GroupM expands search engine offering

Digital

The company is incorporating newly acquired Paris-based shop Keyade’s services into its agencies worldwide.



SendtoNews sells 50% of NFL video inventory

Digital

Though kickoff is still a week away, the distributor of sports highlights says over half of its inventory has been sold for the season.



Cineplex plays with patrons

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Robert Brown, VP of Cineplex Media on its new interactive wall and the paparazzi-inspired launch execution appearing in three GTA theatres.



The Amazing Race Canada wins the week: Numeris

Television

The Bell Media original took the most single-night viewers for the week of Aug. 11 to 17.



New channel aims to reflect French Canada

Television

TV5 Quebec Canada’s CEO on Unis, a new cross-country channel that bows Sept. 1.



How Shomi aims to take on Netflix Canada

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Top Rogers Media and Shaw Media execs on Tuesday outlined the benefits of content and curation for their new video portal to launch in November.



The app-etite of an Android user

Mobile

Android users are on an average of 35 apps a day according to new research from Yahoo Labs.



Spafax hires strategist for luxury brands

People Moves

Christal Agostino will handle clients including Mercedes-Benz and Fairmont Hotels from the agency’s Toronto office.



SoundCloud open for business

Digital

The audio-streaming platform has announced a new service for independent and major artists to monetize content with a full slate of advertising options.



It’s confirmed: Amazon to buy Twitch for $970M in cash

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The e-commerce company has swooped in to acquire the streaming platform for gamers that in the spring was rumored to be going to Google.