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  1. Industry News
    Bloomberg news is reporting today that Globalive Communications, owners of Wind Mobile, are in talks to buy Mobilicity. Privately held Mobilicity currently offers wireless service in Toronto, Ottawa, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver while Wind Mobile offers service iin the following markets...
  2. Industry News
    SiriusXM Canada, the company created by the merger of Sirius Canada and XM Canada, began operation in Canada today. The merged company has more than 1.8 million subscribers and is expected to take in revenues of more than $200 million annually. In a written statement released this morning, the...
  3. Industry News
    XM Canada and Sirius Canada said this week they will merge on June 21st after having received the final regulatory and government approvals for the deal. The merger comes five and a half years after the two organizations began offering satellite radio service in this country. While the news...
  4. Industry News
    Compton Communications, a family owned and operated cable television, internet and digital phone services provider out of Utica Ontario, has been sold to Rogers Cable for an undisclosed sum. The company, which has about 5,500 cable subscribers, first began operation in 1972 delivering...
  5. SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    In a stunning announcement yesterday, The Competition Bureau of Canada said that it does not intend to make an application to the Competition Tribunal to challenge the proposed acquisition of Sirius Canada by XM Canada under the merger provisions of the Competition Act. According to the...
  6. Industry News
    In a stunning announcement yesterday, The Competition Bureau of Canada said that it does not intend to make an application to the Competition Tribunal to challenge the proposed acquisition of Sirius Canada by XM Canada under the merger provisions of the Competition Act. The bureau says that it...
  7. SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    A group of over 500 incensed Sirius shareholders have filed suit against the management of Sirius XM who they say have violated their fiduciary duty to shareholders by driving down the company's stock price before attempting to take it private in a leveraged buyout.
  8. SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    I thought it would be interesting to speculate on what will happen in the next month or two with Sirius and XM in Canada. Facts Sirius Canada is a Canadian partnership between Standard Broadcasting, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and Sirius in the United States. The company is privately...
  9. SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    XM and Sirius Satellite Radio today confirmed that the companies are in discussions with the Enforcement Bureau of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to settle various outstanding enforcement matters. The Wall Street Journal is reporting today the FCC will conditionally approve the...
  10. OTA Reception Results
    OTA Results for the Oakville, Burlington, Milton, and Halton area. This is an open discussion forum, but keep your posts on topic.
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