Television

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New partnership aims to bring cannabis content to Boomers

The Baby Boomer-focused media company will include cannabis content from Civilized in Zoomer Magazine as well as TV, radio and digital.

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ICYMI: Eurovision coming to OMNI, Crave boosts LGBTQ content

Plus, Mountain Equipment Co-op gets interactive in-store with some help from Cineplex Digital Media.

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TV advertising strong, but media still flat for Bell in Q1

While radio advertising was down, there were significant upticks in specialty viewership and year-over-year growth in TV advertising.

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Big Bang brings it again: Numeris

Election coverage stole the show in Edmonton.

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TLN turns up the heat with new culinary competition

East meets West when Canadian chef David Rocco challenges Hong Kong’s Nicholas Tse.

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Bell files $150M damages claim against Quebecor

Bell argues that Quebecor tried to damage its reputation through a series of misleading and defamatory statements.

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Canadian NHL teams bring the ratings for round one

Homegrown teams have since been eliminated, but not before drawing in big numbers.

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Canada’s couch potatoes peeling away from traditional TV

OTT is revenue up 33% as cable, satellite subscribers continue to drop.

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NCIS wins the week: Numeris

Drama, both scripted and unscripted, ruled the top-five this week.

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Uber Eats expands on its basketball strategy

A new partnership with TSN will see the meal delivery app capitalize on the country’s growing appetite for basketball.

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CRTC orders TVA Sports back on for Bell customers

Quebecor said it would abide by the order but reiterated its stance that there is a “dramatic imbalance” in the royalties paid to specialty channels.

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CBC inks CPL deal

Of the 20 games broadcast, 10 will be exclusive to the CBC on linear.

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TVA Sports carriage battle goes to Gatineau

According to Bell, around 425,000 households were affected by the pull last week.

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Rogers reports slight revenue decline in Q1

Media revenues dropped 12% from Q1 2018.

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ICYMI: Game of Thrones sets streaming record; A new IPTV launches

Plus, CBC will bring back an old favourite.