Television

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ICYMI: CBC to stream digital tribute to ‘Beard Guy’

Plus, Tourism Richmond picks a new digital AOR, and a classic reality TV series returns to the airwaves.

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Bell asks its telco customers to get more personal

Social media reaction to the request have been negative, but Mindshare’s Sarah Thompson says such first-party data is increasingly vital.

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Bell Media introduces more precise TV targeting

The media giant’s newest tool uses NLogic and Numeris data to target more specific audiences.

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Golden Globes overnight AMAs down slightly

The ceremony saw its last peak in 2016, when the broadcast hit an average of 3.35 million viewers.

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C-suite moves at Quebecor, Videotron

Jean-François Pruneau will assume the top spot at Quebecor’s affiliated BDU, and two senior team members are moving into the C-suite.

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Which Canadian shows pulled in the biggest ratings in 2018?

This year’s chart is topped by long-running favourites, but a number of newer Canadian scripted series have also climbed the ranks.

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Survivor comes out on top: Numeris

The reality program garnered more than two million viewers, taking over regular The Big Bang Theory.

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Canada’s top TV this fall: Numeris

We break down which shows, old and new, took home the most viewers – and which were seemingly ignored.

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ICYMI: Adapt Media inks new partnership

Plus, new features on Facebook and gifts from the Globe.

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CTV, Global set their midseason lineups

After a successful fall for both networks, they’re setting their sights on new comedies, dramas and unscripted series.

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Uber, Uber Eats, pair with MLSE

For the first time, Uber will bring its flagship car-sharing and meal-delivery services together for one deal in an effort to broaden their reach.

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Marcangelo signs first sponsorship deal with TLN

The partnership is designed for broad appeal as the brand looks to reach more than just Gen X and young boomers.

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TV ad spend down despite high consumption: study

Warc’s latest report states that despite adspend on a downturn, TV reaches almost 100% of Canadians monthly.