Articles Tagged ‘Twitter Canada’

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CBC taps Twitter for social Olympic coverage

The partnership will mean Rio content is broadcast on the social platform seconds after it airs on TV.

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Alyson Gausby joins Twitter

The former AOL exec has joined the social platform as its head of research.

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How Twitter users plan to watch the Rio Olympics

According to new research from the social media co, 89% of Canadian Twitter users are planning to take in the Games on TV or online.

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Steve Ladurantaye moves to CBC

The journalist has left Twitter Canada to join the national pubcaster as its digital news head.

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ICYMI: Twitter’s celeb-friendly space, The Masters post growth

In case you missed it: Twitter Canada has opened a Blue Room, The Masters posted higher viewership numbers and digital spend is expected to pass TV in the U.S. next year.

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Twitter Moments land in Canada

Rogers is the first brand to partner on the new feature, promoting the NHL Playoffs through the new tab.

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Ford signs on for Canada’s ‘First View’

The car company used its first-mover status with the social media co to promote its F-150 Raptor on the new ad unit.

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Twitter tweaks its timeline

The social media co has rolled out a new ad product as well as changed the way that tweets will appear for users.

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ICYMI: Virool’s new addition, Let’s Talk sees Twitter surge

In case you missed it: Virool launches new optimization engine, GoPro renews its hockey partnership and Twitter Canada hires a Moments lead.

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Rory Capern takes over at Twitter Canada

The former head of partnerships at Google will take the reins next month.

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Periscope integrated into Twitter

Live broadcasts just got closer to tweets, with access now available without leaving timelines on the social media site.

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Will Twitter’s new ad unit get people talking?

Sport Chek and Samsung were the Canadian beta launch partners behind conversational ads, a new unit aimed at generating interaction.

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Expanding access to consumers underground

By adding four more stations to its ad-supported wireless network, the TTC is pushing ahead with its 2017 plans to be connected across its 65-station network.

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Trending topics: Black Friday

How the shopping event is faring on Twitter this year versus last, and which cities and brands are seeing the most chatter.

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ICYMI: Changes at CTV News, Twitter’s interactive GIFs

In case you missed it: CTV News’ Ottawa bureau chief is heading to the Globe, The Social is going to the Grey Cup and Twitter has added interactive GIFs.