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  1. Shaw Direct expanding capacity in late 2012

    Industry News
    Shaw Direct, Canada's number two direct-to-home (DTH) satellite broadcaster, announced this week that it has entered into agreements with Telesat to acquire capacity on Telesat's G1 satellite expected to be available in late 2012. The company says the expanded capacity will increase Shaw...
  2. CRTC decision could cost consumers hundreds of millions annually

    Industry News
    After rejecting the proposal on two previous decisions, the CRTC has succumbed to intense political lobbying and is now recommending a form of fee-for-carriage (FFC) tax that could cost Canadian consumers hundreds of millions of dollars annually. The CRTC Broadcasting order , announced...
  3. Canadian Cable Television profits soar in 2009

    Industry News
    The CRTC has released the financial results for cable companies, Direct-to-Home (DTH) satellite distribution and Multipoint Distribution System (MDS) companies in Canada in 2009 and the numbers were staggering. Despite the worst global downturn since the Great Depression, total revenues in the...
  4. Nimiq 6 satellite expected to launch in 2012

    Industry News
    Ottawa based Telesat announced last week that it will purchase a new direct broadcast satellite called Nimiq 6 from Space Systems/Loral (SS/L). The satellite, which is expected to launch in mid-2012, will be fully leased for its lifetime by Bell TV which will use it to service direct-to-home...
  5. Canada's Largest Digital Service Providers

    Industry News
    Digital Home routinely receives updates from Canada's largest Video, Voice, data and wireless providers informing us how successful they have been in signing up new customers and pronouncing themselves the industry leader. Every quarter, we bring this information together and find out which...
  6. Coarse language bleeped on one receiver but not the other!

    Bell Satellite TV PVR, HD PVR and HD Receivers
    I feel silly asking but I have exhausted all avenues! Can someone explain why I can watch Hell's Kitchen on one TV with all the colourful language yet on my Sony Bravia (Bell satellite) everything is bleeped out! So frustrating! Thanks in advance!
  7. TELUS TV surpasses 100,000 subscriber milestone and to launch satellite TV

    Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)
    TELUS’ all-digital television, movie and radio entertainment service hit a notable milestone in April as the TELUS TV subscriber base surpassed 100,000 customers I believe this is the first time Telus has released TV subscriber numbers. They certainly look weak compared to MTS and Sasktel...
  8. Telus will distribute Bell satellite TV in Alberta and BC

    Bell Satellite TV
    Bell also announced today a new agreement with TELUS Communications Company under which TELUS will distribute satellite TV service in Alberta and British Columbia under the TELUS brand. This agreement supports Bell's imperative to Leverage Wireline Momentum by expanding distribution channels for...
  9. Having problems setting up 6141HD reciever

    Bell Satellite TV Hardware Installation Forum
    Hello, I am having problems setting up my 6141HD reciever. I think I have read just about every thread on this site and I still haven't come across someone having the same problem that I am having. I set my dish up and found a signal for 91 (about 86%) with the skew set for my location...