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Feb 19, 2020, 14:16 ET International Distribution Agreement: Louisiana Public Broadcasting Demonstrates Its Faith in TFO

A sure bet for Louisiana Public Broadcasting (LPB): Government-financed Franco-Ontarian public media company Groupe Média TFO's highly successful original content renews its presence on LPB PBS Kids. ...


Dec 03, 2019, 10:18 ET Groupe Média TFO continues its digital transformation, hitting 1 billion views on YouTube

"Proudly Educational, Proudly Francophone" TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Groupe Média TFO, Ontario's French-language multi-platform public broadcaster, reached an important milestone today with more...


Mar 26, 2019, 11:57 ET GMTFO's Productions Record Over 8 Million Views in First Two Months in China

TORONTO, March 26, 2019 /CNW/ - GMTFO, the leading exporter of Ontario educational productions in French, is pleased to announce its latest content distribution deal, in China. A new agreement with...


Mar 05, 2019, 14:11 ET TFO Stenghtens voice of Franco-Ontarian community with ONFR+

TORONTO, March 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Groupe Media TFO launches today ONFR+, the online destination dedicated to covering news and topics at the heart of the Franco-Ontarian community. ONFR+ strengthens the ...


Nov 30, 2018, 10:00 ET Groupe Média TFO creates a new experience on Google Assistant for families in French Canada

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - With its new app Boukili Audio, Groupe Média TFO, the Canadian expert in French language digital learning, has created a new Google Assistant experience for Canadian...


Sep 27, 2017, 13:08 ET Groupe Média TFO Launches Minivers, the First Interactive Children's Production Powered by its Virtual Universe Laboratory (LUV)

TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2017 /CNW/ - On its September 16th season launch, Groupe Média TFO (GMTFO) unveiled its brand new production, MINIVERS, aimed at children aged 2-6. The series, available to all...


Sep 07, 2017, 11:50 ET TFO Back to School in Ontario, Canada and in France, Too: 1 Million French Students to Have Access to Groupe Média TFO Educational Content

TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - Digital education leader Groupe Média TFO, in its bid to focus on French language educational priorities in Ontario, has signed a strategic agreement with Paris-based...


Aug 02, 2017, 10:14 ET GROUPE MÉDIA TFO launches the development of a Blockchain prototype: a solution to credit the rights of audiovisual works' creators

The Canadian Media Fund (CMF) extends funding to Groupe Média TFO's (GMTFO) innovation to help recognize the creativity of the content created by Canadian producers. TORONTO, Aug. 2, 2017 /CNW/ -...


Jun 27, 2017, 12:09 ET Finalist of the IBC Innovation Awards, Groupe Média TFO Conquers International Technology Innovation Leaders

TORONTO, June 27, 2017 /CNW/ - Nominated among the three finalists of the IBC Innovation Awards for Content Creation, Groupe Média TFO (TFO) continues its international rise with its Laboratoire...


Jan 06, 2017, 12:53 ET 4th Edition of the bilingual Les Tablettistes conference

Digital Learning Trends: Creativity and Innovation, Two Essentials OTTAWA, Jan. 6, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the 4th edition of the bilingual Les Tablettistes conference, organized by Groupe Média TFO, is...


Nov 10, 2016, 16:24 ET The meeting between Justin Trudeau and Donald Trump happened!

TORONTO, Nov. 10, 2016 /CNW/ - Video directed and produced by Flip TFO, TFO's Youth franchise. SOURCE Ontario French Language Educational Communications Authority (TFO) Video with caption: "The...


Aug 18, 2016, 10:38 ET Planète BRBR: Stef Paquette Sets Off to Find the Next New Francophone Rising Star!

Planète BRBR: The must-see music event of the season - a national singing competition reserved for Francophone and Francophile artists living outside Quebec. TORONTO, Aug. 18, 2016 /CNW/ - This fall, ...


May 19, 2016, 14:42 ET Mini TFO, the #1 French-Language Educational Channel in Canada, Awarded with YouTube's Silver Play Button

TORONTO, May 19, 2016 /CNW/ - With over 180,000 subscribers and nearly 250 million views, Groupe Média TFO's Mini TFO franchise has been awarded an official YouTube recognition. The trophies reward...


Apr 05, 2016, 10:35 ET Accessibility Of Online Videos For The Visually Impaired: A Breakthrough From SOVO And Turbulent

Managers of web platforms broadcasting video content can now make their content accessible to the visually impaired more easily and at lower costs via new services and software offered by SOVO and...


Apr 04, 2016, 16:08 ET TFO content nominated for 11 awards at the Youth Media Alliance's French Awards of Excellence Gala

Nominations include Excellence for Best Television Series or Web Series TORONTO, April 4, 2016 /CNW/ - Groupe Média TFO and its production partners are proud to announce that TFO's digital content...


Feb 17, 2016, 07:00 ET Teacher-Less Classes in 2020?

The Les Tablettistes conference Explores Learning Challenges in the 21st Century TORONTO, Feb. 17, 2016 /CNW/ - With a market totaling 320 billion dollars in 2020 in gamification and e-learning, will ...


Feb 08, 2016, 16:08 ET "Les Tablettistes" to Explore Education in a Networked World

TORONTO, Feb. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - How do students learn in a networked world? How can we leverage the potential of technology to build diverse, efficient and effective educational institutions? Learn...


Dec 09, 2015, 14:23 ET TFO everywhere in Canada?

Through the CRTC new rules, TFO offers its television service for free to cable operators for inclusion in their entry-level basic service TORONTO, Dec. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Groupe Média TFO offers cable...


Nov 26, 2015, 12:00 ET TFO has the number one French-language YouTube channel in Canada

MINI TFO IS ALSO A FINALIST AT THE KIDSCREEN AWARDS IN MIAMI TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Groupe Média TFO is proud to announce that its Mini TFO hosts Josée Leblanc, Louis‑Philippe Deslauriers and ...


Nov 20, 2015, 14:44 ET Mini TFO featured on new YouTube Kids application

TORONTO, Nov. 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Groupe Média TFO's educational content for children, which have already been viewed over 160 million times on its YouTube channels, are now available on the brand new...


May 13, 2015, 14:41 ET Support at an All Time High for French-Language Educational Programing in Canada, according to National Survey

Groupe Média TFO hopes to meet this demand by expanding its award winning programing across the country TORONTO, May 13, 2015 /CNW/ - This historic trend is without precedent. A vast majority of...


May 29, 2014, 13:34 ET Youth Media Industry Celebrates TFO

TORONTO, May 29, 2014 /CNW/ - TFO and its production partners won a record number of awards at the Prix d'excellence of the Youth Media Alliance (YMA), held May 27. Of the roughly 15 awards handed...


Oct 30, 2013, 11:00 ET TFO will exclusively broadcast master class with Anouk Aimée at Cinémania

TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Groupe Média TFO is pleased to be a partner of the Cinémania French Film Festival for the second year in a row. TFO will present the Audience Award, which goes to the...


May 28, 2013, 12:00 ET Discover. Share. Live. TFO 24.7

TORONTO, May 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Le Groupe Média TFO is sending you this exclusive advance announcement of the June launch of TFO 24.7, an all-new digital platform that provides a portal to the latest...


May 22, 2013, 09:00 ET Two international distinctions for TFO's educational apps

TORONTO, May 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Appolicious, named "the most useful of the app search engines," by the New York Times, along with its educational ranking website, www.appoLearning.com, have named two...