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Who you gonna trust? Newspapers.

Research shows that newspapers are the most trusted of all ad formats.

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Spotify’s ad business grows in Q3

Growth for the company’s self-serve product could help increase margins for the streamer.

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Not all media trust is equal: study

Traditional media is seen as more trustworthy, but skepticism varies across provinces and demographics.

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TCL talks cord-cutting and sponsorship amidst Canadian launch

The television manufacturer talks building a media plan from the ground-up in a relatively complex category.

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Facebook’s mobile revenues top 90%

Despite growth in Q3, North American users have stagnated.

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Days Inn scores partnership deal with CHL

The deal will see the hotel chain partner with the hockey league at three national events.

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Big Bang stays at #1: Numeris

CTV shows took the top three shows this week, according to Numeris.

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People Moves: GroupM, Snap and more

Canada’s media companies are saying hello – and goodbye – to people across account management, business and talent teams.

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Print, digital dollars down for Torstar

The company brought in $126.4 million in revenue, a drop of 13%.

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Snapchat launches a desktop product

Performics Canada’s Sean McConnell and EQ Works’ Jed Schneiderman weigh in on whether a mobile-first company can make a splash on desktop.

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Moneris introduces digital attribution tool

The company’s chief product officer says the genesis of the tool came from the meteoric rise of digital ad spend.

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Kantar creates new division, hires VP and director

The move will see Kantar Canada focus more on digital media and analytics.

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RBC, CTV take #1: Media Monitors

Also making the top-five in Toronto were Honda Dealer Association and Sunwing, with Bell High Speed Internet taking the #2 spot in Montreal.

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Bell Media realigns Discovery Networks under Mike Cosentino

The retirement of Discovery GM and VP Ken MacDonald sees a host of structural and executive changes for the suite of factual channels.

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Mobile drives growth at Google in Q3

As traffic from cellular devices grow, so will the cost to acquire mobile traffic.