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ICYMI: Crackle leaving Canada, TSN gets up-close with the CFL

Plus, who’s headlining the iHeartRadio MMVAs?

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Inside CBC’s digital-first strategy for Northern Rescue

The family adventure series is the first original drama to debut exclusively on CBC’s streaming platforms.

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Kijiji adds head of real estate and job sales to its Canadian team

Greg Abramowitz joined the team in June, spearheading a team of seven sales employees.

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Annex narrows its target with BlueConic partnership

The two year partnership will give Annex the ability to zero in on audience data for its 68 media brands.

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Torstar, WSJ partnership vies for new audiences

The partnership launched June 12, with future plans for a digital subscription offering through Torstar.

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Desktop still rules, but mobile-only Canadians on the rise: report

The “Global Digital Future in Focus” report from comScore analyzed data from 13 countries around the world to reveal digital trends.

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Fall TV’s balancing act

Broadcasters aim to draw eyes (and advertisers) with rejigged schedules, fresh content and digital streamers.

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Consolidated revenues dip 4% for Corus in Q3 financials

Decreasing ad revenues in its TV business continued to weigh on the media company’s bottom line.

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Blue Ant Media bolsters Canadian slate

The Toronto-based channel operator adds Blown Away to its lineup, alongside returning series like Beautiful Weddings (pictured).

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America’s Got Talent stays on top: Numeris

The talent show was followed closely by Code Black, which kept its #2 spot from last week.

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Dentsu Aegis Network’s Annette Warring named global client lead for GM

The Canadian CEO will be moving to Detroit for the new position.

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Canadian entertainment revenues to grow 3.7% per year: report

Internet access and OTT services are driving revenue growth in the industry, according to PwC’s Global Entertainment and Media Outlook 2018-2022.

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Deadline nears for Media Leader of the Year nominations

Nominations for this year’s strategy Media Leader of the Year will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on July 13.

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Rogers Media dives into podcasting

The media division has Jordan Heath-Rawlings to head up digital radio and audio.

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People moves: MiQ, MediaFace and more

Plus, Jam Van has hired a new senior account coordinator who will head PR for the company.