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As Corus adapts to change, Murphy challenges regs that don't
CEO hopes Ottawa is watching, listening, and will act CORUS ENTERTAINMENT PRESIDENT and CEO Doug Murphy may have the toughest job in Canadian media. Read more

Canadian security initiative will "prevent lightbulbs from killing the Internet"
WHEN THE MIRAI BOTNET hit in 2016, security professionals were appalled to discover the devices that were bombarding sites with traffic in distributed denial of service (DDoS) Read more

CBC Renewal: CRTC contemplates a new way of regulating broadcasters
Commission invites CBC/SRC to potentially use digital media to meet its regulatory obligations GATINEAU – On Monday, officially opened the process for the renewal of the CBC/SRC licences, asking Canadians on Facebook Read more

More Breaking Stories platform records big growth
MONTREAL – Original content is paying off for Groupe V Media’s online platform Read more

Quebecor Content bolsters leadership, will increase content production
MONTREAL – Saying it is looking to increase in the volume of original content for all of Quebecor's broadcast platforms, including Club illico, TVA Network and its specialty channels and their digital platforms, Québecor Content today Read more

Tough topics tackled as iHeartRadio Canada launches The Munk Debates Podcast
TORONTO – Streaming worldwide today on iHeartRadio Canada and everywhere podcasts are found are The Munk Debates Podcast, a 30-episode weekly podcast which is an extension of the Munk Debates’ main-stage events. Read more

Stabbing footage needed warning first, says CBSC
OTTAWA – CTV Toronto’s September broadcast of cellphone footage of a stabbing incident, in the absence of any prior warning to viewers, constituted breaches of the Canadian Association of Broadcasters’ (CAB) Violence Code and the Radio Read more

Hollywood Suite promotes Pape
TORONTO – Independent broadcaster Hollywood Suite announced today Crystal Pape has been promoted to director, content distribution. Read more

SaskTel launches maxTV Stream to 28 more communities
REGINA – Today SaskTel announced residents and businesses in Fond-du-Lac and La Loche, along with 28 other Northern and Indigenous communities, can now purchase its maxTV Stream. Read more

Cable 14 and Hamilton Food Share team up again for "14 Ways To Feed The Hammer"
HAMILTON - Cable 14 and Hamilton Food Share have launched the second Annual 14 Ways To Feed The Hammer campaign just in time for the holiday season. Read more

Content maker WOW Unlimited Media sees revenue rise
VANCOUVER – WOW Unlimited Media finished the third quarter of 2019 with revenue of $23.3 million, a 32% increase over the third quarter of 2018. Read more

A decade of mobile giving
TORONTO – Tuesday marked the 10th anniversary of the Mobile Giving Foundation Canada (MGFC). Read more

3.9 million watched the Grey Cup
TORONTO – It’s always one of the biggest annual events on Canadian television, and Sunday night’s 107th Grey Cup was no different as Bell Media saw its audience grow by 19% over 2018, according to overnight data from Read more

Global's Toy Drive Live turns 10
TORONTO – Global News has partnered with the Toronto Fire Fighters and primary sponsor Spin Master to once again support the annual Toronto Fire Fighters’ Toy Drive. Read more

Radioplayer tops a million Canadian downloads
TORONTO – Radioplayer Canada, the radio streaming app that delivers more than 500 radio stations to Canadian listeners across multiple platforms (loads of stations, except for Bell Media’s), has surpassed one million downloads in the Read more

Corus’ so.da launches new original series
TORONTO – Corus specialty channel Slice will this week start to give audiences a behind the scenes look at Canadian businesses run by a diverse group of female entrepreneurs in the new so.da originals social series Go Here, Read more

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