Videology taps former MediaVest COO as newest hire

People Moves

Tim Castree has joined the company as its managing director for North America.



Twitter Canada launches new features with Shomi

DigitalMobileTelevision

Don’t know what to watch? The streamer and social media company have partnered to recommend shows through a new-to-Canada tool.



ComScore locks in partners for in-app measurement tool

Mobile

Toronto-based Addictive Mobility is the first Canadian mobile ad tech firm on board.



CTV preps MasterChef Canada holiday special

Television

The new two-hour special is a first for the format internationally and will bridge the gap to the series’ second season.



Project Latte grabs Seinfeld Canadian SVOD Rights

DigitalMobileTelevision

All 180 episodes of the cult sitcom will be available for binge-viewing after the Bell Media streamer launches by the end of the year.



Fraud solution isn’t black or white

DigitalMobile

An IAB Canada panel discussed the flaws in current models of weeding out fraud, and announced a new industry task force aimed at eradicating it.



Corus boosts global presence with new digital offerings

DigitalTelevision

The company is partnering with U.S.-based Fingerprint on a mobile platform for preschoolers and expanding its relationship with the KIN MCN.



The Creator Class seeks to reach millennials

Digital

Produced by studio house Free, the new content platform has partnered with Canon for its launch and wants to work with brands that want to create culture, not ads.



TV Everywhere key to keeping customers: CTAM Canada

DigitalMobileTelevision

A TV industry gathering heard how the offering can help stem cord shaving and cutting.



CBC/Radio-Canada: dumbing down or shaping up for the digital age?

News

The pubcaster’s chaotic town hall on Wednesday debated the pluses and minuses of Vice Media and its mobile-first strategy as the embattled network makes a digital turn.