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  1. Videotron acquires Cable Amos

    Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    Videotron today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Télédistribution Amos inc. (Cable Amos) and its network. The Québec telecom leader expects that Abitibi-Témiscamingue residents living in Cable Amos' service area will be able to join its subscriber family in the coming months...
  2. 5 Most Affordable Internet Packages in Quebec

    Industry News
    Get the best for less in Quebec. As the second most populated province in Canada and a home to many of our friends en français, Quebec is a glorious part of the country. Tradition, forest, rivers and a vibrant culture set it apart. It’s also the site of some great Internet deals. Here are 5 of...
  3. Videotron Joins Forces With Others to Create Canada’s First Open-Air Smart Living Lab

    Industry News
    Videotron, Ericsson, École de technologie supérieure and the Quartier de l’innovation (QI) have announced the creation of Canada’s first open-air smart living laboratory. Located in the heart of the Quartier de l’innovation in Montreal, the lab will test innovations with the potential to...
  4. Bell Mobility Named Fastest Mobile Network in Canada

    Industry News
    A recent assessment done by PCMag has named Bell Mobility top in Canada in the fourth annual Fastest Mobile Networks Canada ranking. In order to find out who truly has the fastest mobile network in the country, PCMag sent six drivers to 20 major cities. The drivers compared the speed of...
  5. Videotron Customers With a Desjardins Visa Can Now Pay With Their Phones

    Industry News
    Yesterday, Videotron announced that some of its customers now have a new way to pay for items. Those customers who have a Desjardins Visa card can now use their mobile phones to make mobile payments at any store equipped with a contactless payment terminal. Using NFC technology, customers will...
  6. Quebec's Videotron Launches Hybrid Fibre Giga Internet Service

    Industry News
    Videotron announced today that it will begin offering consumers and business customers Internet connection speeds of up to 940 Mbps. The new Hybrid Fibre Giga service will begin on July 13, 2016 and is the latest addition to the company’s suite of Internet access services. "We are very pleased...
  7. Videotron Is Now Carrying Live Sports and Additional Content in Ultra HD

    Industry News
    After becoming the first Canadian telecommunications provider to offer its customers a UHD set-top box, Videotron has now announced they are taking the lead again. Québec's most respected telecommunications company has announced they will now be carrying live sports in Ultra HD format. This...
  8. Videotron Acquires Fibrenoire as Business Market Grows in Quebec

    Industry News
    Last week Videotron, the integrated communications company and Québec leader in high-speed Internet access, acquired Fibrenoire, a company that provides businesses with fibre-optic connectivity services. The move was done in response to the demands of a growing business market in Quebec that...
  9. Nexus 5X Phone Now Available in Canada

    Industry News
    Earlier this week, Google unveiled their latest smartphone, a collaboration with LG, by launching the Nexus 5X. As the third successful collaboration between LG and Google, the Nexus 5X delivers a phone with a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 808 processor, advanced camera features, a fingerprint...
  10. Videotron rolls out LTE service in Quebec

    Industry News
    Quebecor-owned wireless carrier Videotron announced this week the launch of LTE service for their 550,000 customers across Quebec. Videotron began offering cellular service four years ago and now sells a number of LTE-capable devices including the Samsung Galaxy S4, S5 and Note 3, LG Nexus 5...
  11. LG G3 now available at Rogers, Bell, MTS and Videotron

    Industry News
    Last month, we reported that the LG G3 would be available in Canada come August. Well, August is here and so is the G3! The G3 features a 5.5” Quad HD display with 2560 x 1440 resolution, showcasing detail and clarity at 538 pixels per inch. It’s also stacked with 13 MP camera with Laser...
  12. TELUS Deal to Buy Mobilicity Effectively Killed

    Industry News
    One of the key components in TELUS buying Mobilicity for $380 million was acquiring valuable wireless spectrum that all Canadian mobile carriers are seeking. However, the federal government will not allow Mobilicity to transfer its wireless spectrum to TELUS, it was announced at a news...
  13. DHX Media Acquires Cookie Jar Entertainment for $111M

    Industry News
    DHX Media is buying Toronto's Cookie Jar Entertainment for almost $111 million, creating Canada's largest children's entertainment company. Cookie Jar is the top supplier of children's programming to Netflix and has has well-established digital distribution agreements with DISH Network and...
  14. WIND Mobile Wins Supreme Court Judgment

    Industry News
    In the case of WIND Mobile and its compliance with Canadian ownership rules, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) has decided that no violation has occurred. The decision goes against rival wireless company Public Mobile, seeking to prevent Globalive Wireless Management Corp. from offering a...
  15. Videtron Adds New TV Service: illico TV New Generation

    Industry News
    Videotron will unveil a new, interactive HD service to its Quebec City customers on April 4th: illico TV new generation. Billed as a "technologically advanced, evolutionary platform", the new service provides a vast selection of programming, extensive search functions, simple one-click...
  16. New Videotron modem for phone & internet not compatible with some routers ?

    Videotron
    Hi guys, I recently switched over to Videotron's service for telephone ( I had their internet for many years without any problems ) The new modem the tech installed at my home was changed because I changed my bundle and went with Videotron for phone also. Since this happened, I get...
  17. Latest numbers show Canada has over 25.5 million wireless customers

    Industry News
    The number of wireless telephone subscribers in Canada topped 25.5 million at the end of September 2011 according to numbers compiled by industry trade group, the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA). That number was up 6.2% from 24 million at the end of September 2010 and up...
  18. Acc�s boite videotron

    Bell Télé (Forum en français)
    Accès boite videotron Bonjour à tous, J'habite dans une copropriété où le cable TV passe par une boite Videotron dans le garage. J'ai voulu changé pour Bell Fibre et quand le technicien est venu installer le tout, il devait débrancher le signal dans la boite videotron. Voilà qu'il n'a pas pu...
  19. Galaxy Nexus coming to most Canadian wireless companies this month

    Industry News
    Last month if you wanted the new Galaxy Nexus smartphone, the first Android device to come with Ice Cream sandwich (ICS) natively installed, you had to buy it from Bell Mobility or Virgin Mobility. The good news is that by the end of this month, the unlocked device should also be available from...
  20. Le SuperClub Vidéotron has had 40% growth over last 5 years

    What's On Blu-ray, DVD and in the theatres.
    Interesting. Blockbuster closed up shop and Rogers Video sales have plummeted so this press release was surprising today.
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