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The Globe and Mail
Facebook rating pushes firms to up social-media responsivenessWhen the message that “your call is important” comes from a robotic, prerecorde
Facebook rating pushes firms to up social-media responsiveness
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
When the message that “your call is important” comes from a robotic, prerecorded voice, a customer could be forgiven for being incredulous. Sitting on hold, listening to Muzak and repeatedly hearing that disingenuous message can be frustrating, to... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
George Christy Talks About Barry Avrich, Toronto International Film Festival and More!Oh, Canada … our love is here to stay. Barry Avrich, born in Montreal and a To
George Christy Talks About Barry Avrich, Toronto International Film Festival and More!
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Oh, Canada … our love is here to stay. Barry Avrich, born in Montreal and a Torontonian for decades, is People You Should Know. World traveler with wife Max and 11-year-old redhaired Sloan, who became bewildered after discovering that red hair will... Read more
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Toronto Star
Quebecor offers data-free music streaming to woo usersFellow wireless carrier Fido, which is owned by Rogers Communications, has a pa
Quebecor offers data-free music streaming to woo users
Toronto Star / Posted 2 days ago
Fellow wireless carrier Fido, which is owned by Rogers Communications, has a partnership with Spotify which bundles a commercial-free version of the service with its monthly plans. Unlike Videotron, Fido still counts streaming music as part of its... Read more
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SportingNews
Jose Bautista continues Sportsnet boycott in suit disputeDon't expect to see Jose Bautista getting chatty with reporters from Sportsnet
Jose Bautista continues Sportsnet boycott in suit dispute
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
Don't expect to see Jose Bautista getting chatty with reporters from Sportsnet anytime soon. The Blue Jays outfielder has refused to interview with Sportsnet for the past three months after the broadcasting company did not pay for rookie teammate... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bell Media launches reshuffle of senior ranksBell Media has begun a major reshuffling of its senior ranks, splitting its mos
Bell Media launches reshuffle of senior ranks
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Bell Media has begun a major reshuffling of its senior ranks, splitting its most senior production and programming roles and forging more direct reporting lines to president Mary Ann Turcke. Late Monday afternoon, Ms. Turcke announced the immediate... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
CTV and sports programming president Phil King to leave Bell MediaPhil King, the head of programming for the CTV network and a long-time TSN exec
CTV and sports programming president Phil King to leave Bell Media
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Phil King, the head of programming for the CTV network and a long-time TSN executive, is departing Bell Media, sources said Monday. Since 2010, Mr. King has been president of CTV and sports programming for Bell, one of the most prominent jobs in... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Cops may get warrantless access to Internet subscriber infoOTTAWA -- A new administrative scheme that would allow police to obtain basic i
Cops may get warrantless access to Internet subscriber info
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
OTTAWA -- A new administrative scheme that would allow police to obtain basic information about Internet subscribers without a warrant is one option being considered by federal officials following a landmark Supreme Court ruling that curbed access to... Read more
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livesoccertv
Citytv Football CoverageCitytv Soccer Schedule *All times are shown in your local timeCitytv is a Cana
Citytv Football Coverage
livesoccertv / Posted 6 days ago
Citytv Soccer Schedule *All times are shown in your local timeCitytv is a Canadian English language television system owned and operated by Rogers Communications. The system currently consists of five owned and operated television stations located... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
County official elected to AMO board(SUBMITTED) - A County of Simcoe official has been elected to Association of Mu
County official elected to AMO board
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
(SUBMITTED) - A County of Simcoe official has been elected to Association of Municipalities Ontario's board of directors. Trevor Wilcox, the county's general manager of Corporate Performance, will serve as secretary-treasurer after being elected... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
County official elected to AMO board(SUBMITTED) - A County of Simcoe official has been elected to Association of Mu
County official elected to AMO board
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 7 days ago
(SUBMITTED) - A County of Simcoe official has been elected to Association of Municipalities Ontario's board of directors. Trevor Wilcox, the county's general manager of Corporate Performance, will serve as secretary-treasurer after being elected... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
County official elected to AMO board(SUBMITTED) - A County of Simcoe official has been elected to Association of Mu
County official elected to AMO board
Barrie Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
(SUBMITTED) - A County of Simcoe official has been elected to Association of Municipalities Ontario's board of directors. Trevor Wilcox, the county's general manager of Corporate Performance, will serve as secretary-treasurer after being elected... Read more
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Zero Hedge
August 21Overnight Media Digest - When oil prices started to edge down a year ago, most
August 21
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
Overnight Media Digest - When oil prices started to edge down a year ago, most energy mavens thought the drop would be small and short-lived. Instead, the price of crude has plunged by almost 60 percent from its 2014 peak.... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Sports Breaking NewsRIO DE JANEIRO - The head of Rio de Janeiro's water and sewage utility has ackn
Sports Breaking News
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO - The head of Rio de Janeiro's water and sewage utility has acknowledged "problems" with the city's sewage-filled Guanabara Bay but insisted the Olympic city will eventually reach its goal of collecting and treating all the waste... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Blue Jays success translates as a revenue home run for RogersFans cheer during ninth inning MLB baseball action between the Toronto Blue Jay
Blue Jays success translates as a revenue home run for Rogers
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Fans cheer during ninth inning MLB baseball action between the Toronto Blue Jays and Oakland Athletics in Toronto on August 13, 2015. The Toronto Blue Jays are leading the league in wins, scoring and RBIs, yet owner Rogers Communications Inc. is... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Shomi set to go to wider audienceThe “beta” testing phase is over and the Shomi video-streaming service is now o
Shomi set to go to wider audience
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
The “beta” testing phase is over and the Shomi video-streaming service is now open to anyone with an Internet connection. The move to offer Shomi, a streaming platform featuring hundreds of television series and more than 1,200 movies, marks the... Read more
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New Kerala
Canadian stock market extends loss Canada's main stock market continued its losing streak, dragged down by the e
Canadian stock market extends loss
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Canada's main stock market continued its losing streak, dragged down by the energy sector as crude oil prices hit multi-year lows. Toronto Stock Exchange's benchmark Standard & Poor's/TSX Composite Index dropped... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Outgoing Telus CEO leaving 'indelible mark'Telus Corp. doesn’t often stumble, but its recent attempt at an unusual success
Outgoing Telus CEO leaving 'indelible mark'
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Telus Corp. doesn’t often stumble, but its recent attempt at an unusual succession structure has slowed down its leadership transition plans and resulted in the loss of one of its most trusted and effective team members. The Vancouver-based... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Anthopoulos a potential fit as Blue Jays’ next presidentPHILADELPHIA – Dave Dombrowski is off the table for the Toronto Blue Jays as a
Anthopoulos a potential fit as Blue Jays’ next president
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 10 days ago
PHILADELPHIA – Dave Dombrowski is off the table for the Toronto Blue Jays as a replacement for retiring president Paul Beeston, and whether or not he was ever a legitimate option before he joined the Boston Red Sox as president of baseball operations... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Dave Dombrowski named Red Sox president of baseball opsDave Dombrowski will not be joining the Toronto Blue Jays’ front office after a
Dave Dombrowski named Red Sox president of baseball ops
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 11 days ago
Dave Dombrowski will not be joining the Toronto Blue Jays’ front office after all. The former president and general manager of the Detroit Tigers has been hired as the president of baseball operations for the Boston Red Sox, the team announced... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Vice And CNN Are In A Battle Royale For the Future Of the NewsOn the surface, Vice and CNN appear to be polar opposites. Over the past 35 yea
Vice And CNN Are In A Battle Royale For the Future Of the News
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
On the surface, Vice and CNN appear to be polar opposites. Over the past 35 years, CNN has become the go-to channel for breaking news, while Vice has spent its 21-year existence finding creative ways to curse. Even the companies’ respective leaders... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Small Internet providers challenge CRTC ruling on roamingA group of independent Internet providers has launched a challenge of a landmar
Small Internet providers challenge CRTC ruling on roaming
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
A group of independent Internet providers has launched a challenge of a landmark ruling on wholesale wireless services, arguing that Canada’s telecom regulator should have gone further to support more competition in the cellular industry. The... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Blue Jays broadcasts pulled from Bell’s mobile TV appJust as the Toronto Blue Jays are catching fire and drawing record audiences on
Blue Jays broadcasts pulled from Bell’s mobile TV app
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Just as the Toronto Blue Jays are catching fire and drawing record audiences on television, the network that broadcasts the team’s games has been pulled from Bell Canada’s mobile TV app. Wireless subscribers with Bell, which is owned by BCE Inc.,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Mobilicity’s major creditors agree to payment distribution from Rogers saleAfter several weeks of negotiations, Mobilicity’s major creditors have come to
Mobilicity’s major creditors agree to payment distribution from Rogers sale
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
After several weeks of negotiations, Mobilicity’s major creditors have come to an agreement on how to split up the proceeds of the company’s $465-million sale to Rogers Communications Inc. The arrangement includes provisions for the startup wireless... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Jays Contact Dombrowski About Front Office JobDave Dombrowski's long run of success as a general manager, especially with the
Jays Contact Dombrowski About Front Office Job
Bleacher Report / Posted 16 days ago
Dave Dombrowski's long run of success as a general manager, especially with the Detroit Tigers from 2002 until leaving the team on August 4, meant he wouldn't need to wait long before Major League Baseball teams came calling. Continue for... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Blue Jays won't be only suitor for DombrowskiDavid Dombrowski is a respected front-office name in baseball. As respected as
Blue Jays won't be only suitor for Dombrowski
Calgary Sun / Posted 23 days ago
David Dombrowski is a respected front-office name in baseball. As respected as Troy Tulowitzi and David Price are on the field. Among candidates to fill the president’s office at 1 Blue Jays Way, which becomes vacant on Oct. 1, the former Detroit... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
BCE sees solid wireless growth as industry competition heats upAs the wireless industry navigates a competitive summer that will test customer
BCE sees solid wireless growth as industry competition heats up
The Globe and Mail / Posted 23 days ago
As the wireless industry navigates a competitive summer that will test customers’ loyalty, BCE Inc. reported solid growth in mobile subscribers in the second quarter, even as it is spending more to keep them. BCE added 61,000 net postpaid wireless... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
BCE profit jumps 25% on stronger operating earnings, corporate movesBCE Inc. reports that its profit for the second quarter was $759-million, a 25.
BCE profit jumps 25% on stronger operating earnings, corporate moves
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
BCE Inc. reports that its profit for the second quarter was $759-million, a 25.2 per cent increase from the same time last year. The big increase was attributed to a number of factors including taking full ownership of Bell Aliant last year and... Read more
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Nelson Star
Council ponders electromagnetic risksRecently, an issue over which the city has little authority has again come to c
Council ponders electromagnetic risks
Nelson Star / Posted 24 days ago
Recently, an issue over which the city has little authority has again come to council’s attention. The issue relates to the placement of cell and other communications towers and antennas (base stations) within city limits. The authority to approve... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Telus stock's valuation is getting stretchedThis earnings season has been a minefield, with fewer than half of the companie
Telus stock's valuation is getting stretched
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
This earnings season has been a minefield, with fewer than half of the companies in the S&P/TSX composite index that have reported posting better-than-expected earnings. One bright spot, so far, is the telecom sector. While just two telecom... Read more
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TechCrunch
Storage Vendor Tintri Lands $125M Round With Eye Toward IPOThe company also indicated the next logical step is probably going to be an IPO
Storage Vendor Tintri Lands $125M Round With Eye Toward IPO
TechCrunch / Posted 24 days ago
The company also indicated the next logical step is probably going to be an IPO in the first half of 2016 if market conditions are right. The round was led by Silver Lake Kraftwerk. Existing investors Insight Venture Partners, Lightspeed Ventures,... Read more
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NBC Sports: HardballTalk
Dave Dombrowski is going to have a lot of gigs from which to chooseDave Dombrowski is 59 and unemployed. That’s scary for most people, but when yo
Dave Dombrowski is going to have a lot of gigs from which to choose
NBC Sports: HardballTalk / Posted 24 days ago
Dave Dombrowski is 59 and unemployed. That’s scary for most people, but when you have his track record you could very well have your choice of your next gig. So, a day after he was let go, it’s worth thinking about where he might go after this... Read more
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Calgary Sun
NHL, MLB agree to six-year media partnershipBy the very nature of the two sports, hockey and baseball would on the surface
NHL, MLB agree to six-year media partnership
Calgary Sun / Posted 25 days ago
By the very nature of the two sports, hockey and baseball would on the surface appear to make strange bedfellows. After all, major leaguers hit baseballs, NHLers hit each other. Yet, on a sweaty Tuesday afternoon in Manhattan, there were... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Lock in a 5%-Plus Yield With Canada's Largest Telecommunications CompanyBCE is Canada's largest Internet provider, second largest television provider a
Lock in a 5%-Plus Yield With Canada's Largest Telecommunications Company
TheStreet.com / Posted 26 days ago
BCE is Canada's largest Internet provider, second largest television provider and a top three wireless provider. The company has a dividend yield of 5.2%, and is very stable thanks to the state of the Canadian wireless market, which is dominated by... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Job figures to share spotlight with second-quarter reportsSmartphones, car parts and insurance will be in the earnings spotlight this wee
Job figures to share spotlight with second-quarter reports
The Globe and Mail / Posted 27 days ago
Smartphones, car parts and insurance will be in the earnings spotlight this week as second-quarter results continue to roll in, while on the economics front all eyes will be on Canadian and U.S. employment figures for July. After Rogers... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Blue Jays star Roberto Alomar says revamped roster needs added fuel from fansJoe Carter homered at 11:37 on the night of Oct. 23, 1993. We’re not sure what
Blue Jays star Roberto Alomar says revamped roster needs added fuel from fans
Calgary Sun / Posted 29 days ago
Joe Carter homered at 11:37 on the night of Oct. 23, 1993. We’re not sure what time the honking and bumper-to-bumper traffic around the SkyDome and on Yonge Street ended the October before when Mike Timlin fielded Otis Nixon’s bunt and fired to... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Lowe, Revere give Blue Jays added depthOne of the most exciting World Series games in recent years was Game 6 of the 2
Lowe, Revere give Blue Jays added depth
Calgary Sun / Posted 29 days ago
One of the most exciting World Series games in recent years was Game 6 of the 2011 World Series when the Texas Rangers met the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Perhaps the most stand up and “will-he or won’t-he?” moment in a ball park is a bid... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Better late than never, David Price arrives to rev up Toronto’s hopesDavid Price can only hope the road to the playoffs will be a little smoother th
Better late than never, David Price arrives to rev up Toronto’s hopes
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 days ago
David Price can only hope the road to the playoffs will be a little smoother than the one he travelled to get to Toronto. The new Blue Jays pitcher was to be introduced to members of the media on Friday afternoon before Toronto’s game against the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ottawa approves Wind Mobile spectrum transfers in Manitoba, SaskatchewanWind Mobile Corp. has won government approval to sell licences for unused cellu
Ottawa approves Wind Mobile spectrum transfers in Manitoba, Saskatchewan
The Globe and Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Wind Mobile Corp. has won government approval to sell licences for unused cellular airwaves to Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. and SaskTel. Industry Canada issued approvals of the spectrum transfers Friday morning, granting Wind permission to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Major trades signal massive shift in Blue Jays’ winning philosophyWhen Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos told his manager on Thu
Major trades signal massive shift in Blue Jays’ winning philosophy
The Globe and Mail / Posted 30 days ago
When Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos told his manager on Thursday that he’d just acquired pitcher David Price via trade, John Gibbons had the same reaction as everyone else who’s watched this team stagger about for a full... Read more
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