YouTube gets personal with music service

DigitalMobile

The company is customizing its ad-supported offering and also launching Music Key, its long-awaited subscription service.



More women needed in Canadian c-suites

News

A new program from Shaw Communications, Women in Communications and Technology and Catalyst Canada aims to increase opportunities for female executives.



Facebook’s new video unit is live in Canada

DigitalMobile

The company’s Premium Video option is launching with a one-day targeted campaign for eOne’s The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1.



Bell Media goes country in Ottawa

Radio

Country 94 launches today and takes the place of Bob FM.



Yahoo shows confidence in video with $640M BrightRoll purchase

DigitalNews

The acquisition is expected to help boost Yahoo’s display ad revenues.



The Big Bang Theory takes the most viewers: Numeris

Television

The comedy hit moved back to Thursday and kept its audience the week of Oct. 27 to Nov. 4.



Why freemium content is the better route to digital riches

DigitalMobileResearch

A new Canada Media Fund report argues the freemium business model works best for digital content creators getting their product into the market.



Bell Media lays off two long-time hosts

NewsTelevision

Tanya Kim and Teri Hart have been let go while two positions have also been eliminated at a Bell Media Radio in Ottawa.



EQ Works targets locations with new partnership

Mobile

The audience targeting company has teamed with location data company Factual to add a new layer to its mobile data.