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Canadian media landscape set to evolve in OTT, D2C world: report
RECENT MOVES BY GLOBAL MEDIA PLAYERS to go over-the-top (OTT) and direct-to-consumer (D2C) mark a tipping point for the media industry and could have profound, long-term implications for the Canadian media landscape, says a Bay St. Read more

KnowRoaming says 4G LTE roaming now available in 60 countries
TORONTO – Global connectivity company KnowRoaming said today its customers with a 4G LTE enabled device can now enjoy that level of roaming service in 60 countries. Read more

Sportsnet’s Vancouver radio station poised for September 4 launch
VANCOUVER – With less than two weeks until its debut, new Vancouver radio station Sportsnet 650 rounded out more of its daily lineup on Wednesday. Read more

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Twitter Canada kicks off search for new managing director as Capern departs
TORONTO – Less than two years on the job, Rory Capern has abruptly stepped down as managing director of Twitter Canada. Read more

Canada, Germany partner on digital media co-development, co-production
COLOGNE, DE - The Canada Media Fund (CMF) and Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg (MBB), the body responsible for film funding and media business development in the German states of Berlin and Brandenburg, are teaming up to create a joint program that Read more

'Star Trek: Discovery' and new after-show to stream on CraveTV
TORONTO – Set phasers to stream as Star Trek: Discovery prepares to land on CraveTV. Read more

Quebecor steps in to preserve, revitalize, Montreal’s historic Imperial Theatre
MONTREAL – Just in time for the 41st annual Montreal Film Festival, Quebecor has struck a strategic partnership with the non-profit organization that owns the Imperial Theatre in order to preserve the historic building and develop it as a Read more

Dennis Heaton to lead story room for Bell Media Prime Time TV
Credits include Motive, Call Me Fitz, Fido TORONTO - Renowned writer/producer Dennis Heaton is joining the 2017 Bell Media Prime Time TV Program as the executive producer in residence to lead a story room of television writers as he Read more

Telesat welcomes new report that promotes homegrown space sector
OTTAWA – Telesat is applauding a new report recommending that Canada’s new space strategy support, promote and prioritize the Canadian space sector. Read more

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