Bell Fibe gets three new HD simulcast channels

Three new High Definition simulcast channels are launching on Bell’s Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) service today.

Animal Planet HD, Investigation Discovery HD and Discovery Science HD which are mirrors of their standard definition (SD) counterparts will roll out on Bell Fibe TV on channels 1525, 1528 and 1523, respectively. The three channels are all owned by Bell Media

Discovery to launch new channels in Canada

Discovery Brands, a joint venture between Discovery Communications and CTV, today announced it would launch a new digital television channel in Canada later this year and rebrand two other Discovery channels.

Discovery World HD, a rebranding of Discovery HD, will launch on August 2nd, Investigation Discovery (ID), a new channel to Canada will launch on Monday, August 30th and Discovery Science, a rebranding of Discovery Civilization will launch on Monday, September 27th.