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New VOD rules’ effect on Shomi, CraveTV unclear

News | 03/12/2015 5:01 pm EDT

OTTAWA — The CRTC introduced a new category for video-on-demand services Thursday that allows them to offer content exclusive to certain TV service providers and operate under the digital-media exemption order, as long as they also offer that content online to all Canadians, though the consequences for Shomi and CraveTV remained unclear.

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