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  1. Industry News
    Eastlink, Canada's largest family owned and operated telecommunications company, added a new service for customers this month. Eastlink Stream allows viewers to stream live TV, along with prime time shows and movies on demand on mobile devices. The service is an app that is available for use on...
  2. Industry News
    In an announcement held at Eastlink’s Nova Scotia headquarters today, the company confirmed it will make a $6.5M investment in Rural Nova Scotia, bringing high speed Internet and other advanced fibre services to thousands of people living in rural Nova Scotia. Areas being upgraded include the...
  3. EastLink
    Thought I would start a thread devoted to Eastlink wireless. Switched over from Telus a few weeks back when the new iPhones launched. Was a very loyal and happy Telus customer, but made the change because Eastlink was the only local company offering the iPhone on an installment plan. So far...
  4. EastLink
    In order to de-clutter the Channel Discussion threads from previous years, only post here if a new channel announcement or old channel deletion has been: 1. Posted on the EastLink's website, Facebook page or Twitter feed or on their forums. 2. Been announced through a Press release. 3. Shows up...
  5. EastLink
    This thread will be for rumours, channel deletions and complaining about any channel not offered by EastLink. Actual confirmed new channel announcements and channel deletions will now have their own thread. http://www.digitalhome.ca/forum/showthread.php?t=227282
  6. EastLink
    Currently,our providers are: TV: Shaw Direct -HDPVR 630,600 rcvr Internet: Bell -Performance -5 MB/s [note:Hastings,ON] Phone: Bell We are considering a partial,ie: "Watch and Surf",or might consider the scarier option: "Watch,Talk,and Surf." Questions: TV: Actual cost for equivalent to...
  7. Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    2020 Update - Corus has relaunched the Global TV App to include access to its specialty networks as well - discussion starts here. ---- Launching on iOS, Android and Web, Global Go offers Live TV streaming anywhere, anytime plus access to the full season of Canadians' favourite TV shows Global...
  8. EastLink
    Is anyone else, or more specifically, anyone with the Maestro system seeing this on channel 745, especially in Ontario? It was fine with my Motorola equipment the day before the new system was installed. Also, this happens on every terminal. This is the only channel that this happens on...
  9. EastLink
    EastLink is now offering Air Miles. To Atlantic Canada only, of course! :mad: http://www.eastlink.ca/About/PressReleases.aspx?NewsId=1065
  10. EastLink
    (Orinigally posted in the "Eastlink to deploy MPEG-4 Video compression" thread) My dilemma... On my DCX3400 when recording SD and MPEG2 HD, the recordings will play, FF, REW, and delete just fine. MPEG4 channels are another story. Extremely choppy and nearly freezing when FFing or rewinding...
  11. Industry News
    As BCE's profits continue to mount so too does the opposition from the telecom's competitors about the proposed Astral takeover. On August 8th, the telecommunications giant reported a second-quarter profit of $773-million up from $590-million a year ago. The day before, three cable companies...
  12. EastLink
    I live in northern Alberta and just moved from Telus to Eastlink. Telus is not available in my new neighborhood. I am having problems logging into my iTunes account on my iPhone, iMac and AppleTV--I can watch movie trailers, etc but cannot rent any movies/music. I've called AppleCare and they...
  13. Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    Hi all, Does anyone have any feedback on their experience with Delta Cable's new Digital/HD TV packages? I'm using Bell expressVu right now, and I'm looking at making the switch to their Watch & Surf Bundle since I'm an existing DCCNet customer (I'm in Delta,BC) I'm paying ~$94/month (with...
  14. EastLink
    According to a Motorola press release issued today EastLink will now incorporate MPEG-4 video compression technology in all of its broadcast and on-demand HD services. Motorola says this major step is a first in the industry and solves bandwidth requirements for EastLink, especially as more...
  15. Industry News
    FX Canada, a Canadianized version of Fox Entertainment's FX Channel, will launch tonight at 9 p.m. with a Halloween viewing of American Horror Story, a "psycho-sexual thriller" from the producers of Nip/Tuck and Glee, Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. The Rogers media digital specialty station will...
  16. Industry News
    Eastlink Cable said this week it will be offering Active 3D movies on its Video on Demand (VOD) service beginning in October. Active 3D, also known as Alternate-frame sequencing 3D, is the term used to describe the method used by broadcasters to present stereoscopic 3D images. In order to...
  17. Industry News
    EastLink, Canada's fifth largest cable television operator, has added three standard definition world news channels to its digital cable roster, CNN International (CNNi), Al Jazeera English (AJE), and Bloomberg Television. AJE and Bloomberg Television are available individually and all three...
  18. EastLink
    My dct6200 taken off line in April, left on my account but shown as inactive, was plugged in last week. All the channels were there, surprised me as according to Eastlink (DeltaCable) it was inactive. There was however no Guide function or information on programming. I have reloaded the software...
  19. Industry News
    Ericsson announced today that it has signed a four-year agreement as the sole vendor for EastLink's wireless networks, using HSPA+ and next generation technologies. Ericsson, whose equipment handles almost 85 percent of all mobile calls in Canada, says it will deploy technology which supports...
  20. Industry News
    Years after it was made available to consumers on many cable and satellite systems across Canada, Eastlink Cable has updated its PVR firmware so customers with eSATA capable PVRs can add an external hard drive for additional program storage. The company, which relies on Motorola cable set top...
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