Digital

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Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter CEO

Parag Agrawal, the company’s current CTO, was named as successor.

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Why Twenty Two Media’s expansion is focused on sponsored content hubs

A new managing director is among those the publisher is adding to its team to take advantage of the new brand opportunities it sees.

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Rogers says objections to Shaw deal come from competitors’ ‘self-interest’

The company said BCE and Telus presented the CRTC with “manufactured concerns.”

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BCE asks CRTC to deny Rogers-Shaw deal

The company said the merger’s negative impacts will “echo” throughout the broadcasting system for years to come.

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Unifor urges CRTC to maintain funding for Global news

Canada’s largest private-sector union asked that Rogers be mandated to continue Shaw’s funding of the Corus network, instead of diverting it to City.

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TLN and ECG now support Rogers-Shaw deal, but ask for safeguards

The independent ethnic broadcasters now accept the merger as a “necessary response” to changes in the broadcasting landscape.

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Numeris rolls out first data from VAM

The measurement body is one step closer to its goal of a national, single-source panel capturing all video viewing.

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Telus says Rogers would become programming ‘gatekeeper’ with Shaw deal

The company says the proposed deal has already impacted negotiations with Disney over digital services.

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Oh Henry! looks to build relevancy and a younger audience on Twitch

The confectionery is incentivizing gamers with Bits redemptions, the platform’s de facto currency.

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Loblaw brings the PC Insiders Report back to print

The largest program the company has run behind its magazine capitalizes on both cross-platform consumption and a desire for normalcy.

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Rogers tells CRTC Shaw deal is necessary to compete with global streamers

The company also said the acquisition will help build CityTV in Western news markets and invest in more coverage of Indigenous communities.

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Canada could lag behind in travel industry’s adspend recovery

A new report from Zenith shows pre-pandemic spending will be reached by 2023, but it won’t be spread evenly across markets.

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Advertisers are focusing on optimizing programmatic quality over cost

A report from IAS and Ipsos shows quality path optimization is going to be a major priority over the next year.

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Environics Analytics aims to modernize with new data lab

The analytics company wants to future-proof its offering and add speed that will let it get into attribution and measurement.

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Michael Hill Jeweller turns to TV to drive new brand-driven strategy

The local buy for company’s holiday campaign is meant to provide mass reach for a more emotive, less transactional approach.