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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.

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Upfronts 2017: Inside City’s growth strategy

Rogers Media execs break down the channel’s more “balanced” schedule and its fan-favourite approach to programming.

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Upfronts 2017: CTV goes for shows with heart

Bell Media is leaning heavily on family and heart with its new schedule, looking to recreate the success of This is Us and away from the military show trend.

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CTV expands its local news coverage

Six new regional stations will add localized versions of CTV News at Five.

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Survivor doubleheader takes the top spot: Numeris

Finales for Survivor and Bull brought in high AMAs, but had to contend with news and hockey content for the week of May 22 to 28,