Melita Kuburas

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AOL makes Android TV deal with Google

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AOL’s video library is now available on 16 different connected TV devices. (True Trans with Laura Jane Grace pictured.)



Buck Productions signs content deal with Viner

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Toronto-based Buck Productions will create a series about Jon Paul Piques as part of the multi-platform deal.



KIN CEO Michael Wayne talks Corus investment

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The MCN topper on the company’s plans to double the number of Canadian creators it works with in the next six to 12 months.



AOL announces more fall premiere dates

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Laugh Lessons with Kevin Nealon, produced by Ellen DeGeneres’ company, bows Oct. 9.



Punchline comedy network debuts first original shows

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The recently launched CBC platform hopes to increase site traffic by 5 to 10% with the fall rollout of its first two original series.



Corus invests in female-focused MCN

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A funding round led by Corus Entertainment gives the media company exclusive rights to represent KIN’s programming (pictured) and ad opps in Canada.



Terse exchange between CRTC, Google sets stage for TV hearing

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The CRTC’s Let’s Talk TV hearing opened with Google voicing its opposition to online regulation.



Facebook rolling out updates to video player

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Starting this week, people will be able to see how many views a video on Facebook has received, just like on YouTube.



Let’s Talk TV: Digital

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Ahead of Monday’s hearings, broadcasters and digital players weigh in on whether OTT services like Netflix should be required to fund local content.



SendtoNews sells 50% of NFL video inventory

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Though kickoff is still a week away, the distributor of sports highlights says over half of its inventory has been sold for the season.