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Broadcaster Magazine - September 2021


Cover Story: Canada's new digital specialty channels battle to survive

The New VI: A bit of old and new adds up to ... The New VI

Cover Story: How this launch is like Survivor, and unlike previous launches:


DAB Developments

News (September 01, 2021)

Industry News

Winnipeg TV station fails to keep logger tapes (September 01, 2021)

Stern's comments on Q107 go "too far" -- CBSC

CFCF-TV broke industry guidelines (September 01, 2021)

Prairie TV stations aired violent promos too early -- CBSC

Movie "Rats" broadcast without proper advisories (September 01, 2021)

News on the Net

Microsoft/Chyron want broadcasters to get interactive (September 01, 2021)

Naked News to bare all on TV (September 01, 2021)

Future appears bleak for Web music: survey (September 01, 2021)

Canadian Web channel sells programming to broadcasters (September 01, 2021)

New Products

HDvideo recorder capable of HDTV recording and playback


IDP announces the commercial release of RegieLine 2.0

Multi format HDTV signal generator

Grass Valley unveils Kameleon AV modular system

SoniCase Pro is big on space, small in size

New oscilloscopes target cost-sensitive customers

News Briefs

Bell Globemedia, Cogeco buy TQS from Quebecor Media (September 01, 2021)

Canada a leader in digital programming -- CAB's McCabe

Feedback: Pepsi interactive ad fizzles

CHEK TV now CH Vancouver Island (September 01, 2021)

Rogers acquires 13 Ontario radio stations (September 01, 2021)

China to open airwaves to AOL Time Warner and News Corp. (September 01, 2021)

CanWest launches national newscast from Vancouver (September 01, 2021)

Point of View

New channels at the mercy of consumers

DTV News

CAB releases its DTV rollout proposal
HDTV broadcasting could begin by late next year

New DVRs allow home users to "swap" shows (September 01, 2021)


In Memoriam (September 01, 2021)

Teletoon president John Riley named president of Astral Television Networks

The Last Word

Broadcasting 2021: Connecting Canadians ... Community ... Country -- a collective voice in the public interest


Marketing challenges

Tracking Trends

Much ado about something