Articles Tagged ‘CBC’



A guide to NHL changes in Canada

DigitalTelevision

With the puck now dropped on a new NHL season, a recap of how changes over the last year have impacted the league’s broadcasts in Canada.



Graph: Who landed where on the hot topics of Let’s Talk

Television

A look at where the major players fall on the big issues to come out of the Let’s Talk TV hearing.



Punchline comedy network debuts first original shows

Digital

The recently launched CBC platform hopes to increase site traffic by 5 to 10% with the fall rollout of its first two original series.



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

DigitalSponsorship

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.