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Hub for Canadian radio launches

Media | 03/01/2017 5:31 pm EST

More than 400 Canadian radio stations across the country are now available on a newly launched app featuring both public and private broadcasters. The free Radioplayer app launched Wednesday “gives radio listeners access to nearly every style of music, news, talk, and entertainment content, in both official languages, on any connected device, at any time of day, from anywhere,” a press release said. The app, which was initially slated to launch late last year, will feature big names including CBC/Radio-Canada, Rogers Communications Inc. and Corus Entertainment Inc. The release noted there will be more stations joining every week. BCE Inc. properties are not currently included in the app. It also said it will facilitate “listener discovery of radio content through search and...

500 Canadian radio stations to be available through app

Media | 09/28/2016 5:28 pm EDT

Radio stations from some of Canada’s biggest broadcasters—including Rogers Communications Inc., Cogeco Inc., Newcap Inc., and Corus Entertainment Inc., among others—will soon be available through an app. The companies said in a press release Wednesday that the free Radioplayer app will “give listeners from coast-to-coast access to nearly every style of music, news, talk, and entertainment content from close to 500 stations on any connected device, at any time of day, from anywhere.” The app will launch later this year, it said....