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  1. Question about Sirius Internet Radio

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    I have had an official Sirius internet radio (table-top appliance) connected to my one of my two satellite radios for a few years now. We only use it every few weeks and tried to use it yesterday where my wife saw the message "account closed". Checking my account at their website reveals they...
  2. Sirius Canada now available on the Sonos Music System

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    Sonos, makers of wireless music systems for the home, and subscription satellite radio provider Sirius Canada week announced today that Sirius Canada is now available to Sonos users. Beginning today, Sonos users can add Sirius via the "More Music" tab on any Sonos controller. Once selected...
  3. Select NBA Games now on Sirius Canada

    SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    Sirius now has a select number of NBA games broadcasting throughout the 2011-2012 season on Channels 85, 93, 94 and 113. Check the updated schedule here for the latest game times and channel information.
  4. Sirius and XM Canada offering six holiday music channels

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    Last month Digital Home wrote about Satellite radio provider Sirius XM offering its subscribers seven limited run holiday music channels. After that story, we had some negative feedback from Sirius and XM Canada subscribers who complained that not all of the channels were available in on either...
  5. Internet radio station similar to the Boneyard ?

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    My free Sirius trial in my new car is running out in a few days. Of the whole lot, I only really listen to the Boneyard. At $10 + a month for just one station, I don't think I'm going to become a Sirius subscriber. I am wondering if there are internet radio stations that are similar to the...
  6. Sirius XM Canada reaches 2 million subscribers

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    Sirius XM Canada, the merged company which operates the XM Canada and Sirius Canada satellite radio services, today announced that it reached the two million subscriber mark. On May 31st of this year, the combined company had 1.92 million subscribers consisting of 1,266,000 Sirius subscribers...
  7. Sirius XM Satellite Radio

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    Sirius XM Radio, Inc. is the holding company for two subscription satellite radio services operating in the United States, Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio. Originally operating as separate services, Sirius and XM merged in July of 2008. In Canada, until June of this year...
  8. Sirius Canada iPhone app updated

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    V1.1 now includes support for multi-tasking
  9. Sirius Canada: What happened to all its customers?

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    Sirius XM Canada this week reported pre-merger financial results for the second quarter ended May 31, 2011 which, for the first time ever, included actual customer subscriber counts for Sirius Canada. In its results, Sirius XM reported that Sirius Canada had 866,430 subscribers at the end of...
  10. Digital Home talks to Sirius XM about the merger

    SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    Perhaps knowing that Digital Home readers need to be the first to know, I received a phone call today from the man who runs customer service at the newly merged company, Al MacNevin. Al and I spent about a half hour on the phone and I asked him all the questions that I’m sure that all or our...
  11. Digital Home talks with Sirius XM Canada about today’s merger

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    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...
  12. Sirius XM overhauling its channel line-up on May 4th

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    Subscription satellite radio provider Sirius XM has announced that its channel line-ups on both Sirius and XM radio will be reshuffled on May 4th. The most notable change is that virtually all of the stations will have the same channel number whether you are tuned to a Sirius radio or an XM...
  13. CRTC approves merger of XM and Sirius Canada

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    In a broadcasting decision handed down yesterday, the CRTC has approved the merger of subscription satellite radio services Sirius Canada and XM Canada. Sirius and XM Canada justified the merger to the CRTC by saying that the respective companies faced "significant financial challenges" and...
  14. XM Canada by the Numbers

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    In 2005 Digital Home wrote extensively about the efforts by to get approval for the sale of subscription satellite radio in Canada and its subsequent arrival North of the Border. Like many consumers who were tired of the bland and commercial laden radio offerings in Canada, I was excited about...
  15. Simon & Garfunkel Radio for two weeks on SiriusXM

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    To commemorate the fortieth anniversay of their critically-acclaimed Bridge Over Troubled Water album, Sirius XM will air Simon & Garfunkel Radio, a two week limited run channel. The channel will feature music spanning Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel's careers, including music from the duo's...
  16. Competition Bureau says Sirius / XM Merger no threat to competition

    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...
  17. Competition Bureau says Sirius / XM Merger no threat to competition

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    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...
  18. XM Canada shareholders approve merger with Sirius Canada

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    Subscription satellite radio services provider XM Canada has announced that Canadian Satellite Radio (CSR) Holdings Inc. shareholders have approved the merger of XM Canada and Sirius Canada at CSR's annual and special meeting of shareholders held in Toronto earlier today. Sirius and XM Canada...
  19. Sirius and XM Canada merger means higher prices for consumers

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    On November 24th of last year, almost five years after they began offering satellite radio service in Canada, Canadian Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. (CSR), the parent company of XM Canada and Sirius Canada announced their plans to merge. If the deal is approved by XM shareholders and the CRTC...
  20. Sirius Canada and XM Canada announce merger

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    Almost five years after they began offering satellite radio service in Canada, Canadian Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. (CSR), the parent company of XM Canada and Sirius Canada today announced they have entered into an all-stock merger. The Canadian merger announcement comes about three and a...
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