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Twitter outlines policy banning political ads

Candidates, political parties, elected officials, PACs and social welfare organizations like the NRA are all banned from advertising on the platform.

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GroupM shuffles at the top, makes changes to [m]Platform

After one month on the job, CEO Christian Juhl has instated a refreshed C-suite team.

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Community news reach decreasing with older generations: study

However, according to Vividata, the influence from community news ads when it comes to purchasing may be on the rise.

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CBC cuts budget, issues redundancy notices

According to the Canadian Media Guild, fewer than 10 redundancy notices have been issued thus far.

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People Moves: Horizon, Zoomer and Viral Nation

Plus, the Ottawa Citizen‘s newsroom gets a new leader.

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Five years later, TSN’s BarDown is all grown up

The digital and social brand is now signing on sponsors in its own right and expanding into events.

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Magazine reach dips slightly, but influence on purchases is rising

Plus, print remains strong, and most millennials are bypassing the homepage.

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Honda renews sponsorship with NHL

The brand says its goal to reach a younger demo aligns with NHL audiences and partnership has driven sales for the automaker.

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ICYMI: SickKids offers new video series, HuffPost Life goes live

Plus, Corus goes to the comics with a new podcast.

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Disney+ lays down the gauntlet, adds 10M subs on first day

Despite a number of technical glitches, the streaming service exceeded expectations in its launch in the U.S., Canada and Netherlands.

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Cineplex to seek strategic partner for e-sports division

Box office and theatre advertising were on the rise thanks to action-packed blockbusters and family-friendly fare.

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TV and digital outpacing print news: study

TV and digital outlets top sources for Anglophones, 20% of whom consider themselves news enthusiasts.

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Outfront Media goes to the bikes in Montreal

The OOH vendor has partnered with the city’s bike sharing program to sell media at stations throughout the city, adding more than 1,200 faces to its inventory.

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Corus’ request for CanCon flexibility met with opposition

The entertainment giant has asked the CRTC fo increase its maximum “under-expenditure” on Canadian programming, and some guilds are unhappy.

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Yellow Pages revenue down nearly 25%

Despite lower revenues in its key YP segment, CEO David Eckert says it is well on its way to “bend the revenue curve.”