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  1. Rogers Cable TV
    One of my customer has a DVR coax video connected to Rogers cable through a RF modulator. He was able to watch the DVR output on channel 556 and 998 before. However, lately after he got Rogers new STB, the cable channel shows it is connected to the DVR, but it doesn't display the picture...
  2. Industry News
    Rogers is launching a new WiFi modem that is capable of delivering peak speeds of up to 420 Mbps. In the first global launch by any carrier, Rogers says the 24 x 8 DOCSIS WiFi modem, which is powered by the Intel Puma 6MG and made by Hitron Technologies, communicates on both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz...
  3. Industry News
    Rogers Smart Home Monitoring, which allows customers robust home security automation, will now be available in additional Southern Ontario locations. More specifically, Canadian residents in Hamilton, Oakville, Burlington, Niagara Falls and St. Catharines will be able to take advantage of the...
  4. Industry News
    Rogers will acquire Hamilton, ON-based Mountain Cablevision and some wireless spectrum licenses from Shaw Communications in a deal valued at $700 million. Rogers now has the option to buy spectrum holdings in both 10MHz and 20MH bands, in Alberta, Manitoba, Northern Ontario, British Columbia...
  5. Industry News
    Rogers Media plans to acquire Score Media Inc., which includes The Score Television Network and related television assets. However, the $167 million acquisition does not include the firm's digital media business, consisting of The Score.com website and mobile applications. Rogers said that...
  6. Industry News
    Canadian baseball fans could possibly be watching the MLB Network baseball channel starting next April, if Rogers gets its way. The owners of the Toronto Blue Jays have already filled out the application to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to bring the...
  7. Industry News
    Took a stroll up to Yonge and Bloor today to check out the grand opening of a new retail location they opened, which also served as the official launch of the new community concept model they are using in their stores. The Eaton Centre store had already been updated to this model as well, but...
  8. Industry News
    Rogers announced today their new TV and home entertainment solution, called NextBox 2.0. The new offering essentially consists of three new feature sets: * Whole Home PVR: Exactly as it sounds, this allows you to watch anything you have recorded on your PVR  on any other TV with a NextBox HD...
  9. Industry News
    Rogers Communications has released a new iPad application in Beta which enables its digital cable and high speed internet customers to stream live TV to their iPads while at home. The Rogers Live TV app can be used by Rogers High Speed Internet and Digital Cable customers in Ontario with a My...
  10. Industry News
    Microsoft this week will roll out a firmware update for the Xbox 360 Video game console which the company is calling the "Future of TV." According to the software giant, the updated firmware will usher in a "new era in entertainment" giving Xbox owners "A single box that ties together all the...
  11. Industry News
    Rogers Cable has announced it will begin trials of a new TV package in London, Ontario next week called the Digital Starter Pack. Available beginning November 8th and running until the end of March 2012, the Digital Starter Pack will include what Rogers calls "86 core TV channels" for $20.29...
  12. Industry News
    Out with the old and in with the new appears to be the motto at Rogers Cable today as the company dropped the popular HDNet channel from its digital cable line-up and added the new Rogers owned FX Canada. Rogers did not provide its customers with any rationale for why it was dropping the U.S...
  13. Industry News
    The Sun News Network will become part of the Cogeco and Rogers digital cable line-up in Ontario beginning November 1st. Sun News Network will be available to Cogeco digital cable customers in standard definition on channels 195 and in high definition on channel 705. Rogers customers in Ontario...
  14. 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...
  15. Industry News
    In July, Digital Home wrote High Speed Internet Smackdown: Rogers Vs. Teksavvy in which I recommended Teksavvy Cable Internet service over Rogers Internet service because the Teksavvy service was more cost effective, provided excellent customer service, and provided high bandwidth caps and...
  16. Industry News
    Rogers Communications Inc. today announced its consolidated financial and operating results for the company’s fiscal third quarter ended September 30, 2011. For the July to September quarter, Rogers reported overall operating revenues of $3.15 billion, up 1% from the same period a year earlier...
  17. Industry News
    Rogers Cable Inc., a subsidiary of Rogers Communications Inc., is Canada's 2nd largest cable television service provider with 2.3 million basic cable subscribers with almost three-quarters being of them also subscribing to digital cable. The company, which offers cable service to 3.66 million...
  18. Industry News
    Rogers Media this week announced it will launch CityNews Channel, a 24/7 English language news station, on Rogers Cable on October 3rd. Much of the programming on CityNews Channel will be simulcasts of other CityTV shows. The channel will simulcast City TV's Breakfast Television, CityNews...
  19. Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    Hi, I just wanted some advice, my contract has ended for my Rogers cable tv and of course the discounts I was receiving ended. I have home phone and internet with Bell so they have approached me in the past about Fibe TV. After learning more about this it seems like it offers more that what I...
  20. Industry News
    FX Canada, a Canadianized version of FX Channel in the United States, will be available to Canadian broadcast distributors as a digital specialty channel on November 1st. Launched in June of 1994, FX is a division of News Corporation's Fox Entertainment Group which is now available in just...
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