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Stingray buys national radio chain Newcap in $500-million deal

Must-carry hearing: Of Timbits and Groundhog Day
GATINEAU – This month the CRTC will provide a report to help the Government figure out the future of Read more

NBCUniversal international streaming service Hayu to launch in Canada
NEW YORK - NBCUniversal’s international all reality show over-the-top streaming service, Hayu, is to launch in Canada this year, the company said today. Read more

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Time spent with digital to edge past TV for the first time, says GroupM
NEW YORK and LONDON – A new report released early Thursday by GroupM says that for the first time, consumers will spend more of their day interacting with online media than with television. Read more

Cogeco to disconnect some cottage country villages
BALA, Ont. Read more

CCSA makes rebrand official
It’s now the Canadian Communication Systems Alliance QUISPAMSIS, N.B. Read more

Quebecor to buy Serdy Media for $24 million; includes specialties Évasion and Zeste
MONTREAL – Quebecor Media’s TVA Group today announced an agreement to buy the Serdy Media and Serdy Video group of companies for $24 million. Read more

Portfolio names new VP production
TORONTO – Media maker Portfolio Entertainment has hired Marianne Culbert as its new vice-president of production. Read more

TFO and La Cité College to work together
OTTAWA –Groupe Média TFO and Ottawa's La Cité College have finalized a strategic partnership. Read more

Global GO now on Chromecast
TORONTO – Global Television announced this week it has launched its Global GO app on Google’s Chromecast. Read more

The Movie Network extends film output deals
Includes on-air, on-demand, digital rights TORONTO – Bell Media’s The Movie Network (TMN) announced today it has signed new exclusive output deals with most major movie studios, securing hits that it can air on mulitple platforms Read more

Commission fines first text-spammers
GATINEAU - The CRTC announced two numbered companies operating as 514-BILLETS, whose main business is concert and sporting event ticket resale, agreed to resolve their alleged violations of Canada's anti-spam legislation for Read more

SSi Mobile now in seven Nunavut communities (Updated: now eight)
YELLOWKNIFE - SSi Micro is continuing to roll out its wireless service across Nunavut. Read more

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