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How Kotex became a YouTube exec producer

Why the feminine hygiene brand financed Carmilla, a transmedia Gothic vampire series produced by Smokebomb Entertainment and digital agency shift2.

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NSI Online Short Film fest names latest winners

Directors who picked up prizes in the latest round of award-giving include Terry Miles, Ben Cotton and Sarah Deakins. (They Wore Pink pictured)

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Former Google exec Jacob Glick to replace Lind at Rogers

Glick joins Rogers Communications as longtime regulatory chief Phil Lind sets to retire after a 45-year career with the company.

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Bite On Mondo series to air on Teletoon

The half-hour, 26-episode series will feature content from the animated comedy shorts pitch program of the same name from Mondo Media, Blue Ant and YouTube.

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TVO bows two web docs about life in the digital world

Life After Digital and “appumentary” Avatar Secrets will launch on TVO’s Future Now platform.

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Buck Productions signs content deal with Viner

Toronto-based Buck Productions will create a series about Jon Paul Piques (pictured) as part of the multi-platform deal.

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KIN CEO Michael Wayne talks Corus investment

It’s been six years since KIN’s last funding round. Wayne explains why the company waited that long and what to expect after the $12-million boost.

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Punchline comedy network debuts first original shows

The recently launched CBC platform hopes to increase site traffic by 5 to 10% with the fall rollout of its first two original series.

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Kirstine Stewart upped to VP role at Twitter

The Canadian head of operations has been named VP of North American media at the company.

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Canada ripe for new streaming option: Sandvine

Netflix has more than doubled its evening traffic from three years ago, according to the broadband and network solutions company.