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Nearly one third of Canadians watch sports every day: study

A new study by the MTM also found that Canadians also have a significant appetite for amateur sports.

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Broadcast revenues up slightly in 2016: StatsCan

While revenue at specialty channels is increasing, overall ad spend on conventional TV continues to decline.

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America’s Got Talent holds the top: Numeris

The reality show on City topped the list with the highest single-night average audience for the week of May 29 to June 4.

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Online video penetration flat: study

The number of Canadians watching online video hasn’t changed since 2015, although those who do watch are watching more.

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America’s Got Talent lands on top: Numeris

The reality show on City topped the list with the highest single-night average audience for the week of May 29 to June 4.

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The 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs, by the numbers

Even as the Canadian teams dwindled, audiences did not, with the final’s AMA up 18% over last year.

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The latest numbers on Canadian cord-cutters

Price lead to the biggest gap in satisfaction between pay TV and “alternative” services according to a new study from J.D. Power.

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CBC announces Snapchat deal for PyeongChang 2018

The pubcaster will be building out curated content from Canadians watching the games on the social platform.

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Four trends from the 2017 upfronts

Brand safety was the key buzzword of the week, with broadcasters across the board saying pricing is expected to go up this year.

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TV and digital gap to narrow: Zenith

Zenith’s newest numbers show that Canadians’ mobile usage is surging – but it’s not enough to make up for drops in other media.

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Upfronts 2017: Corus picks up broadcast rights to Star Wars franchise

The media co revealed the six-year, 11-picture deal at its Thursday night Upfront.

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Upfronts 2017: Corus’ star-studded fall TV strategy

The aim was “big stars and big brands” for Global and specialty networks like Showcase and W.

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Upfronts 2017: Bell adds more NFL, Lennox remains optimistic on Super Bowl overturn

CTV Two will begin airing Thursday night football games this fall.

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Wow Unlimited to acquire ad-supported channel from Bell Media

If approved, the channel will be rebranded as Wow and focus on children and youth programming.

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Upfronts 2017: Inside Bell Media’s feel-good schedule

Execs from the media co weigh in on how This is Us set the tone for programming 2017/18.