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The Logic puts the focus on its reader

The news site steers clear of display ads but will have sponsorship opportunities for brands outside of its website.

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ICYMI: Ads.txt adds mobile support

Plus, Thursday Night Football gets a new look, Postmedia outsources Calgary printing and Letterkenny heads to Hulu.

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Feds appoint panel to review Broadcasting, Telecom Acts

Chaired by former CCTA CEO Janet Yale, the seven-person panel will examine how digital cos can contribute to the Canadian system.

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CityTV announces 11 new shows, classic reboots

City has also acquired The Simpsons for its 30th season, set to air Sunday nights.

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LCBO partners with Pride Toronto

This marks the first time in the festival’s 38 years that the retailer has shown official support.

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IPG Mediabrands combines its digital media services

The company’s search, social and mobile services will all sit under the unified Reprise umbrella.

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Layoffs confirmed at Bell Media

The company cited financial pressures within the broadcasting industry as a result of the eliminations.

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ICYMI: Bell’s Pinewood deal closes, YouTube rejigs Red

Plus, CBC refreshes its BC call-in show format.

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Touche wins big (again) at the Festival of Global Media

For the second year in a row, the Canadian agency took home the coveted Agency of the Year award.

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Postmedia extends financial tech collaboration to 2020

The deal with Mogo aims to help the fintech company build brand awareness through Postmedia’s 200-plus news platforms.

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ICYMI: CBC sales shift, Royal Wedding details

Global and CTV unveil their coverage plans for the big day.

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Torstar announces subscription model following Q1 loss

The Canadian media company made the announcement alongside its first quarter report Wednesday.

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ICYMI: AutoTrader expands TRFFK

Plus, new unscripted series from CBC and Gusto.

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McDonald’s leans into social for McHappy Day

To increase engagement for the annual event, the QSR embraced Twitter, Snapchat and other platforms to grab attention.

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NBA Playoff season sparks national brand activations

Canadian activations range from prize packs to flights to rub shoulders with players at the NBA Awards.