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Retro TV

Move over Sheldon, Shaun wins prime time: Recapping Fall TV 2019

We go through the top new shows, the strongest veterans and the shows that are transitioning into middle age.

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NFL action tops Canadian TVs: Numeris

Over the holiday period viewership was down overall but Canadians tuned in for both NHL and NFL action.

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Sleep Country Canada hits top spot: Media Monitors

In Montreal, Pharmaprix spends big to rise to the top while CTV steadies the top-five.

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Canadians love The Good Doctor: Numeris

Canadians tuned in for prime time dramas and some familiar comedies like ‘Young Sheldon’ as well as Jennifer Lopez’s return to ‘SNL.’

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CAA spends big: Media Monitors

Financial and auto industries dominate Toronto airwaves and a fresh top-three in Montreal sees content players, pharmacy in the mix.

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How ad placement affects brand perception

Whether or not a brand meant for its ad to end up on a site, it still affects the way viewers perceive it.

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Three big media takeaways from Deloitte’s 2020 predictions

From antenna trends to (naturally) podcasts, here are the biggest trends that Deloitte thinks will affect media next year.

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Who bears the responsibility for fake news?

Media Technology Monitor finds Canadians still trust traditional news sources but lay repsonsibility for fake news at the hands of others.

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The Good Doctor rises back to the top: Numeris

Global’s hit hospital draws more than 2 million viewers nationwide followed by ‘Survivor’ and ‘The Rookie’.

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Is there a ‘Raptor factor’ in Canada’s 2019 ad spend?

The red-hot Raps and a federal election had an impact on ad spending, but can we say the same for 2020?

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Cannabis, auto ads and more: What’s driving the future of ad spend?

Zenith is the latest agency to release its ad spend predictions.

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BMO climbs to the top: Media Monitors

In Toronto auto brands spend big and climb the charts while CTV and other Bell Media properties fork out the ad dollars in Montreal.

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How Canada’s ad spend compares to its economic growth

TV is solid, and so is ad spend in general, but does Canada’s market make it an effective place to spend?

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What’s driving mobile growth worldwide?

It’s video – not social – accounting for the world’s mobile minutes.