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  1. Here's What’s New on Sirius XM Canada This Month

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    From sports to blues, pop, rock and opera, Sirius XM has it covered. August is coming to a close along with summer. The sun’s a little cooler- even without an eclipse-and you may find yourself reaching for a warm sweater in the evening. The good thing with new content though, whether it’s in...
  2. SiriusXM to air all 35 U.S College Football bowl games

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    Satellite Radio broadcaster SiriusXM said this week it would be offering subscribers live play-by-play of all thirty-five bowl games during the 2011-12 college football postseason. The schedule will begin with the New Mexico Bowl on Saturday, December 17 and continue through Monday January 9th...
  3. Sirius XM holiday music programming begins today

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    Satellite radio provider Sirius XM today launched two of its seven limited run holiday music channels. Launching today will be Holly, which features contemporary holiday music and Holiday Traditions which plays traditional holiday recordings from the '40s through the '60s by artists such as...
  4. Sirius XM holiday music programming begins November 14th

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    Tis the season as subscription satellite radio provider Sirius XM launches two of its limited run holiday music channels next Monday November 14th. In addition to the regular five holiday channels, Sirius XM this year has added two more: Navidad and Holiday Soul. Launching on Monday will be...
  5. Details of new Sirius XM satellite radio receiver leak out

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    Management at Sirius XM can't be too happy with the folks at Best Buy this week after the retailer inadvertently posted images and specifications for the new Sirius XM Lynx SXi1 satellite radio receiver before it should have. The product page for the new device on the Best Buy website has since...
  6. Sirius XM touchscreen-enabled Lynx receiver

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    An accidental posting on Best Buy's website reveals details of Sirius XM's upcoming Lynx radio receiver, which features a micro SDHC slot and a touchscreen interface powered by a modified version of Android. Called the Lynx SXi1, the Best Buy product page provided details of the receiver...
  7. 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...
  8. SiriusXM to broadcast every NFL game live this season

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    Thanks to a five year broadcast extension signed last year with the NFL, subscription satellite radio provider Sirius XM Radio will be broadcasting live play-by-play broadcasts of every NFL game during the 2011 - 2012 U.S. pro football season. In the United States, Sirius and XM Premier...
  9. 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...
  10. SiriusXM promotion targets former customers

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    In emails sent to former satellite radio subscribers, SiriusXM in the U.S and Canada is offering lapsed customers free access to sixty channels for two weeks starting August 30th. The free channels include a variety of commercial free music, sports, news and entertainment stations. Sorry no...
  11. BBC Radio 1 returns on Sirius XM Internet Radio only

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    One week after it suddenly dropped BBC Radio 1 from its satellite radio line-up, Sirius XM has announced it will offer the British pop station through its Internet radio service. Sirius XM internet radio is a add-on service in the in the U.S. which costs users an additional $2.99 per month...
  12. Sirius XM drops BBC Radio 1

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    Yeah. I was pretty peeved. It was literally the only channel I listened to, so I've axed my subscription.
  13. Sirius Canada updates iOS app

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    An updated version of Sirius Canada's iPhone and iPod Touch app is now available on the iTunes Canada app store. Version 1.1, the first update since the app was launched in November 2009, includes support for iOS 4 multitasking. Multitasking gives listeners the ability to listen to Sirius XM...
  14. 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...
  15. XM Canada and Sirius Canada to merge on June 21st

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    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...
  16. 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...
  17. Sirius XM to broadcast horse racing's Triple Crown

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    Sirius XM Radio and the Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN) this week announced an agreement which would see all all three races of thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown broadcast on Sirius XM. Subscription satellite radio listeners will hear HRRN's broadcast of the 137th Kentucky Derby on Saturday...
  18. Triple Crown on Sirius XM

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    Sirius XM Radio and Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN) announced today an agreement to broadcast all three races of thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown nationwide. Both Sirius and XM radio listeners will hear HRRN's broadcast of the 137th Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 7, the 136th Preakness...
  19. 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...
  20. Masters Golf tournament airs on TSN, Global and Sirius XM

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    The first major PGA Golf tournament of the year begins this week at the Augusta National Golf Club in the city of Augusta, Georgia. The Masters Tournament begins this Thursday April 6th and run through to Sunday April 10th with Phil Mickelson defending his green jacket against some of the top...
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