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Jan 11, 2021, 09:00 ET Firstlight Media, SSIMWAVE Partner for Video Quality Optimization

Collaboration enables multi-point monitoring and management of OTT video TORONTO and WATERLOO, ON, Jan. 11, 2021 /CNW/ - Firstlight Media and...


Jan 11, 2021, 08:59 ET Taco Bell Canada and Xbox Team Up To Give Canadians a Chance To Win the New Xbox Series X

Taco Bell takes its longstanding Xbox partnership international for the first time with a spectacular new giveaway. VAUGHAN, ON, Jan. 11, 2021 /CNW/...


Jan 11, 2021, 08:00 ET Université de Sherbrooke partners with Bell on advanced 5G wireless technology research

SHERBROOKE, QC, Jan. 11, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - The Université de Sherbrooke (UdeS) is entering a new age of digital transformation focused on research...


Jan 11, 2021, 08:00 ET SOCAN Foundation Announces Winners of First-ever SiriusXM Black Canadian Music Awards

Inaugural awards recognize Black music creators in all genres of music from across Canada TORONTO, Jan. 11, 2021 /CNW/ - The SOCAN Foundation today...


Jan 11, 2021, 07:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - CRTC to Hold a Virtual Hearing in Gatineau, Quebec/

OTTAWA, ON and GATINEAU, QC, Jan. 6, 2021 /CNW/ - WHEN: Monday, January 11, 2021 WHERE: Virtual hearing* in Gatineau TIME: 10 a.m The Canadian...


Jan 11, 2021, 04:18 ET DAZN Group Poised For Future Growth With Exciting Changes To Executive Leadership Team

DAZN Group, the leading global sports streaming platform, announced today that Shay Segev and James Rushton have been named Co-Chief Executive...


Jan 09, 2021, 09:11 ET CMG documentary shows Xi's leadership role in fight against COVID-19 and poverty elimination

A newly released documentary film by the China Media Group (CMG) has shown how China under the leadership of President Xi Jinping has navigated its...


Jan 08, 2021, 14:18 ET PopReach Files Preliminary Base Shelf Prospectus

TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2021 /CNW/ - PopReach Corporation ("PopReach" or the "Company") (TSXV: POPR) (OTCQX: POPRF) announced today that it has filed and...


Jan 08, 2021, 11:54 ET ESE announces Actina as K1CK Esports' new sponsor for 2021

VANCOUVER, BC, Jan. 8, 2021 /CNW/ - ESE Entertainment Inc. (TSXV: ESE) (OTCQB: ENTEF) (the "Company" or "ESE") is pleased to announce that, effective ...


Jan 08, 2021, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - CRTC to Hold a Virtual Hearing in Gatineau, Quebec/

OTTAWA, ON and GATINEAU, QC, Jan. 6, 2021 /CNW/ - WHEN: Monday, January 11, 2021 WHERE: Virtual hearing* in Gatineau TIME: 10 a.m The Canadian...


Jan 08, 2021, 08:00 ET Engine Media Reports Fourth Quarter, Full-Year 2020 Results; Settles $10.7 million in Convertible Debenture Debt

Engine Media Holdings, Inc. ("Engine Media" or the "Company"; TSX-V: GAME; OTCQB: MLLLF), announced results for the fourth quarter and full year...


Jan 08, 2021, 07:30 ET LG's webOS 6.0 Smart TV Platform Designed for How Viewers Consume Content Today

New Home Screen, Magic Remote and Functionality Bring LG TV Owners the Most Intuitive and Enjoyable User Experience Yet TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2021 /CNW/ - ...


Jan 07, 2021, 14:38 ET Announcement of New Leadership at Music Canada and CONNECT

TORONTO, Jan. 7, 2021 /CNW/ - The Board Chair of Music Canada, Jennifer Sloan, today announced Patrick Rogers has been named Chief Executive Officer...


Jan 07, 2021, 13:02 ET The Masters Tournament moves to SiriusXM

SiriusXM announces expansive coverage of the Masters as the Tournament's exclusive audio broadcast partner TORONTO, Jan. 7, 2021 /CNW/ - SiriusXM...


Jan 07, 2021, 12:32 ET Influenza: New Digital Interactive Educates Users on Influenza and Vaccines in Choose Your Adventure Website

OTTAWA, ON, Jan. 7, 2021 /CNW/ - Canadian Geographic announces the launch of its new digital interactive website Influenza. This digital interactive...


Jan 07, 2021, 12:15 ET Shantay, You Stay: Crave Orders a Second Season of Hit Original CANADA'S DRAG RACE

– Casting is now open with Season 2 set to go into production in the coming months – – Auditions can now be submitted at www.crave.ca/canadasdragrace ...


Jan 07, 2021, 11:00 ET Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal chooses Rafael Payare as its next music director

MONTREAL, Jan. 7, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - The Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM) announced today that Rafael Payare will become its next Music...


Jan 07, 2021, 11:00 ET ARThritis Soirée goes virtual on May 27, 2021!

Support arthritis research from the safety of your home VANCOUVER, BC, Jan. 7, 2021 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada's signature event, the...


Jan 07, 2021, 09:30 ET Firstlight Media's cloud-native OTT platform to support new streaming venture Struum

Service backed by Michael Eisner's Tornante Company; additional investment from Firstlight Media; Firstlight Media using Gen 5 architecture built on...


Jan 07, 2021, 08:20 ET ImagineAR Featured in Global Sports Innovation Center (GSIC) White Paper "Next-Generation Fan Engagement: The Coming Together of Content, Commercial, Code & The Consumer"

VANCOUVER, BC and ERIE, Pa., Jan. 7, 2021 /CNW/ - Imagine AR Inc. (CSE: IP) (OTCQB: IPNFF) ("ImagineAR" or "Company") an Augmented Reality Company...


Jan 07, 2021, 08:00 ET Bell Let's Talk supports new state-of-the-art mental health service for Nova Scotia Health, bringing new hope for depression care

More than $400,000 in funding for Nova Scotia Mental Health and Addictions to introduce repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to...


Jan 06, 2021, 13:08 ET Media Advisory - CRTC to Hold a Virtual Hearing in Gatineau, Quebec

OTTAWA, ON and GATINEAU, QC, Jan. 6, 2021 /CNW/ - WHEN: Monday, January 11, 2021 WHERE: Virtual hearing* in Gatineau TIME: 10 a.m The Canadian...


Jan 06, 2021, 13:05 ET Holland America Line Extends Pause in Cruise Operations

As Holland America Line continues to prepare and develop its plans to meet the Framework for Conditional Sailing Order issued by the U.S. Centers for ...


Jan 06, 2021, 09:50 ET CGTN: What drives China's success in 2020

Facing unprecedented challenges brought by COVID-19 and the complex changes in external environment, the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central...


Jan 06, 2021, 08:00 ET Hello Pal Announces New Record of $2,114,000 in Revenue for December 2020

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 6, 2021 /CNW/ - Hello Pal International Inc. ("Hello Pal" or the "Company") (CSE:HP Frankfurt:27H OTC:HLLPF), a...