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Spotify hits profitable status

Ad-supported revenue is growing at a faster rate than subscriptions.

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Starz makes its entry into Canada

Plus, Bell has released the latest subscription numbers for Crave.

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Torontoist flies to the Daily Hive

Founder Karm Sumal says this is an opportunity to age up Daily Hive’s audience and grow its news chops.

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Cue Digital partners on new mobile ad format

Ad-tech company Polar will bring its Boost Box technology to Canada.

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Barb Williams to join CBC as EVP

Williams, who announced her retirement from Corus Entertainment in October, will assume the new role in May.

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Can you hear me now? Smart speakers in Canada

Audience Insights looks at the rise of smart speakers, which brands are most popular and what hurdles lie ahead.

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GroupM ushers in a new global exec

WPP’s media investment arm has tapped a longtime researcher for the new position.

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Users stable, revenue climbing for Snap in Q4

The strong quarter led to a jump in the company’s stock.

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The Good Doctor takes the top: Numeris

Fellow medical drama New Amsterdam was not far behind.

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CTV sets phase two of midseason, expands The Launch

Plus, World of Dance and Station 19 return to midseason.

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Ad growth steady for Google in Q4

Meanwhile, the company’s hardware and cloud services are pulling in significantly more money than last year.

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How did VW’s look into the future play out?

A cunning strategy, or a confusing stunt? MiC dives into Volkswagen’s plan, and whether it paid off.

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Sunwing reroutes to the top: Media Monitors

Travel services continued to play well in both Toronto and Montreal.

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Super Bowl views continue to trend down

Ratings have fallen by more than 41% since 2016.

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Touche on top, Havas on the rise: RECMA

This year’s top four agencies was almost completely flipped from last year’s list.