Rogers Media pays $200K under anti-spam law

The media co has paid a fine for allegedly violating Canada’s anti-spam legislation.

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Photo Gallery: Globe Media Group’s relaunch party

Foosball, small nibbles and electropop were on offer as the Globe celebrated with advertisers at a party on Thursday night.


ICYMI: Changes at CTV News, Twitter’s interactive GIFs

In case you missed it: CTV News’ Ottawa bureau chief is heading to the Globe, The Social is going to the Grey Cup and Twitter has added interactive GIFs.


Oboxmedia acquires Newad’s digital assets

CEOs at both companies tell MiC how the deal will strengthen their positions in the market.


Exploring the promise of pick-and-pay: report

Most TV subscribers will retain their TV packages despite the “skinny basic” option and some cord cutters may return when the offers debut in March.

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TheScore breaks news with Miller-sponsored OOH

A sponsored-content partnership between companies sees real-time breaking news on transit shelters in Toronto.

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Corus exiting pay TV, Bell Media taking TMN national

Bell Media has struck a deal with HBO to acquire all rights to its programming in Canada and has announced an original production development program.


Polar leads charge on industry change

The native advertising platform has launched an initiative to give publishers a forum to share best practices, as well as a report looking ahead to 2020.


W Network commissions Bachelorette Canada

A Canadian version of the series goes into production in March with plans to premiere in the fall.


CRTC compiling national broadband report

The regulator is gathering information from Canadians across the country, and will release data in a report next spring.


Blue Ant ups Jamie Schouela, shuffles execs

As the media co expands globally, it has placed Schouela in charge of its Canadian networks and put Makeful under Vanessa Case.


TVA bids goodnight to six titles

The Quebecor Media group is consolidating its offering to advertisers by focusing on signature titles.