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  1. British Columbia area code 236 available June 1

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  2. All News Channel for British Columbia expected to launch later this year

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    Global Television owners, Shaw Media, announced today that it has filed an application with the Canadian Radio-Television Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) for a regional, Global BC-driven all-news specialty channel. If the application is approved, then British Columbia can expect its first...
  3. Wind Mobile continues to expand wireless service into new cities

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    Wind Mobile said this week it has officially launched wireless network coverage in Abbotsford, British Columbia and Cambridge, Ontario. The company also said it was in the final stages of testing in London Ontario with service beginning very soon. In fact, Digital Home readers report that...
  4. Primus Canada expands VoIP service area

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    Primus Canada today announced a major expansion of the area served by its Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) telephone services. The company says its VoIP services are now available in an additional 240 exchanges across Canada, specifically in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba...
  5. Shaw acquires Sun Country Cablevision

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    Shaw Communications announced late last Friday that it completed its acquisition of the cable system assets of Sun Country Cablevision Ltd. and its affiliated companies Armstrong Cablecom Ltd. and Enderby Cablecom Ltd. With just 19 employees, Sun is small company offering television, internet...
  6. Wind Mobile adds coverage in Whistler B.C. and a Miracle plan

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    On its corporate blog today, Alternate Wireless carrier, Wind Mobile, announced it has expanded coverage to Whistler British Columbia. In addition to a new coverage area, Wind also announced this past week the "Holiday Miracle Plan," a $40 a month special promotion which combines the companies...
  7. Telus IPTV service now available in Prince George

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    Telus this week announced that its Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) service, called Optik TV, is now available in Prince George, British Columbia. The company's IPTV offerings are similar to digital cable or satellite television except that TV signals are distributed to viewers using a high...
  8. Telus TV rebranded Optik TV

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    Telus today announced that its Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) service in B.C. and Alberta, previously known as Telus TV, will now be known as Optik TV. The company's IPTV offerings are similar to digital cable or satellite television except that tv signals are distributed to viewers using...