Cord Cutting

R.I.P. Land Line, Watch Out Cable TV

CP | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL — More Canadians are abandoning traditional telephones and TV services, reflecting a growing trend prompted by changing lifestyles, accordi...

Bad News For Cord-Cutters

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada Business

Here’s some bad news for cable TV cord-cutters: You likely won’t be able to watch your favourite TV shows (legally) online for much longer. Can...

Rogers Is Trying to Block You From Watching 'Hockey Night' Online

David Christopher | Posted 03.10.2014 | Canada Business
David Christopher

Rogers is gearing up to cut off millions of hockey fans from being able to watch Hockey Night in Canada online. Bell and Rogers are using their power and control over our media options to force Canadians into subscribing to what many now view as the outdated medium of TV.

Who's Still Paying For TV?

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.15.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Another new poll suggests so-called cord cutting may be growing in Canada.Nearly a quarter of the respondents in an online survey conducted ...

This Poll Is Seriously Bad News For Cable TV Companies

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - One in seven Canadians say they're either somewhat or very likely to quit their TV service and opt for free or cheaper alternatives, accordi...

Rogers Preps A Netflix Killer

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.12.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Rogers is preparing to launch an online streaming service in the coming months that would compete with Netflix, according to a report in the...

LOOK: Canadians' Changing Telecom Habits

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - More Canadians are moving online to watch TV and listen to radio and choosing wireless over landlines for phone service, says the country's t...

These TV Providers Are Bleeding Customers Thanks To Cord-Cutting

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.13.2013 | Canada Business

Five of Canada’s largest cable and satellite TV providers saw a drop in subscribers in the second quarter of 2013, Ottawa-based Boon Dog Professiona...

More Canadians To Cut Cable In 2012

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - Somewhere in the ballpark of 100,000 Canadian households are estimated to have cut the cord in the past year, choosing to drop their expensi...

Canadians Cutting The Cord From Cable TV

The Globe and Mail | Posted 01.24.2012 | Canada Business

Ms. Diaz Halminen, whose family gets by with a digital antenna, an Apple TV and a Netflix subscription, is among a new breed of gadget-savvy viewers w...