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America’s Got Talent wins the week: Numeris

The U.S. talent show on City won the most single-night viewers for the week of July 11 to 17.

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Visa sponsorship sees CBC put VR in Games spotlight

With branded partnerships tripled over Sochi, the pubcaster is stretching its legs in producing custom content for the Games.

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Blue Jays drive revenue for Rogers Media in Q2

Sportsnet and baseball helped push revenue up by 6% in Q2 despite continued softness in advertising across the media division.

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CBC unveils ‘The Goods’

The pubcaster has named the final hosts of its new daytime show, which will hit airwaves in October. (New hosts Andrea Bain and Shahir Massoud pictured.)

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Are rabbit ears cool again?

Millennials and those living in urban areas are driving the jump in antenna use, according to new numbers from Media Technology Monitor.

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Amazing Race Canada wins the week: Numeris

The CTV reality show had the most single-night viewers for the week of July 4 to 10, 2016.

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Baroness von Sketch, Still Standing renewed at CBC

The two series will return for new seasons in 2017. (Baroness pictured.)

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Trekking toward pick-and-pay

Behind Bell Media’s big Star Trek win and why high-profile deals and international relationships matter more than ever in TV today.

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Bell Media nabs Canadian TV, SVOD rights for Star Trek

Canada is just one of two countries internationally where the Toronto-shot series will air outside of Netflix’s exclusive SVOD rights.

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The return of Ashley Madison

Following a major hack of its site, the Toronto-based company has rebranded and will launch a campaign in market this week.

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W Net adds Bachelorette Canada After Show

Former Breakfast Television host Jennifer Valentyne will topline the new half-hour series.

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Killjoys, Dark Matter prove their mettle for Space

Final data shows both series outperforming their 2015 premieres, earning close to half a million viewers each. (Dark Matter pictured.)

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MLB All-Star game is a home run for Sportsnet

The game’s viewership success in Canada contrasts sharply with the 20% decline witnessed in the U.S.

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BDU subscriptions sliding, revenues steady: CRTC

The regulator’s report for the year ending Aug. 31, 2015 indicated that the combined revenue for Canadian cable, IPTV and satellite companies was $8.9 billion.

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Amazing Race Canada wins the week: Numeris

The CTV reality show had the most single-night viewers for the week of June 27 to July 3, 2016.