Is Netflix a broadcaster?

In February, a group of executives from Canada’s telecommunications, broadcasting, TV production companies, as well as union leaders, formed the “Over the Top Services Working Group” to discuss an industry-wide strategy to what they refer to as Over the Top viewing, or … “Uhhh, this Netflix thing is for real.”

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More thoughts on Cable Cutting and TV landscape in Canada

SNL Kagan has been publishing numbers for the last year indicating that cable/satellite television subscriptions are down. There’s been some commentary about how much of this is attributable to people actually getting rid of cable/satellite in favour of other options.

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Summary Thoughts on Usage Based Billing in Canada

There’s been a ton of opinion generated on this already, so I’m not entirely sure if there’s much original that I’ll say, but I’ve been following the issue and retweeting folks like Michael Geist and Peter Nowak since the CRTC decision came down. So I thought I’d just try to sum up what I’ve been thinking and observing on the issue.

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Thoughts on Cable Cutting

Cutting the Cable may be tipping into a non-fringe activity, and I would think Rogers, Bell and others should be watching closely.

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One App to Rule them All

With the proliferation of social services one feels almost compelled to update on an ongoing basis, there’s still not one effective and efficient way to update them all from one place.

There’s 3 categories of stuff I want to do, and I want to be able to do it from anywhere. Several apps come close. Nobody’s quite nailed it yet, but I figure it’s a matter of time.

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Will the app survive?

I’ve gotta say, I hope not. With the opening of the Chrome Web Store a few days ago, I would figure that your average developer, as well as product managers and CEOs are starting to get app fatigue.

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Still waiting for the Jailbreak

As a recent convert to the iPhone, I had heard friends and colleagues and friends talk about jailbreaking their phones and wondered what the fuss was about.

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