Articles Tagged ‘Yahoo’

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Verizon seals Yahoo deal

Aiming to compete with the likes of Facebook and Google, the U.S. phone company has acquired the online company for just under $5 billion.

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A demo study that’s not about millennials

Still have your attention? New stats on Canadian Gen-Xers from Yahoo! that detail the group often seen as forgotten by marketers.

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Yahoo Canada’s Olympic plans

The online platform has tied up with former Canadian soccer player Karina LeBlanc for its coverage of the Rio games.

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Meet Yahoo’s new Canadian media lead

Noel Hulsman takes on the role after years working on the editorial side at the company.

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ICYMI: Sportsnet layoffs, Heineken’s new shop

In case you missed it: Sportsnet cancels morning news show, Heineken names a new creative shop and Touche makes the Warc 100.

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Yahoo’s new head of global media

The publishing company has promoted Marie-Helene Savard to the new role to head its content business in several global markets, including Canada.

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Yahoo gives birth to e-sports space

The online company is expanding its reach to the millennial demo by adding a site dedicated to gaming communities, focusing on five games with its launch.

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ICYMI: Grammys down, NBA All-Star up

In case you missed it: NBA All-Star posted big ratings, Grammy numbers were down and Canadian Living has a new editor-in-chief.

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ICYMI: Facebook’s new caption tool, Yahoo hits the links

In case you missed it: Facebook has a new video ad caption tool, Yahoo has a content partnership with PGA and BNN has hired a new anchor.

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BrightRoll Exchange opens up to native advertising

Yahoo’s advertising exchange, which is connected to 100 DSPs, has responded to what it says is tremendous demand from advertisers and publishers.

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Ho! Ho! Ho! It’s snowing phablets

The app market registered a 58% growth in sessions in 2015 and much of that time was spent on a device once considered a hot property for seniors.

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The age of the smartphone

With Canadians spending seven million hours on apps each month, Yahoo Canada’s latest report shows how, where and when.

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Millions tune in for live NFL game on Yahoo

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer narrows in on mobile as Yahoo’s focus, with an inaugural play live-streaming an NFL game from London, U.K.

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Yahoo inks content partnership with BBC

The publisher will share video clips with Canadian and American users of the online platform.

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NY Ad Week blog: The path to sustainable advertising

MiC publisher Mary Maddever on the quest for a kinder, gentler “Minority Report”-less future.