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THE END(S) OF ANALOGUE: ACCESS TO CBC/RADIO-CANADA TELEVISION PROGRAMMING IN AN ERA OF DIGITAL DELIVERY

Dear Minister Joly, If of interest, my dissertation is available here: THE END(S) OF ANALOGUE: ACCESS TO CBC/RADIO-CANADA TELEVISION PROGRAMMING IN AN ERA OF DIGITAL DELIVERY. Cheers, Steven James May, PhD   Advertisements

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Dude TV blog post #100: CRTC approves shut down of CBC TV analogue transmitters + Sign off from Steven

Dear Minister Moore, Hot summer we’re having, eh? Hope you and your dog are keepin’ cool. As I’m sure you’ve heard by now, the CRTC has approved CBC’s request to shut off its remaining analogue television transmitters and to not … Continue reading

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Free CRT TV of the Month (July, 2012)

Dear Minister Moore, Spotted this beauty up the hill from my apartment. It’s the first multi-tool portable CRT TV I’ve seen curbside. In addition to its 5 inch screen (likely B&W) this Coleman thing also contains a latern and a … Continue reading

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Canada’s Transition to Digital Television Team wins Public Service Award of Excellence

Dear Minister Moore, I see that your Digital Television Transition team has received a Public Service Award of Excellence for their work on Canada’s transition. Having spoken with members of your DTV team last year, I agree that they tried … Continue reading

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CBC MDTV testing in Toronto

Dear Minister Moore, Received a Twitter tip from @mvormittag this morning that CBLFT (French CBC TV in Toronto) was doing ATSC Mobile DTV testing, also known as ATSC Mobile DTV, ATSC M/H or just MDTV. I scanned for signals on … Continue reading

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Handy list of communities that stand to lose CBC/Radio-Canada OTA TV after July 31, 2012

Dear Minister Moore, Writing with a list of some of the communities that stand to lose over-the-air CBC/Radio-Canada television after July 31, 2012, according to CBC’s current request before the CRTC. Citizens can comment on CBC’s request here until June … Continue reading

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Part 3 – Shaw Direct: The Saviour of Free TV in Rural and Remote Canada?

Dear Minister Moore, Summer has arrived early, eh? Before I get to Part 3 of my review of Shaw’s Local Television Satellite Solution (LTSS) program, I’d first like to add something I forgot to mention in Part 2 of this … Continue reading

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