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Call for entries: 2018 Media Agency of the Year

There’s less than a month left until the first phase of the competition comes to a close.

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Media revenue up 12% for Rogers in Q1

While advertising played its part, the main driver in the revenue increase was higher distribution to the Blue Jays.

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The 2018 Agency Family Tree

A breakdown of every major holding company’s assets and offerings in the Canadian market.

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ICYMI: The Goods will go, BNN Bloomberg coming soon

Plus, Private Eyes will return May 27, and Noise Digital has won new business.

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New auto lifestyle site drives traffic from AutoShow

The site aims to be the go-to for all things mobility, with opps for advertisers to partner on content.

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ICYMI: Jan Kelley’s Amazon play, Super Channel’s rebrand

Plus, Coachella is coming back to SiriusXM, and CP24 is getting a new breakfast host.

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Canada ranks ninth in app-making: report

The U.S. and China were responsible for the bulk of the apps created in 2017.

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ICYMI: A new season for Burden of Truth

Plus, Proof moves from CBC to Superchannel.

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Facebook dials back third-party apps’ data access

CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company is rethinking how it views apps as developers see access to user data restricted.

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Corus posts mostly flat revenue, profit in Q2 financials

TV advertising revenue decreased year-over-year, but radio dollars saw an increase.

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Snapchat debuts group chat as user backlash continues

Snapchat has rolled out a steady stream of new features in an effort to win back users

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ICYMI: Facebook spikes third-party data targeting

Plus, Bell Media Studios buys Pinewood Toronto.

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ICYMI: Four new originals from Corus

Plus, Instagram changes its feed (again) and Birks partners with a mobile app to grow in the Chinese market.

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ICYMI: A Raptors record on Sportsnet, programming news at CBC

Plus, a new addition to COMMB and an expansion of Pressboard’s offerings.

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Postmedia, Torstar investigated for ‘anti-competitive conduct’

A warrant was served at Postmedia’s Toronto office Monday as its 41-newspaper deal goes under the microscope.