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Anglophones dominate in smartphone ownership and online video: study

English speakers also spend an average of six more hours online per week than their French-speaking counterparts.

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Twitter Canada unveils carousel ads

The ads, designed to keep viewers in-app, are currently in the beta stage with Canadian Tire as the first advertiser to test in Canada.

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Patrick Grierson to retire from Canadian Broadcast Sales

The industry veteran will leave his post next May.

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Growth in global ad spend to slow in 2017: report

Despite growth decreasing overall worldwide, Canada’s market will increase marginally.

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Sears buys the top: Media Monitors

The retailer purchased the most advertising in Montreal and Toronto for the week of Dec. 12 to 18.

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Comedy Network orders Corner Gas reboot

A new animated season of the beloved comedy is heading to the specialty channel.

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What’s next for 2017: Television

As the world prepares for traditional TV to be overtaken by digital, the year will be seen as make-or-break for programmatic television.

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Sonnet signs on with NHL

The insurance company will activate at the Scotiabank NHL Centennial Classic and also creating custom TV spots to air on Sportsnet.

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AToMiC Awards 2017 jury revealed

Check out the industry folks who will determine the best collaboration work in advertising, media and tech.

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The List: Cluep wins with emotion

How the mobile ad targeting company has grown into a big player working with some of the world’s biggest brands.

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Facebook discloses error on Instant Articles

Third-party measurement company comScore has found that iPhone traffic on the articles were under-reported for about two months.

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ICYMI: Facebook and Instagram get ‘snappy,’ Canada’s smallest TV station closes

In case you missed it: Instagram and Facebook have added new camera options including live streaming and facial filters, CJBN in Kenora will close in January and Bonnie Hillman has been named chair of SMCC.

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Pattison Outdoor wins Burlington transit

The mid-size city, which ranks high on livability, fits into Pattison’s strategy to broaden coverage in the GTA.

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PHD tops Canadian RECMA list

The qualitative ranking measures factors including competitiveness in pitches, momentum and resources.

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The List: Maxus Canada makes a winning change

How a new structure helped propel the media agency to 18% growth in 2016.