Josh Kolm

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Instagram launches group livestreams

Live Rooms are the latest feature on the platform’s streaming option, drawing comparisons to Clubhouse.

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M32 adds features and new publishers

The ad tech company has more support for audio ads on its publisher platform, which now counts RNC and Ricardo as clients.

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ICYMI: Sportsnet expands WWE programming

Plus, Waze expands its ad tools and John Hinds retires from News Media Canada.

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The numbers behind TikTok’s content safety efforts

The platform’s latest transparency report shows how many videos it removed for violating its guidelines.

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Ad revenue down by 15.9% at Quebecor in 2020

The impact of the pandemic on its advertising business was, however, offset by an increase in telecommunications revenue.

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How rising COVID cases have impacted travel patterns: report

The latest data from COMMB shows how daily numbers and local lockdowns have changed the frequency people across Canada have left their homes.

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How Canadians feel about commercial radio stations

Research from Ipsos and the CRTC shows they still prefer it over other audio platforms, but there are big areas for improvement.

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Media Experts creates new VP role

Lloyd Lottner takes on an expanded client role, joining the leadership team following its founder’s retirement.

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ICYMI: MDC names a chief media officer

Plus, Facebook follows through with threats in Australia and and Quebecor gets rights to adapt The Masked Singer.

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Super Bowl still a big performer in the ratings: Numeris

The game was the top national broadcast for the week of Feb. 1 to 7, with the audience on TSN growing.

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McDonald’s buys big in Toronto and Montreal: Media Monitors

The QSR and government categories also dominate the airwaves in the two markets.

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Dentsu prepares to restructure after a tough Q4

Organic growth was down 11.6%, but plans for permanent cost reductions and a simplified structure are now underway.

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ICYMI: Bell introduces new format for TSN stations

Plus, Netflix wants a Canadian office and Mediapro adds more tournaments to its soccer streamer.

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Organic revenue down by 5.4% at IPG

Despite stumbling compared to the previous quarter, the company anticipates positive growth before the year is out.

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ICYMI: Canada among the most-impacted by ad spend cuts

Plus, Torstar partners with SickKids and Apex is bringing audio ads to mobile games.