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  1. Cogeco adds six HD Channels

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    Cogeco Cable this week announced the addition of 6 new High Definition (HD) channels to its line-up in select portions of Ontario. The new channels include two sports channels and four lifestyle channels from High Fidelity. New stations include: NFL HD on channel 746, Big Ten HD on channel 745...
  2. China expected to have 30 million HD subscribers by end of 2012

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    Cogo Group, an embedded solutions and software provider for the technology and industrial sectors in China, said today there are now over two million HD subscribers in China. The company says a combination of strong consumer demand and aggressive roll-out schedules are helping to fuel this...
  3. Eleven new concerts added to HDNet series

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    Specialty television network HDNet has announced it will be kicking off its spring HD concert series this Sunday which includes popular bands like the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Green Day and Jack Johnson. The musical concert series, shot in high definition, will air every Sunday at 8pm...
  4. Oasis HD added to Shaw Direct lineup

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    OASIS HD, a nature-themed channel airing programming on a wide variety of topics from animals to landscapes to outer space, is now available on Shaw Direct. The high definition channel, which is also known for it's high quality Smithsonian programming and Imax programming, is owned and operated...
  5. CES: Sony Blu-ray players for 2010

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    At CES, Sony has unveiled its stand alone Blu-ray disc player line-up for 2010. New models for the new year include the entry level Sony BDP-S370, the mid-level BDP-S570 and the Blu-ray 3D capable BDP-S770. All three units feature Sony’s new Monolithic Design Concept, 1080p playback, dvd...
  6. CTV British Columbia launches news in HD

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    On Monday of this week, CTV BC began broadcasting its local news in high definition, becoming the first television station in British Columbia to air its entire news broadcast in HD, from studio to field acquisition. Led by anchors Pamela Martin and Bill Good, the HD broadcasts air weekdays at...
  7. MTS TV offering more HD than Shaw

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    In April of this year, MTS Allstream Inc., Canada's largest Internet Protocol television (IPTV) service provider, announced that it had started to roll out its high definition television (HDTV) service in Winnipeg. Since that time MTS has added many new HD stations to its line-up, including...
  8. New Season of W5 in HD

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    W5, CTV’s current affairs program which has been on air since 1966, returns to for a new season this weekend, and for the first time, in high definition. In the season premiere on Saturday, October 24 at 7 p.m. ET reporter Paula Todd examines the dangers of All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) while...