Zuckerberg announces data restrictions and potential bans

Facebook’s CEO lays out his plan to regain user trust, but app developers will see the leash tighten.

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Devon MacDonald named Mindshare Canada CEO

Karen Nayler will retire at the end of July.


CRTC and global partners go spam hunting

While details remain thin, industry groups praise progress in the search for bad actors.

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Pricing biggest factor in cord-cutting: study

Many Canadians say they’d prefer to customize their TV package. But which channels would they pick?


MRC floats 100% viewability standard

The council feels more properties are optimized for full viewability, which remains a top concern for advertisers and agencies.


Olympic engagement down: study

Millennials boasted the most dramatic drop in how closely they followed the games.


#DeleteFacebook trends, advertisers wait

The first signs of user backlash to the Cambridge Analytica scandal emerged Tuesday, but so far Canadian brands aren’t moving their ads.


Big Bang is back on top: Numeris

Sheldon, Leonard and the gang came back with a vengeance after several weeks of being upstaged by big event television.


CIBC caps Paralympics sponsorship with airport welcomes

Realism and inclusiveness defined this year’s work as sports becomes a bigger part of the bank’s brand.


Facebook plays matchmaker for creators, brands

Do the new changes help position Facebook as a YouTube competitor?

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Oath dives into header bidding-style app auctions

One by AOL’s Super Auction tweaks its mobile offering in another step away from the waterfall.

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Staples soars to the top: Media Monitors

But in Montreal, Bell Mobility made an even bigger leap to the top of the radio buying charts.


TouchBistro goes digital for its first mass campaign

The software provider wants to increase mass awareness among both restaurateurs and restaurant-goers.

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Instagram’s shoppable posts go live in Canada

The new format allows brands and retailers to insert more actions into posts.


OOH’s share of media spend set to drop slightly: study

Warc’s newest global study shows Canada’s out-of-home CPMs are predicted to grow below the global average.