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Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-27, 02:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,924
Posted By vjose78
None of the broadcasters care about ota as it...

None of the broadcasters care about ota as it costs them money to produce tv networks and free tv doesn't pay the bills. So all you guys hoping and dreaming Sun TV stays on the air need to get your...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-27, 02:03 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,924
Posted By vjose78
I wouldn't be surprised if Shaw puts it in their...

I wouldn't be surprised if Shaw puts it in their digital tv lineup for all customers with full cable like many of their other newer channels.
Forum: Shaw Cable   2010-11-24, 09:27 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 253,872
Posted By vjose78
Maybe, but not anytime soon I assume.

Maybe, but not anytime soon I assume.
Forum: Shaw Cable   2010-11-24, 08:17 AM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 253,872
Posted By vjose78
Well, it depends where you live. If you live in...

Well, it depends where you live. If you live in Vancouver, you do get those channels because Shaw has no choice but to carry them, but elsewhere they do not have to.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,631
Posted By vjose78
Well from what I can see FFC is all but dead,...

Well from what I can see FFC is all but dead, especially since the two biggest FFC backers have been bought by Shaw and Bell, two of the biggest anti-FFC guys around. Since all the major Canadian...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-19, 06:58 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,631
Posted By vjose78
My personal choice would be to keep the packages,...

My personal choice would be to keep the packages, just let me decide which channels I want in those packages. They should allow us to create our own packages of 5, 10, or 15 channels for $20 or...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-19, 06:55 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 130,428
Posted By vjose78
My point about killing business, is that they...

My point about killing business, is that they were going to launch around the time analog is being shut off and if their service was available they would likely grab some of those ota viewers and now...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-18, 06:09 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 130,428
Posted By vjose78
This will likely kill some of their business.

This will likely kill some of their business.
Forum: Shaw Cable   2010-11-15, 06:02 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 253,872
Posted By vjose78
MTS was also supposed to have HGTV HD, but...

MTS was also supposed to have HGTV HD, but apparently Shaw has delayed that one for whatever reason.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-14, 01:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,631
Posted By vjose78
I agree with Bunkhouse. I don't like having to...

I agree with Bunkhouse. I don't like having to pay $60 or $80 or whatever it is a month when there are many channels I don't watch meanwhile there are others that I would love to watch but don't want...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-14, 01:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,601
Posted By vjose78
No, what he is referring to is the fact that MTS...

No, what he is referring to is the fact that MTS will be adding Weather Network in HD in the next month or two. They are already advertising it on their website until their Free HD package I believe.
Forum: MTS   2010-11-12, 05:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,960
Posted By vjose78
The thing I hate about MTS' SD packages is that...

The thing I hate about MTS' SD packages is that to get all the channels I would want, I would have to subscribe to so many packages. I've told them a couple of times to implement something like Shaw...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-12, 08:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,138
Posted By vjose78
Personally I think their problems started when...

Personally I think their problems started when they spent crazy amounts of money to buy Alliance Atlantis.
Forum: Shaw Cable   2010-11-11, 12:49 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 253,872
Posted By vjose78
In case you don't know, HBO Canada is the same...

In case you don't know, HBO Canada is the same channel as MC except that they changed it's name, that's all. I'm tired of people referring to it as if it were a completely new or different channel....
Forum: MTS   2010-11-11, 10:07 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,960
Posted By vjose78
That's a good idea, I would do it if I was with...

That's a good idea, I would do it if I was with MTS.
Forum: Shaw Cable   2010-11-10, 10:15 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 253,872
Posted By vjose78
For one, correct me if i'm wrong, but I believe...

For one, correct me if i'm wrong, but I believe HD channels are not counted with SD channels in the 5-1 ratio. Secondly, it's a premium channel, so i'm not even sure that rule applies to it. Either...
Forum: MTS   2010-11-10, 05:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,960
Posted By vjose78
Any idea why their launches were delayed?

Any idea why their launches were delayed?
Forum: Shaw Cable   2010-11-10, 05:58 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 253,872
Posted By vjose78
Big difference there, as they own Movie Central,...

Big difference there, as they own Movie Central, so why not add it.
Forum: MTS   2010-11-10, 08:31 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,960
Posted By vjose78
Could be that they just don't know when HGTV HD...

Could be that they just don't know when HGTV HD is going to be launching, hopefully Shaw didn't cancel it.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-09, 11:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 21,294
Posted By vjose78
I'd say the line up is much better than what Viva...

I'd say the line up is much better than what Viva currently has or ever had and is certainly more educational than currently is. I wonder what Canadian crap they will throw in for cancon...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-09, 07:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 21,294
Posted By vjose78
If they are going to the CRTC for licence...

If they are going to the CRTC for licence amendments all these announcements make them seem pretty confident the CRTC will approve of any changes or else they would have waited until after they...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-09, 05:55 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 21,294
Posted By vjose78
I knew Viva would be the one getting rebranded....

I knew Viva would be the one getting rebranded. I'm guessing they might go to the CRTC to change some of Viva's conditions which is why it's not launching until March, but I could be wrong.

Viva...
Forum: MTS   2010-11-08, 06:06 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,960
Posted By vjose78
Unfortunately i'm not currently with MTS, but may...

Unfortunately i'm not currently with MTS, but may soon be back with them, so I don't have access to that information.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-08, 06:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,672
Posted By vjose78
As mentioned in the previous post, MTS has it...

As mentioned in the previous post, MTS has it listed on their website. They also have several new HD channels listed such as Family, Playhouse Disney, Weather Network, and HGTV although most of them...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-08, 08:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,672
Posted By vjose78
Apparently you can subscribe to their online vod...

Apparently you can subscribe to their online vod right now for only $15 a month, like anyone is going to pay that much.
Forum: MTS   2010-11-07, 10:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,960
Posted By vjose78
I see their website is currently not listing the...

I see their website is currently not listing the HD Variety pack or any of it's channels, but is listing all the other new channels as mentioned.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-07, 09:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,672
Posted By vjose78
Looks like this channel is finally launching some...

Looks like this channel is finally launching some time soon. MTS is going to be adding it to it's line up, don't know who else will be carrying it. But I found their website at this link...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-04, 11:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,505
Posted By vjose78
Nobody is being forced to subscribe to Twist TV...

Nobody is being forced to subscribe to Twist TV so there is no reason for anyone to complain about the programming on it. If you don't like it, don't subscribe, it's that simple. Just because you...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2010-11-04, 06:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,443
Posted By vjose78
You should still try talking to Rogers. They...

You should still try talking to Rogers. They can't charge you for something you don't want and personally I think the whole matter should have been dealt with differently, nobody should have been...
Forum: Shaw Cable   2010-11-04, 05:57 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 253,872
Posted By vjose78
He was asking about Comedy Central, which isn't...

He was asking about Comedy Central, which isn't available in Canada despite being approved by the CRTC. Ironically that means Comedy Central HD could be added to Canadian lineups due to a lack of...
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