Digital Articles



Fido plays nice with Spotify

DigitalMobile

Six months after its launch, Spotify inks a deal with Rogers that will see its premium service offered for free on Fido phones.



National Post president returns

DigitalPrint

Gordon Fisher is coming back to the paper, and also keeping his current role with the Pacific Newspaper Group.



Postmedia to launch native ad network

DigitalMobile

Citing the need to make native content available for all clients, company SVP Yuri Machado explains the new launch that is coming in April.



‘Tuned-out’ Canadians average 29 hours online per week

DigitalResearch

These cord-cutters or cord-nevers spend way more time online than your average English-speaking Canadian. Are you reaching them?



Do foodies like couture?

DigitalMobilePrint

Metro is aiming for its “audience of tomorrow” through a multi-platform series with Flare.



More than 140 jobs cut in CBC English local news

DigitalRadioTelevision

These latest cuts are part of a broader plan to reduce local news costs by $15 million, including cutting 90-minute shows to 30- or 60-minute formats in major markets.



Kik, Massively chat up Insidious: Chapter 3 release

DigitalMobile

The Canadian companies kick off a new partnership with a chat-based promotional strategy for the horror film.



Brands key focus of planning for new HGTV show

DigitalTelevision

Calling the format “branded content on steroids,” the show will bring HGTVs roster of hosts into one new production for The House that HGTV Built.



Facebook creates ‘Blueprint’ for marketers

Digital

Details on the formalized training program, and how the social media co is now allowing interactions with new third-part apps, like Keek and Bitstrips.



Competition Bureau okays Postmedia-Sun Media deal

DigitalPrint

The Competition Bureau confirms it will not challenge the media co’s proposed acquisition of Sun Media’s 175 English titles.