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ICYMI: A bleak fate for this year’s F8, OMD gets global recognition

Plus, a popular Canadian podcast is going to TV.

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Would Uber’s auto advertising be popular in Canada?

In the U.S., the company has struck a deal with adtech provider Adomni. Is there an appetite for something similar here?

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Two new chairs named at the ACA

Privacy and cross-media measurement are just two of the issues on the table.

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Revenue down 14% at Torstar

While digital advertising revenue in the dailies segment rose slightly, digital advertising overall was down 7%.

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What Google’s removal of 600 apps means in the context of ad fraud

Experts say that while this is a drop in the bucket as far as ad fraud is concerned, it could spark more vigilance from advertisers.

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How digital shifts will affect the Olympics

A new study by MIQ shows that there’s a strong digital appetite for the Olympics, but CPMs are also on the rise.

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How Covenant House is catching mass audiences with its new campaign

The ads use social media and OOH executions to reach both young people and their parents.

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Ideon Media inks Bustle deal

CEO Kevin Bartus says the opportunity is compounded by Google’s shift to eliminate third-party cookie support.

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ICYMI: Kinetic Canada bulks up, Facebook drops music tool

Plus, Stingray brings a country music channel to the Canadian market.

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DAZN launches global sponsorship opps for Canadian brands

Through a new global football sponsorship package the sports streamer is aggregating assets across its platforms.

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How Zestra targeted its sexual arousal medication

Havas used programmatic and careful OOH placement to reach its audience, despite content restrictions on social media.

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Verdict: Harry Rosen builds its Chinese audience on WeChat

A Lunar New Year campaign outperformed industry benchmarks and grew the brand’s audience on the platform.

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PressReader grows its offering for digital readers

A licensing deal with Dow Jones brings the daily digital edition of The Wall Street Journal to subscribers outside the U.S.

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Pattison merges digital division ahead of programmatic expansion

The company’s place-based brand Onestop will amalgamate with the larger digital brand.