Blue Ant teams with Scion for music vid series

Digitalscreening-roomTelevision

The Toyota brand is sponsoring an original series in which up-and-coming musicians team up with visual artists and filmmakers.



Walt Disney warns CRTC against unbundling, ending simsub

DigitalTelevision

Unbundling will mean long-term losses for the consumer with less programming variety in Canada, Disney exec Susan Fox told the regulator on Monday morning.



CRTC grills CBC on proposed new fees

DigitalTelevision

The CBC requested new revenue tools, including carriage fees for conventional and a new Local News Fund for content at the Let’s Talk hearing.



Data Dive: How Canadians interact with live events

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IPG Mediabrands on the six insights it’s carrying from recent World Cup viewing to the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games, which opened ticket sales today.



Corus takes a community approach to reaching moms

DigitalTelevision

A new partnership with Yummy Mummy Club aims to extend the media company’s reach to mothers through social media and branded content.



Newad to quadruple size of digital network by 2016

DigitalOut Of Home

The OOH company is bringing a $10 million investment to its digital network, expanding the total number of boards to 4,000.



Telus backs a la carte, targets Shomi at CRTC hearing

Television

The telco said vertically integrated carriers were using programming services to show undue preference for their distribution platforms.



Why Rogers told CRTC to keep the kid gloves on for US channels

DigitalTelevision

“…I don’t want to lose these folks from the ecosystem,” Rogers’ SVP David Purdy told regulators during Thursday’s Let’s Talk TV hearing.



Extra Awards crown top Canadian newspaper ads

AwardsDigitalPrint

Ikea took home the top prize at this year’s awards, which honour creative for newspaper print and digital ads.



BBM overview: New PPM ratings

Radio

Bray & Partners president David Bray breaks down which radio stations are on top in Toronto, Vancouver, Edmonton, Montreal and Calgary.