Michael Kolberg

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BeIN Sports Canada launches

The international sports network that airs La Liga, Serie A and Ligue 1 soccer is now available to Bell, Rogers and MTS customers.

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Tablet penetration growing faster than ever: MTM

The latest Media Technology Monitor data shows that tablet penetration has reached 42%, with most using the devices to watch videos.

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Catalyst releases new smartphone usage study

New study from Catalyst shows smartphone users are using their devices differently at home, work and on the go.

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Customizable integrations proposed for theme park

Marblemedia’s Mark Bishop explains how RFID bracelets and digital screens will allow brands and advertisers to activate at its proposed $60M Toronto theme park.

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CRTC approves Newcap radio acquisitions

The acquisition of the five stations from Bell Media marks the radio broadcaster’s entry in the Toronto and Vancouver markets.

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The Globe and Mail appoints new editor-in-chief

David Walmsley to replace outgoing EIC John Stackhouse effective March 24.

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102.1 The Edge unveils new roster

Dominik Diamond toplines the new morning show to replace former host Dean Blundell on the Corus-owned Toronto station.

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Maclean’s launches radio show

Maclean’s on the Hill will feature political commentary and analysis from Maclean’s journalists on Rogers stations across the country.

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Ideon Media acquires mom blog networks

SavvyMom.ca and UrbanMoms.ca join BabyPost.com to form Savvy Mom Group, as Ideon Media makes native advertising push.

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Wendy’s Canada to launch web series

“Girlfriends at Wendy’s Eating Salad and Talking About Stuff” debuts March 24 and is promoted in partnership with CTV’s The Social.

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World MasterCard Fashion Week announces sponsors

Brands partnering with the IMG Fashion event are seeking to reach secondary audiences through social and earned media impressions.

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Spotted! Speed Stick erects ice wall

The Colgate-Palmolive brand challenged Torontonians to climb the 60-foot structure for the launch of a new line of deodorants and body washes.

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The Score’s March Madness plans

The sports app and news service introduces new mobile features and sponsors specifically for the NCAA tournament running March 18 to April 7.

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Big Brother Canada announces sponsors and ratings

The Brick, Twistos, Ramada, Divergent and Pizza Pizza have all activated since the second season of the reality series premiered March 5.

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Spotted! Need For Speed hands out parking tickets

Disney promotes the Aaron Paul action flick by ticketing potential movie-goers’ vehicles.