TemplePilot writes: Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, Ottawa insider and veteran public servant Jean-Pierre Blais has been tapped to chair Canada’s telecom and broadcast regulator. Mr. Blais is appointed for a 5-year term. The appointment is effective June 18, 2012
TemplePilot writes: "Interconnectness of SmartTV's in homes are rising with 38% reported by MCN, a trend thats likely to increase as more consumers purchase DLNA and WiFi capable home entertainment centers. This could also be a wake up call for big content providers as convergence technology cascades through the world and more consumers are tempted to adopt cord cutting measures while in pursuit of on-demand and over the top service, choice, flexibility and personalization for their entertainment needs."