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Corus channels to see some major changes as Shaw integration continues
TORONTO – While Corus Entertainment continues the hard work to absorb the assets and people of Shaw Media, CEO Doug Murphy said more changes are afoot as the company looks to solidify its leadership position with women and families while likely Read more

Canada needs new branding, policy, for digital world, says Rogers CEO
“Time to stop being defensive” TORONTO – Newly designated with permanent residency status, Rogers Communications CEO Guy Laurence has some advice for the federal government as it begins the complex and difficult work of Read more

Birthday gifts to CRTC's Vennard breach conflict guidelines
OTTAWA – CRTC commissioner Dr. Read more

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EXCLUSIVE: AMC to launch horror streaming service in Canada
NO NEED TO FREAK out, but AMC is bringing its horror movie streaming service, Shudder, to Canada. Read more

Feds kick off “national dialogue on Canadian content”
OTTAWA - Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages Mélanie Joly has officially launched the consultations in to Canada’s cultural and creative industries, a process dubbed Read more

Share your thoughts on the Wireless Code with the CRTC
GATINEAU – There’s still time to let the CRTC know what you think of its Wireless Code of Conduct. Read more

Twitter launches video streaming apps, but content won't come with it here
SAN FRANCISCO – Twitter is offering new live streaming video apps for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Microsoft's Xbox One users as it continues its foray beyond microblogging. Read more

Privacy not violated by appearance in CTV Toronto news report: CBSC
OTTAWA – A person’s brief appearance in a news report did not breach their privacy, the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council (CBSC) has ruled. Read more

CMPA jumps in to Canadian content consultations
OTTAWA – Inspired by the Feds’ review of Canadian cultural and creative industries, the Canadian Media Producers Association Read more

AP ventures in to fantasy with FNTSY Sports Network
NEW YORK - FNTSY Sports Network has struck a content deal with news agency The Associated Press to provide fantasy content on topics from free agent pickups to reviews of the weekend’s games. Read more

Vimeo adds Lionsgate titles to new on-demand service
SANTA MONICA, CA – Lionsgate has become the first Hollywood studio to license its content to Vimeo's new global television store. Read more

New programmatic marketplace launches with CBC, Bell Media, Quebecor
TORONTO - CBC, Bell Media and Quebecor are among the first publishers to sign on with Eyereturn Marketing’s new curated programmatic marketplace offering advertisers and agencies access to first look preferred inventory. Read more

Blue Ant International adds content from CMJ Productions II
TORONTO - Blue Ant International has inked a multi-year distribution and production output deal with Canadian factual producer CMJ Productions II Inc. Read more

Canada-Italy documentary incentive renewed
TORONTO – The Canada Media Fund and the Italian Directorate General for Cinema of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Activities and Tourism have renewed their Read more

You.i TV receives $12M investment from Time Warner
OTTAWA and NEW YORK - Time Warner Investments has led a $12 million series B funding round for Canadian video app platform company You.i TV. Read more

Videotron opens 4Degrees data centre in Montreal
MONTREAL – Videotron cut the ribbon on its new $40 million data centre in Montreal on Tuesday. Read more

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