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1 week left to apply to Shaw’s Local Television Satellite Solution

Dear Minister Glover, A quick reminder that Canadians have one week left to apply to Shaw’s Local Television Satellite Solution. Question is, was it worth it? Steven Advertisements

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The CRTC decides when the LTSS ends, not Shaw

Dear Minister Glover, Shaw announced this week that its Local Television Satellite Solution (LTSS) program will end on August 31, 2019. Problem is, Shaw doesn’t have the authority to make such a decision. Only the CRTC does. While it is … Continue reading

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Phase 3 of Let’s Talk TV: Broadcasting Notice of Consultation CRTC 2014-190

Dear Minister Glover, Long time. As part of Phase 3 of the CRTC’s “Talk TV” initiative, the Commission is asking Canadians about the value of OTA TV in Canada with respect to access to local TV stations and whether OTA … Continue reading

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The true value of Super Bowl broadcasts to Canadians

  This is the best spot for my antenna to pick up 29.1 WUTV transmitting from Buffalo. Dear Minister Glover, Happy New Year. The Super Bowl chatter on Twitter of late has prompted this post. I’m not really an NFL fan … Continue reading

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Last month to apply to Shaw’s Local Television Satellite Solution (LTSS) program

    Dear Minister Glover, As you may know, November 2013 is the last month for Canadians to apply to Shaw’s twice extended Local Television Satellite Solution (LTSS). Please help spread the word so more Canadians can regain access to … Continue reading

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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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