Melita Kuburas

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Corus invests in female-focused MCN

Digital

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

DigitalTelevision

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



Facebook rolling out updates to video player

DigitalMobile

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

Digital

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



It’s confirmed: Amazon to buy Twitch for $970M in cash

DigitalMobile

The e-commerce company has swooped in to acquire the streaming platform for gamers that in the spring was rumored to be going to Google.



Streaming up in the air with Air Transat

DigitalMobile

The airliner is aiming for a different content approach at 30,000 ft with shows like its own Basecamp travel show now being available during flights.



BroadbandTV extends NBA agreement

DigitalMobile

Founder and CEO Shahrzad Rafati says the Vancouver-based tech company will now also assist the NBA’s official YouTube channel.



Amazon launches short-form video hub

DigitalMobile

Gaming, beauty, music and movies are among the categories represented on the video site.



AOL ups Marta Martinez to head of video sales

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Martinez takes over the post from Charles Gabriel, who jumped to Maker Studios.