Michael Kolberg

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Wild Canada app ‘a new type of content’ for CBC

The Secret Location-produced companion app to the upcoming CBC documentary series functions like an extra episode, say producers.

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Paralympics post strong opening weekend

Overall, 5.3 million Canadians have tuned in to the coverage at some point between Friday’s Opening Ceremony and Sunday evening.

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Rogers on Strombo hire, NHL programming strategy

Scott Moore reveals ratings expectations and fills in more details about the broadcaster’s plans following the announcement of key talent acquisitions yesterday.

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Radio-Canada expands ICI Tou.tv

Premium service Extra will make 400 new titles available to Rogers and Telus customers for free, or to non-subscribers for a monthly fee.

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Cable dips while telco TV grows: MTM

TV distribution analysis from Media Technology Monitor shows Canadians are turning away from satellite and cable and increasingly choosing Bell Fibe and Telus Optik TV.

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iPhone the most popular second screen: Seevibes

Almost half of Canadian TV chatter on Twitter happens on the Apple devices, according to the Montreal-based social TV analytics firm.

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TSN to air over 400 hours of auto racing

Coverage includes Formula One, NHRA Drag Racing and NASCAR races, such as the 56th running of the Daytona 500.

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How Canadians are using smartphones during the Olympics

IDC Canada data shows just less than half of smartphone users will use them to follow the games, with 14% of that group using smartphones to watch live events.

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Canadians are ‘content stacking’: Ipsos

New numbers from Ipsos Reid confirm most Canadians are not cutting the cord, but rather stacking content services on top of what they already have.

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CBC goes cross-platform for Sochi sponsorships

Using a responsive ad server for the first time, the network’s Olympic partners will activate on whatever screen viewers choose to use.

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TunedIn aims to connect social and TV this Thursday

The mysterious experimental app aims to connect social media activity to TV across Canada’s major broadcasters later this week.

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TSN catches MLB rights

The Bell Media-owned sports network will broadcast over 75 baseball games per season on Sundays, Mondays and Wednesdays.