Articles Tagged ‘CBC’



Kirstine Stewart upped to VP role at Twitter

DigitalMobilePeople Moves

The search is on for a new managing director in Canada as Stewart is promoted to VP of media partnerships for North America at the company.



CBC Music changes its tune on YouTube

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The corporation’s digital music platform is taking video more seriously with new, original content on its channel to attract a younger audience.



CRTC grills CBC on proposed new fees

DigitalTelevision

The CBC requested new revenue tools, including carriage fees for conventional and a new Local News Fund for content at the Let’s Talk hearing.



Let’s Talk TV: Digital

DigitalTelevision

Ahead of Monday’s hearings, broadcasters and digital players weigh in on whether OTT services like Netflix should be required to fund local content.



CBC names new digital lead

DigitalMobilePeople Moves

Richard Kanee has joined the pubcaster as its head of digital following the departure of Tessa Sproule.



Rogers Media unveils its NHL roster

Television

Hockey Night in Canada analysts like Kelly Hrudey, Glenn Healy and P.J. Stock are moving to Sportsnet to call the upcoming season.



Former CBC director aims to shake-up digital media with launch

DigitalMobile

Tessa Sproule (pictured) and fellow ex-CBC staffer Katie MacGuire on Vubble, their upcoming service that aims to alter the way people get short-form video online.



CBC lays off veteran sports announcers

Television

Steve Armitage and Mark Lee have been let go as part of the latest round of cuts at the pubcaster.



The Dragon has landed: O’Leary moves to Bell Media

People MovesTelevision

Kevin O’Leary is taking his commentary from the CBC to Bell Media channels this September.



Let’s Talk TV: Set-top box measurement

FeaturesTelevision

Should Canada have a standard measurement system that includes set-top box numbers? How the broadcasters feel ahead of this fall’s CRTC series.