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Survivor comes out on top: Numeris

The reality program garnered more than two million viewers, taking over regular The Big Bang Theory.

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Devon MacDonald on facing fears and change in 2019

Mindshare’s CEO on how to evade defeat by running towards change in the new year.

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ICYMI: Adapt Media inks new partnership

Plus, new features on Facebook and gifts from the Globe.

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Chris Williams on the new walled gardens

The ACA’s VP of digital warns that the rise of Amazon will start a new trend in the online ad market.

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Sonia Carreno on safety, supply and solving problems

The president of IAB Canada says that as consumers learn more about the ad industry, advertisers will have to stay on their toes.

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A note to our readers

We will take a short break from publication, resuming Jan. 3.

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CTV, Global set their midseason lineups

After a successful fall for both networks, they’re setting their sights on new comedies, dramas and unscripted series.

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Uber, Uber Eats, pair with MLSE

For the first time, Uber will bring its flagship car-sharing and meal-delivery services together for one deal in an effort to broaden their reach.

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Marcangelo signs first sponsorship deal with TLN

The partnership is designed for broad appeal as the brand looks to reach more than just Gen X and young boomers.

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Alex Panousis on attrition, education and future-proofing

The Havas Media president wants to ensure the media industry goes into the future learning from mistakes.

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Spotted! A Shawn Mendes mural comes to life

The mural made of flowers was executed by Havas Media and Abcon Media to promote the Toronto-born artists’ upcoming global tour.

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The Nice List: Media

From unexpected sponsorships to ambitious shifts in media spend, here’s what impressed us the most this year.

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Verizon rebrands Oath, adds to Yahoo Finance

In the New Year, Verizon plans to expand live market coverage on Yahoo Finance and add a premium tier with tools for investors.

TV

TV ad spend down despite high consumption: study

Warc’s latest report states that despite adspend on a downturn, TV reaches almost 100% of Canadians monthly.

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Joe Strolz on who really uses Snapchat

The social platform’s country manager tells MiC how the industry is changing – and tapping into users’ state of mind.