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  1. Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    Hello, I just noticed that Comwave just launched their TV service. Does anyone know what equipment (e.g. Android box, adaptors) is required? I see on their website lots of tv channels (good job Comwave) and competitive pricing, but not so much on deployment details (e.g. do they need to do a...
  2. Bell Aliant Home Phone, Internet, IPTV
    I have the following setup: ONT -> Ubiquiti Radio 1 -> Ubiquiti Radio 2 -> switch ->pfsense I bridge VLAN 35 and internet works great for the last 6 months. I now want to add TV. I have read the various threads and have determined that the easiest ( to avoid IGMP proxy on pfsense, etc.) is...
  3. Internet Television: Streaming (Netflix/Apple TV)
    While trying the apps on my Smart TV, I saw they had a Smart IPTV app so decided to try it out. Found a couple of streams but my TV keeps buffering any content. TV might play the stream for 10 seconds and then buffer for 15 seconds and so on. Question is this: Is the buffering due to high...
  4. Internet Television: Streaming (Netflix/Apple TV)
    Anyone have any problems with Nextv today? First thing this a.m. it wouldn't recognize my roku as a subscriber and later it came back with only limited channels showing up. I called but no one there would answer the phone this morning. I posted something on their Facebook page asking about it...
  5. Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    VMedia, a new IPTV provider, is launching today: www.vmedia.ca Anyone knows more about it?
  6. Industry News
    Digital telecommunications firm, Teliphone, has acquired Vancouver-based Titan Communications and Cloud-Phone Inc. of Calgary. Titan is one of the country's leading providers of white label Voice over IP solutions for carriers and Internet Service Providers, and delivers services to over 8,000...
  7. Shaw Cable
    I noticed these two interesting job postings while browsing Shaw's site today: Does this indicate Shaw is finally moving toward IPTV?
  8. Industry News
    Stingray Digital, owner of Galaxie Music Service and The Karaoke Channel, plans to acquire Tel-Aviv-based music broadcaster, Musicoola. This is the eighth acquisition for the Montreal-headquartered multi-channel music operator, since it formed in 2007. Musicoola provides a full suite of linear...
  9. Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)
    Telus this week added a new application to their Optik service which their IPTV customers the ability to learn more about what is playing on their Galaxie music channels. The new app can be launched from the Optik main menu with a click of the remote. Once running, customers can find out what’s...
  10. Industry News
    Telus this week added a new application to their Optik service which their IPTV customers the ability to learn more about what is playing on their Galaxie music channels. The new app can be launched from the Optik main menu with a click of the remote. Once running, customers can find out what’s...
  11. Industry News
    Wow by 2015 5 million Canadians will be able to buy this. By that time traditional tv will be obsolete.
  12. Industry News
    Had Telus Optik TV (e.g. IPTV via mediaroom) earlier this year ... Shaw Gateway kicks its butt and is less buggy .... (any multiroom solution out there is still buggy fyi but Shaw Gateway is the least buggy)
  13. Industry News
    Three new High Definition simulcast channels are launching on Bell's Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) service today. Animal Planet HD, Investigation Discovery HD and Discovery Science HD which are mirrors of their standard definition (SD) counterparts will roll out on Bell Fibe TV on...
  14. Industry News
    Telus said today that FX Canada is now available to Optik TV customers in British Columbia and Alberta on Channel 188. The Rogers Media digital specialty channel will be available on free preview until February 12, 2012. FX Canada, which went on air in in Canada on November 1st, is a...
  15. 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...
  16. Industry News
    Telus this week released new Android, iPhone and iPad apps which gives their IPTV customers the ability to watch On Demand shows on their iPhone or iPad over a WiFi connection. Optik TV customers will be able to choose from hundreds of VOD titles from channels like Super Channel, Disney XD...
  17. Industry News
    Almost a month after it was originally supposed to be launched, IPTV provider Sasktel has added the Hollywood Suite of high definition (HD) movie channels to its line-up with a free preview. Sasktel TV subscribers will be able to watch: Warner Films and MGM Channel which air movies from the...
  18. Industry News
    MTS TV today began rolling out a large number of changes to its television line-up including the addition of over 25 new channels, 18 of which are in high definition. The IPTV television provider is also offering free previews for Sports TV Americas, the Miracle Channel, Tumble Books, Games 4TV...
  19. Industry News
    Telecommunications giant Bell Canada this week began notifying consumers that it is raising phone, internet and television rates in the New Year. Effective January 1st, 2012, Bell is raising television rates by $3 a month, phone rates by $2 a month and internet rates by $2 per month plus the...
  20. Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)
    In financial results released today, Telus announced that as of September 30, 2011, the company had 453,000 television subscribers in Western Canada.
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