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  1. Eager to learn

    New Member Forum - Introductions
    I am eager to learn tips, new ideas and general knowledge from anyone in the Forum primarily in the Canadian TV Discussions about receiving Shaw Satellite TV in Mexico . Let the learning begin...
  2. Share wifi through ethernet to Fibreop TV STB

    Bell Aliant Home Phone, Internet, IPTV
    Hello all, I'm in a reno now and my main TV is offline, and I recently had this (not-so)bright idea to connect my Fibreop TV's STB to my computer monitor via hdmi. I don't have a hard wired connection to my internet gateway near the computer, and the computer accesses the internet via Wifi. I...
  3. Bounce TV signals off of the ionosphere and/or moon?

    Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television
    Hi, I was wondering why nobody has tried to get signals from other parts of the country by using the ionosphere. I've heard it can be used for HAM, so why not TV? I've also seen signals bounce off the moon, what about that? Or is the moon too far away?
  4. Web Video Winning Over More Canadian Viewers

    Industry News
    Just how much do Canadians like watching online video? Apparently, quite a bit according to new data from Ipsos MediaCT. A recent online survey of 3,500 Canadians indicates that almost one in four spend more time watching online video than TV shows. Nearly 88 percent are now watching online...
  5. Recording Illico on PC

    Videotron
    so I'm looking into building a new pc which I would like to be able to watch my cable television. Right now in my room I have nothing but a cable wire. I live in Montreal and am a Videotron (Illico) digital cable subscriber. I would like to run the digital cable feed into my computer where (I...
  6. HBO Canada announces Fall Premieres

    Industry News
    HBO Canada today announced the fall premiere dates for popular HBO programming such as Call Me Fitz, Boardwalk Empire, Bored to Death and Hung. The Astral owned station, which fills out its schedules with movies and Canadian produced specials, says that all of its HBO programming will premiere...
  7. Rogers Speed Boost Causing Internet & Television Problems?

    Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone
    For the last few months, my internet connection has gone down and I have noticed that television stations between channels 2-12 are not coming in clear. I live in the Waterloo Region. I asked my co-workers if they noticed this and those have Rogers as their ISP and t.v. provider said that they...
  8. Average American watches over 34 hours of Television a week

    Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    The average American watched 34 hours and 39 minutes of television per week during the final three months of 2010 according to a recent State of the Media report by the Nielsen company. The ratings giant said that American Seniors (Adults 65+) watched the most television heaviest, a whopping 47...
  9. Average American watches over 34 hours of Television a week

    Industry News
    The average American watched 34 hours and 39 minutes of television per week during the final three months of 2010 according to a recent State of the Media report by the Nielsen company. The ratings giant said that American Seniors (Adults 65+) watched the most television heaviest, a whopping 47...
  10. One in five Canadians own a PVR

    Industry News
    According to a July 2010 survey conducted on behalf of the Television Bureau of Canada, 64 percent of Canadians subscribe to digital television (DTV) and 38 percent of DTV subscribers own a personal video recorder (PVR). Among all Canadian adults, approximately one in five (20%) now own a PVR...
  11. Simultaneous use of Internet and TV up 35% in U.S.

    Industry News
    In the last quarter of 2009, the amount of time Americans spent using the Internet while watching TV reached three and a half hours a month, up 35% from the previous quarter. The results are according to The Nielsen Company’s latest Three Screen Report, which tracks consumption across TV...
  12. Online Canadians spend more time on Internet than watching TV

    Industry News
    The average online Canadian spends 18.1 hours per week online versus 16.9 hours watching television according to the results of a recent survey by Ipsos Reid. The firm's findings were based on an internet only survey of 839 adult Canadians who were part of an Ipsos online panel. The research...
  13. World Junior Hockey Gold medal game on TSN tonight

    Industry News
    Team Canada is seeking to win its sixth straight gold medal at the World Junior Hockey Championship on Tuesday when they take on the United States. The game will be broadcast on TSN and TSN HD at 7:30pm ET/4:30pm PT. The bronze medal game between Sweden and Switzerland can be seen live at 4pm...
  14. Americans watch 31 hours of television a week

    Industry News
    The average American watched 31 hours of television per week in the third quarter of 2009 according to the latest Nielsen Three Screen Report. The report by the American ratings measurement giant is a quarterly analysis of how how much time the average American spends in a typical week with TV...
  15. Time spent watching TV continues to climb in U.S.

    Industry News
    Despite competition for eyeballs from the internet, the amount of television watched by Americans has reached an all-time high in the 2008-2009 TV season. Ratings giant, Nielsen reports that the average American now spends and average of four hours and 49 minutes a day in front of the TV...
  16. Shaw Direct In Areas South of Canada (Mexico, US, etc) Read Post 1

    Shaw Direct Satellite
    Edit by 57: The following post has important channel information for 2019. https://www.digitalhome.ca/forum/11-shaw-direct-satellite/62645-shaw-direct-areas-south-canada-mexico-us-etc-read-post-1-a-102.html#post3076793 Why is SD being limited in areas south of Canada...
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