Bell issues complaint against Rogers hockey app


The media co has filed a complaint with the CRTC saying new extensions to the Rogers NHL GameCentre Live app violate competitive regulations.

Corus gets rock history radio show on Flink startup


Past and new episodes of The Ongoing History of New Music radio show will stream on the digital storytelling platform.

CineApp lets ‘Voyeurs’ choose their own adventure


Mobile entertainment platform company CineApp is set to launch a new app that lets users customize a storyline with their Facebook profile.

Groups call for affirmative action for women in film and TV


“Employment in Canadian media production needs to truly reflect the gender balance and diversity of contemporary Canada,” said a communique issued after the St. John’s Summit on Women in Media.

Dania Ramirez joins First Response for Incendo


Philippe Gagnon is directing the Bell Media pay TV movie now shooting in Montreal. (Ramirez pictured)

MIPCOM: John Morayniss on refocusing CanCon, TV regs


The eOne TV boss tells Playback Daily new technologies mean old rules restrict creativity and Canadian industry growth, and must change.

Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs Oct. 6, 2014 to Oct. 12, 2014


Saving Hope hit #29 on the TV ratings chart for the week starting Oct. 6, with Big Bang Theory taking the top spot.

Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian films Oct. 10, 2014 to Oct. 16, 2014


Mommy is the top Canadian film at the box office for the week starting Oct. 10, with Dr. Cabbie sitting at #2.

Assassin’s Creed producer Jade Raymond leaves Ubisoft Toronto


Alexandre Parizeau takes over as managing director.

Hot Sheet: Top 10 films Oct. 10, 2014 to Oct. 16, 2014


Gone Girl is the #1 movie at the box office for the week starting Oct. 10, while Mommy comes in at #9 overall.