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Seevibes Top 3 week of Jan 27

Canadian Social TV top 3 – Week of Jan. 27

This week, we see how Lost Girls’ marketing team was able to juice its social-media activity by capitalizing on a contest run by an entertainment news program, according to Seevibes.

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Canadian Social TV top 3 – week of Jan. 20

The third installment of the top Canadian-made programs based on Seevibes’ social media index shows that Lost Girl managed to stay on top thanks to Twitter.

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Tactica Interactive launches Million Dollar Neighbourhood app

The free Facebook app uses face-morphing software to age viewers’ photographs into older, wiser versions of themselves, who then provide viewers with action plans, tips and advice for fiscal health.

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Ubisoft Quebec and Toys ‘R’ Us release new Facebook game

Game developer Ubisoft Quebec has partnered with Toys ‘R’ Us to launch Toys ‘R’ Us Towers, a new free-to-play toy store simulation game on Facebook.

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Inside the Digis: Hunted aims to push consumption boundaries

The best cross-platform fiction nominee was tied to Cinemax’s new series and was supported by not only social media pushes but also out of home advertising.

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Joe Fresh gets in the game with Alliance Films

The clothing brand is giving out Mockingjay-emblazoned gift cards to shoppers as part of a promotional partnership for The Hunger Games.

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AToMiC: Citroen races through the Twitter-sphere

In the second edition of a new series covering innovation in the media landscape, we take a look at a new Citroen marketing campaign that puts social media users in the driver’s seat.

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Netflix announces Facebook integration at f8

The deal will see Canadian Netflix members able to share their TV and movie-watching habits with friends through account connectivity.

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BBC brings Doctor Who library to Facebook

BBC Worldwide ventures into social media series distribution, selling nine Who “stories” via Facebook credits.

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Camelot: The Game launches on Facebook

Camelot: The Game will enable Starz to additionally monetize its investment in the Canadian TV co-production.

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Telus launches Facebook app for TV viewing

The social media offering enables Optik TV subscribers to post what they’re viewing while they watch TV to bring friends into the experience.

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MuchMusic and MTV see digital and social growth in 2010

It was a banner year for CTV’s digital music brands in 2010, as muchmusic.com and mtv.ca saw a combined 298 million video views, a 67% spike over 2009.