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Broadcaster Magazine - April 2001

Features

Industry News

Training camps designed for media professionals (April 01, 2001)

Cover Story

The broadband contender
Telesat is ready to handle the coming multimedia explosion says president Larry Boisvert

Pay Television: Banner Years
With close to 40 new digi-nets coming on stream in the fall, the country's pay TV networks, really the only digital drivers at the moment, are celebrating their best year ever with new looks, logos and lineups (and having Tony Soprano around to swing his weight doesn't hurt either)

NAB 2001 Product Preview: Clipbox Studio


Departments

DAB Developments

News (April 01, 2001)

News on the Net

YTV launches kids Web site

NAB trying to block Canadian site from Webcasting V-chip information ...

RealNetworks to launch online music subscription service (April 01, 2001)

Industry News

"Content chaos" could be a cash cow for cable/satellite Study indicates huge opportunity for "content packagers"

FCC weighs interactive TV rules (April 01, 2001)

Training camps designed for media professionals (April 01, 2001)

DTV News

Consumers want interactive TV now: study (April 01, 2001)

News Briefs

Corus taking control of Telelatino

Newcap buys Sudbury radio station (April 01, 2001)

Broadcaster donates $1 million to schools (April 01, 2001)

ExpressVu pulls hard-core porn channels (April 01, 2001)

CRTC gives Newcap lock on Newfoundland radio (April 01, 2001)

OAB hands out awards (April 01, 2001)

CTV files to put Sportsnet in trust

V-chip information Web site launched (April 01, 2001)

Ryerson expands broadcasting research with CTV fund (April 01, 2001)

WTN sex show aired without proper advisories (April 01, 2001)

BCE to create $70 million "convergence" fund (April 01, 2001)

CAB launches $26 million Radio Starmaker Fund (April 01, 2001)

Kamloops station applies for FM slot (April 01, 2001)

Point of View

Surviving an attack of Rogers rigor mortis

People

CHUM's "Team" announces morning show anchors

In Memoriam

Tuned-In

The crossroads

The Last Word

Informed health care choices -- a made-in-Canada solution

Tracking Trends

Challenges of targetting young and older audiences