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Canadians' New Favourite Source For Music Is..

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - There was some head-scratching when Apple recently announced it was buying the headphone and music streaming company Beats in a US$3 billion...

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 ...

We're Becoming Netflix Nation

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.06.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Netflix continues to grow in Canada and is being used in millions of households, suggest two research reports.Telephone surveys commissioned...

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...

Meet The Facebook Quitters

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Facebook may be the world's biggest social network, and particularly popular in Canada, but there are still plenty of Canadian holdouts who ...

This Province Loves The iPhone Best

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Albertans are buying smartphones and tablets more than any other consumers in Canada — and they prefer Apple products — while francophon...

Canadians Going Wild For Netflix: Report

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Tablet ownership is growing explosively in Canada, according to a new report on tech trends, which also notes that Netflix continues to sign...

Here's What People Will -- And Won't -- Watch On A Smartphone

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2012 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Canada's big telecom companies have scooped up television stations to put content on as many screen sizes as possible, but so far few consu...

Guess How Many Canadians Are Now Using Netflix

CBC | Posted 05.20.2012 | Canada Business

Ten per cent of Canadians now use the video streaming service Netflix and those subscribers watch far more TV than average, a new survey ...

Who Are These Canadians Who Are Shunning TV?

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.24.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Canadians who shun TV tend to be young and well educated, commute by walking or public transit and prefer the arts over sports, according to...