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Rogers Media suspends production at Toronto station

Ten people have been laid off at the media company’s York Mills Road station.

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SNL’s “spicy” season hits a ratings high for Global

On TV sets and online, viewers flocked to watch Melissa McCarthy and Alec Baldwin reprise their White House roles.

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ICYMI: Dan Aykroyd to appear on Workin’ Moms; Facebook tests job postings

In case you missed it: The Saturday Night Live alumnus will appear as Catherine Reitman’s father on the CBC’s newest comedy and Facebook could be taking on LinkedIn.

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Spotted! A transit shelter that keeps you warm

Ikea Canada has brought the feeling of being wrapped in a blanket to a Toronto OOH ad.

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North Americans over-index on in-app purchases: study

A new report by AppsFlyer says companies should still need to use more data to keep users engaged over time.

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Pierre Karl Peladeau named president and CEO of Quebecor

The former head of the Parti Quebecois returns to the media company he lead for 14 years.

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Dedicated e-sports channel coming to Canada

With the global competitive gaming market expected to hit $1.92 billion by 2018, Super Channel is looking to get in on the action while bringing its age demo down.

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CFL invites fans (and sponsors) to pre-season events

Title sponsor Mark’s will use the event as an opportunity to tap a younger demo, while the CFL is hoping to up engagement year-round.

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Super Bowl wins the week: Numeris

The game was the most-watched single-night show for the week of Jan. 30 to Feb.5, 2017, but lost considerable ground over last year’s numbers.

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Best practices for using brand influencers: blog

Jonathan Davids, founder and CEO of Influicity, on exclusivity, budgets and promotion, when using brand influencers.

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Grammy’s up on City

Sunday night’s show was watched by an average audience of over two million.

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Spotted! Club Med brings the heat to downtown TO

The resort company brought a pop-up resort featuring 360 footage of its resorts to Toronto to bring a break from winter weather.

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Q107 gets its own Valentyne

The Corus-owned radio station has recruited former TV anchor Jennifer Valentyne to its morning show in an effort to attract a more gender-balanced audience.

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For programmatic video, desktop may not be dead: study

Videology’s report for Q4 2016 shows that mobile-only and cross-device programmatic video buys have actually decreased since 2015.

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Notable launches MCN, talent network and more

Claire Adams and Carli Posner have joined the company as co-CEOs and have become partners in the company, helping to fund its expansion.