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ICYMI: Snap’s first public financials, a new beginning for ‘Idol’

In case you missed it: The first public financial results saw some user growth – and a $2 billion net loss – for Snapchat, and American Idol has found a new U.S. network.

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Ratings stay strong for Sportsnet and CBC in round two

While the number of Canadian teams in the playoffs have dwindled, the ratings on Sportsnet and CBC still held strong, with round two pulling in a higher average audience than round one.

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Spotted! Car2Go uses scarce OOH inventory to its advantage

When the brand was having difficulty securing OOH space in Vancouver, it took the opportunity for a more experiential approach.

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TVA retains SAQ account, revamps its custom title in print and online

The Quebec Crown corporation has consolidated its print titles and enhanced its digital offering to reach a younger audience online.

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Toronto FC added to roster of Sonnet sports partners

The insurance company has signed a deal with the MLSE soccer club with activations starting at BMO Field later this month.

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Zenith focuses on business transformation with branding tweak

Kristine Lyrette, president, Zenith Canada, on what the “fresh start” will mean for the Canadian team.

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Exploring Canadians’ video deal-breakers

A new state of the video industry study by AOL takes a deep dive into what turns Canadians off when it comes to online video.

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Bell Media adds to Space Go, Bravo Go programming

The Handmaid’s Tale, Killjoys and Orphan Black will be available for on-the-go viewing.

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What to expect at AdTech Canada: Programmatic

Brian Schwartz, director of programmatic at Xpeto, provides a preview of the panel.

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Big Bang returns to number one: Numeris

CTV claimed four out of the top five spots in the national market for the highest average minute audiences the week of April 24 to 30.

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Viceland’s summer schedule includes its first fully scripted comedy

James Van Der Beek stars as DJ/producer Diplo in the new series, one of four new shows coming to the network this summer.

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Weakness in print drives lower revenues for Yellow Pages in Q1

The company announced a new strategic plan which will see it focus on acting as a “content hub” for small and medium enterprises and focusing on upselling with digital products.

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Graham Moysey on stepping away, AOL and what’s next

The former head of international at the company on why his next move will still be in media.

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Fashion goes undercover with Joe Fresh

The St. Joseph publication is unveiling its second special-format cover this year as it explores a new way of working with brands on editorial content.

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Weather and maps are more popular on smartphones than social: study

The MTM’s latest study found that weather apps reach nearly three quarters of all Canadians – but online video and audio are on the rise.