New XR Experience in Canada “Uncontained” is Contained

by Bob Raikes

What They Say A firm called XR Immersive Tech Inc. has said that it will launch a new immersive XR experience in Canada at the Playland Amusement park in British Columbia and the PNE …

Tags:Canada| Location-based Entertainment (LBE)| Virtual Reality

A Really Holographic Display for Marine Defence

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Kongsberg Geospatial announced today that it has partnered with Avalon Holographics to develop a holographic sonar display for submarine warfare in a project funded by Canadian Defence authorities. The system will …

Tags:Canada| Holographic Displays| Military & Defence

Optoma Interviews Moment Factory

by Bob Raikes

What They Say As part of an AV series, Optoma published a 30 minute video interview with David D’anjou of Moment Factory, based in Montreal, and for a number of years with Cirque de …

Tags:Canada| Location-based Entertainment (LBE)| Optoma| Pro AV

VueReal Receives $8.5 Million for MicroLED Development

by Andrew Fenn

VueReal, a developer of technologies for micro- and nano-devices, has received $8.5 million in funding from Sustainable Development Technology Canada, bringing its investment total to over $26 million. The company will use the funding …

Tags:Canada| Microdisplays| MicroLED| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 39

Cogeco Connexion to Introduce MediaFirst IPTV Platform in Canada

by Andrew Fenn

Cogeco Connexion, a subsidiary of Cogeco Communications, has entered into an agreement with MediaKind (previously Ericsson Media Solutions) to offer its IPTV platform to customers in Canada. The platform allows for the customisation of …

Tags:Canada| Ericsson| IPTV| Large Display Monitor| Tivo| Vol 25 - Issue 31


TCL Announces Plan to Enter Canadian TV Market

by Bob Raikes

TCL announced plans to expand its TV business into Canada in Q3. The development will be led by Steven Abrams as Director of Business Development in Canada, who was previously employed by Funai which …

Tags:Canada| Large Display Monitor| TCL| TVs (TV Sets)| Vol 25 - Issue 25

Telus Adds Ultra HD HDR Content to Optik TV

by Andrew Fenn

Canadian TV provider, Telus, has launched Ultra HD HDR content on its Optik TV service. Netflix subscribers with Premium accounts can now also stream UHD HDR content through the platform’s built-in Netflix app. Furthermore, …

Tags:Canada| HDR - High Dynamic Range| Large Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 16