Shaw Communications

Shaw Makes A Major U.S. Acquisition

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2014 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) is buying Colorado-based data centre ViaWest Inc. in a bid to enhance its data services and cloud capabiliti...

Why This Canadian Telecom Is In Trouble

CP | David Paddon, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.24.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) is fighting an uphill battle according to analysts, who say its heavy reliance on television puts it at a di...

Hundreds Of Layoffs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.14.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) plans to lay off some 400 employees, or almost three per cent of its workforce, in a move to consolidate ope...

Sunny Freeman

Is This How Big Telecom Is Trying To Kill Internet Competition?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada Business

As complaints and cancellation notices pile up from frustrated customers of independent internet service providers, a consortium is calling on the fed...

Towers Of Power

CBC | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada Business

Telecom analyst Eimon Hoey has a rather pessimistic view on the prospects of new competitors entering an already crowded and competitive telecommunica...

Sunny Freeman

Netflix CEO: Download Caps ‘A Deterrent To Canadian Society'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Business

Netflix Canada’s booming subscription rates are driving Canada’s cable providers into the online video market in an attempt to remain relevant to ...

Cable Companies: Time To End Guaranteed Spots On Cable

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Some of the country's largest cable and satellite TV providers urged the federal telecommunications regulator on Monday to reject a number of...

Customers Furious After ISP Deletes Millions Of Emails

CBC | Posted 05.11.2013 | Canada Business

Shaw customers are fuming after a technical issue caused millions of unread emails to be inadvertently deleted from the company's server late last wee...

Shaw Posts Surprising Results

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Shaw Communications Inc. posted higher quarterly results Wednesday that beat analyst expectations, with the strongest performance coming fro...

Shares Down, Revenue Up At Shaw

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2012 | Canada Alberta

Customer service and careful pricing are priorities across Shaw Communications' operations in fiscal 2013, CEO Brad Shaw said Thursday after the compa...

Move Over Netflix, You've Got Competition

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) has launched a mobile app to offer customers streaming access to TV shows and movies.Called Shaw Go, the app...

CRTC Moves To Prevent Anti-Competitive Practices In Broadcasting

CBC | Posted 11.21.2011 | Canada Politics

Companies such as Bell can't offer streamed hockey games or TV shows exclusively to their own mobile and internet customers — such conte...

Canadians Ditching Land Lines: Survey

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2011 | Canada

MONTREAL - Several million Canadians will have only cellphone service by the end of the year as they increasingly ditch their more expensive landline ...

Shaw Abandons Plans For Cellphone Business

CP | Sunny Freeman, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.01.2011 | Canada Business

Shaw Communications has pulled the plug on plans to launch a wireless phone service, favouring instead a less risky venture into Wi-Fi services — a ...

Sun News' Potential Audience About To Get Much Smaller

The Globe and Mail | Posted 10.19.2011 | Canada Business

Sun News has used some unconventional methods to ensure that millions of viewers have access to its brand of right-leaning news and punditry – even ...

Shaw Launches Netflix Rival

The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- TORONTO - Shaw Communications is launching a competitor to premium movie channels like TMN and Movie Central and the online stre...

Shaw Communications' Brad Shaw Spearheads Big Changes

The Globe and Mail | Susan Krashinsky, Iain Marlow | Posted 08.04.2011 | Canada Business

It was a cool day in Calgary last September, and change was in the air at Shaw Communications Inc. (SJR.B-T20.520.070.34%)And not just because of the ...