing   2016-02-11, 02:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,678
Posted By rogue17
Question End of Chrome support on Older OS.

Hi there,

I am currently using Windows XP. Yes I'm a dinosaur.:grin But for my needs it is sufficient. I just check emails, come on to sites like these and download a show or movie once in awhile....
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2016-01-17, 04:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,020
Posted By rogue17
You and SportsFan may not be wrong. IMO, the Habs...

You and SportsFan may not be wrong. IMO, the Habs being moved off OTA, is to appease Quebecor. There are people that don't like to watch the Saturday games on TVA Sports. Very amateurish, So some...
Forum: Bell Satellite TV   2015-08-28, 10:26 PM
Replies: 368
Views: 87,022
Posted By rogue17
LOL @ Inglewood I just saw it today and...

LOL @ Inglewood

I just saw it today and couldn't believe my eyes. :)
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2015-07-04, 10:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,705
Posted By rogue17
All these approvals were a done deal even before...

All these approvals were a done deal even before the ink dried on Rogers proposal. :D Government wanted a deal that would be beneficial to all parties and this seemed like it had a bit of everything...
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2015-06-24, 10:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,705
Posted By rogue17
This is a good deal for Wind. not the best but...

This is a good deal for Wind. not the best but not the worst. Better than being bought out by Videotron or Eastlink. Their plans may be cheaper the ROC but still expensive.

There are some markets...
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2015-05-29, 07:42 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 55,050
Posted By rogue17
Yep, I meant Memorial Cup. I know the finals are...

Yep, I meant Memorial Cup. I know the finals are on CBC for the first 4 years anyways. Still, during the summer months, Indy, some minor tennis tournaments and baseball.
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2015-05-29, 09:57 AM
Replies: 362
Views: 55,050
Posted By rogue17
Once the Stanley Cup Finals are over, there...

Once the Stanley Cup Finals are over, there should be a thread on what SportsNet will be showing. Indy Car and some minor tennis tournaments.
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2015-05-03, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1,262
Views: 162,861
Posted By rogue17
Interesting. I wonder if there were these...

Interesting.

I wonder if there were these restrictions when Habs were entirely on RDS. I know some people would add RDS in other parts of the country to watch the Habs.

Rogers paid the bulk...
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2015-05-02, 09:33 PM
Replies: 1,262
Views: 162,861
Posted By rogue17
Does GameCentre Live have the playoff games in...

Does GameCentre Live have the playoff games in English in Quebec and ROC?

It may be because Videotron has the French rights to everything NHL in Quebec.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2015-04-29, 01:23 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 46,399
Posted By rogue17
MCI I can see this happening.

MCI


I can see this happening.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2015-04-29, 01:04 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 46,399
Posted By rogue17
I think you misinterpreted what I said. I...

I think you misinterpreted what I said.

I don't doubt that pick and play is not a money losing model for Videotron. What I said was LookTV was doomed from the beginning for various reasons.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2015-04-29, 10:40 AM
Replies: 323
Views: 46,399
Posted By rogue17
Dr Dave, I don't think it was beacuse it wasn't...

Dr Dave, I don't think it was beacuse it wasn't feasible. Well it wasn't feasible in the long run. Videotron has internet and is part of a Media Empire here. So when Look launched, Videotron went as...
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