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  1. Shaw Direct Channel Discussion Thread

    Shaw Direct Satellite
    This thread will be for rumours, channel deletions and complaining about any channel not offered by Shaw Direct. Actual confirmed new channel announcements and channel deletions will now have their own thread.
  2. MTS TV now offers 104 high definition channels

    Industry News
    Last week, Digital Home reported that IPTV television provider MTS had begun rolling out a large number of changes to its television line-up along with more than 25 new channels. With all the new additions, MTS says its now offers 104 high definition (HD) channels, making it one of Canada's...
  3. Videotron adds 20 HD channels to its Outaouais line-up

    Industry News
    Videotron, Quebec's largest cable television provider, has announced it will be adding twenty new French and English language high-definition (HD) channels to its Outaouais line-up on November 30th. The new additions were possible after changes to Videotron's analog service over the past...
  4. Videotron announces 20 more HD channels for Outaouais region

    from press release today
  5. Hollywood suite bringing four new HD movie channels to Canada

    Industry News
    Hollywood Suite, a privately owned Toronto based company headed by former Chum CEO Jay Switzer, announced today that it would launch four new high-definition movie channels across Canada this November. The digital specialty channels will air HD Movies uncut, unedited and commercial free...
  6. Bell Satellite launches YTV and Family Channel in high definition

    Industry News
    High definition versions of The Family Channel and YTV have launched this week on Bell Satellite TV. Astral's Family Channel HD is airing on channel 1642 while Corus' YTV HD can be found on channel 1648. While the channels advertise themselves as high definition, a review of the stations last...
  7. Cogeco strengthens HD line-up in Quebec

    Industry News
    Cogeco, the country's fourth largest cable television provider, has announced the addition of three new digital high definition channels to its line-up in Quebec. Starting today, Cogeco's HD subscribers will have access to Musique Plus HD, Musimax HD and Super Écran2 HD. "HD Television is a...
  8. Videotron adds more HD to its line-up

    Industry News
    Videotron, Quebec's largest cable company, this week added Speed HD and MPIX HD channels to its high definition programming line-up. The cable giant says it now offers 370 channels in its digital cable line-up including 24 HD channels in English and 27 HD channels in French. Both stations...
  9. Setanta Sports HD channel coming August 1st

    Industry News
    Setanta Sports HD, a high definition version of the Setanta Sports Channel, will be available in Canada beginning August 1st. Th station will offers Canadians some of the best in professional soccer and rugby from the Barclays Premier League, the UEFA Champions League and the Aussie Football...
  10. Oasis HD added to Shaw Direct lineup

    Industry News
    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...
  11. Rogers Cable adds to its HD channel lineup

    Industry News
    Rogers Cable announced today that it has added thirteen new high definition (HD) channels to select digital cable subscribers in Ontario. The company says the new channels will only be available in Ontario 860MHz areas and will not be available in the Maritimes. In order to view the...
  12. The Movie Network launches new HD channels

    Industry News
    Astral Media's The Movie Network (TMN) today announced the launch of two additional high-definition channels - MExcess HD and MFun! The new 24/7 high definition movie channels will mirror the programming available on MExcess and MFun!'s respective standard-definition channels. MExcess HD and...
  13. Cogeco HD Channels using Built in ATSC/QAM Tuner

    Hello to all, I'm new to the HDTV World (ain't christmas great!). Heres whats happening - my TV has an ATSC Tuner, and when I scan the cable I get a whole bunch of SD (480i) and 1 HD (A&E HD @ 720p) channel. Looks like the same channels as basic cable? They are sitting @ 87-X, 89-X and 90-X...