Rogers, Shaw lose over 200,000 cable customers in past year

More and more Canadians are moving away from traditional cable TV subscriptions, according to a new report. Rogers and Shaw both released their quarterly earnings reports last week, and the news is pretty grim: between the two of them, they’ve shed almost 200,000 cable subscribers in the past year. Rogers lost some 111,000 TV customers, [...]

Netflix not hurting anyone says CRTC

The CRTC said this week that it could not find any evidence that Netflix and other foreign Over the Top (OTT) media providers were having a negative impact on the Canadian broadcasting industry.

In releasing the results of its fact-finding exercise on Internet and mobile content, the federal regulator wrote that there was “no clear evidence” that Canadians were cancelling their television subscriptions because of OTT services.