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  1. Industry News
    If you’re looking for more ways to watch NFL football, European soccer and more, there's now a new way to do it online. This summer the release of the new streaming sports service, DAZN, (pronounced DAZONE), was announced in Canada. It marks a turning point in terms of streaming sports...
  2. Industry News
    There's no price tag attached yet and we're not sure what you'll be able to see, but it's coming. Streaming TV content, while still limited in Canada, keeps on growing thankfully. Last week CBS announced that CBS All Access is going to be made available here in early 2018. Before you get out...
  3. Industry News
    For a limited time only, new and existing customers who sign on with Rogers can get the Netflix Premium Plan free for one year. New customers who sign up before October 31 st , 2016 and bundle a Share Everything TM plan with TV, Internet, and Home Phone service can enjoy the offer. Existing...
  4. Bell Mobility, Solo and Virgin Mobile
    Switched from Rogers portable internet to Bells equivalent and my Windows Media player will no longer stream live audio from an mms:// address. However, other media players will (VLC player). I had the same issue a few years ago with Xplornet satellite internet and they said it was not their...
  5. Industry News
    The new HDMI version of Roku’s Streaking Stick is now available for pre-order in Canada. Due to be out in April, the device is available for pre-order for CAD$59.99 from Amazon.ca, Future Shop, Best Buy, Staples and other retailers. The HDMI version of the streaming stick works with any HDTV...
  6. Internet Television: Streaming (Netflix/Apple TV)
    I am going to buy a Samsung series 6300 TV with smarthub. I have Shaw high speed internet with wifi about 20 ft away and will put in a Shaw Gateway system. I would like to know if I can simply stream Netflix or whatever to the TV without any other equipment. I have read reviews, some find doing...
  7. Items for Sale
    just what the title says. black 1gb version. nearly new and works fine. we just dont use it like we thought. bought a roku and for now frankly it suits me better. $80 -please no lowballers. if you know what it is and want it let me know.
  8. Home Theatre Corner
    Hi All, Just thought I'd post this fix I discovered for getting certain MKV files to play on LG Blu-ray players. I struggled with this problem for the past year or so. I couldn't stand how some mkv's wouldn't play. After many days of troubleshooting I finally found a fix that has been working...
  9. Industry News
    Rogers said this week that it will offer its VIP digital cable customers free live streaming of twenty nine Toronto Maple Leaf games through its Video on Demand internet portal. Starting on Monday, October 17, all regular season games broadcast seen on Sportsnet and Leafs TV, plus additional...
  10. Industry News
    CinemaNow, an internet video download service owned by Best Buy, has announced it will begin offering service in Canada sometime in August. The service which gives movies lovers the ability to rent or buy standard and high definition movies over the web will compete with similar services from...
  11. Industry News
    Samsung Canada and Zip.ca have announced a deal which would allow Zip to offer its upcoming video streaming to owners of Samsung's line of internet connected Televisions, Blu-ray players and Home Theatre products. Similar to the Netflix apps found on many Internet enabled television, Zip users...
  12. Industry News
    If you are a music lover then over the years, you’ve probably longed for the ability to listen to music throughout your entire home or perhaps the ability to play different music in different rooms of your home. In the marketplace today, there are a numerous home audio systems which use a...
  13. Industry News
    Sonos, makers of wireless music systems for the home, announced today the introduction of the a Wireless dock which will be available to consumers in October. The device, which will sell for $119 in the States and $139 in Canada, lets Sonos owners play music from an iPod or iPhone through their...
  14. Industry News
    After months of rumours, Apple yesterday announced the new Apple TV, a slimmed down device which will give users in Canada and the U.S. the ability to rent HD movies from the iTunes store. Users in the U.S. will also have the ability to rent select HD shows from ABC, Fox and BBC America. Apple...
  15. Internet Television: Streaming (Netflix/Apple TV)
    Press Release issued today See Post 133 for start of user experiences.
  16. Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    I have a PS3 Slim connected to Viewsonic LCD monitor via HDMI cable. The aspect ratio from the video games as well as from blueray disks is just fine, 16:9. When we play the old DVDs (not Blueray) the aspect ratio goes to 4:3. Same is true for other SD content. So, I know that HDMI works...
  17. Apple Computing
    Hello, I recently updated my Desktop PC to Windows 7 (was running XP) because I like to torture myself. I have a Macbook Pro that was able to pick up the desktop wirelessly so that I could stream files between the two. However, since the Windows 7 update, I am unable to view either computer. I...
  18. AM/ FM, Internet Radio and Music Industry
    It's a bit tough being Canadian. Americans have Pandora and Rhapsody. Europeans now have Spotify. I'm trying to find a site where you can legally listen to recorded music of your choice. Anyone know of any such sites that allow Canadian IPs?
  19. Home Theatre Corner
    This is my first post so I apologize if I put it in the wrong section or if it's been answered already. I want to set it up so that I can stream some Xbox Live matches online. I could do it fine with my other tv because it had a Monitor-Out option in the back that I could hook up to my PC's TV...
  20. What's On Television?
    Canwest Broadcasting said today that it had secured the online streaming rights to four primetime Fox shows which air on Global television and E! in Canada.
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