Academy Awards: Who Will Win? How Many Will Watch? →
U.S. Video Game Buyers Shifting Entertainment... →
January 2011: Online Video Usage Up 45% →
African American, Hispanic and Female Viewers Help... →
‘Wild Ride’ Most-Watched Ad of All Time while... →
How B.C. activists fought off the Internet billing... →
What started as a single blog post protesting the CRTC’s decision — which effectively ended any unlimited flat-rate Internet plans in Canada — grew into a grassroots campaign flooding the Internet and the airwaves until finally reaching the prime minister’s office. The idea of a stop-the-meter petition came out of a five-minute discussion and an equally quick execution...
Funds, Grants & Awards for Canadian Writers →
I just found this great little site that has a list (albeit from 2009) of some great resources for those of you who write for a living, or even those that are merely considering it as a career. Many thanks to the Resource for Canadian Writers | ErikaDreifus.com
Ontario Invests $2 Million on 19 Interactive...
ENCOURAGING GROWTH FOR ONTARIO’S INTERACTIVE DIGITAL MEDIA INDUSTRY OMDC’s IDM Fund Supports Innovative Economy NEWS February 7, 2011 TORONTO – The Ontario Media Development Corporation (OMDC) has invested $2.0 million to support 19 interactive projects. The OMDC IDM Fund supports the creation of original, proprietary content created by Ontario companies. Ontario’s interactive digital...
Know how City Council can enhance Arts & Culture?
Please join us to share your ideas about how City Council can enhance Arts and Culture over the next four years. The initiative is a partnership between the City and the arts and culture community to provide expert advice and recommendations to update the City’s 2003 Culture Plan for the new term of Council. A new administration affords us the opportunity to assess where we are and set new...
Super Bowl XLV Most Viewed Telecast in Broadcast... →
Zambia Tourism Branding Contest - win a 15 day...
Zambia as a tourist destination is looking for a new brand! Win a 15 day safari for two – worth up to US$ 30,000. www.zambiatourism.com/competition Zambia is a stunning country to visit with unbeatable safaris and adventure, great culture and friendly people and of course the iconic Victoria Falls! It is still relatively undiscovered, with much potential. And tourism is key to Zambia and...
Def Jam Exec, Chris Hicks keynote for Toronto...
The Toronto Urban Music Festival (TUMF) has announced that the second annual Urban Music Week will be from February 22 – 27 2011. The week will consist of Acoustic Soul, the Urban Artist Exposure Showcase, the two-day Urban Music Conference at Toronto’s Delta Chelsea Hotel featuring a keynote address by Chris Hicks, Executive Vice President of Def Recordings, and the three-day Urban...
Send your complaints to CRTC re Urban Radio →
People wishing to comment on the decision to revoke CKLN’s license should use the CRTC’s question/complaint page at the link above. Look for ”I’D LIKE TO SEND A COMPLAINT OR QUESTION” ON THE RIGHT - choose one then click next. Let your voice count, let your voice be heard!
What Just Happened? No Radio Means One Less BIG Voice for hip hop in...
Alicia Keys returns for HIV/AIDS Gala
Benefit Concert for Stephen Lewis Foundation May 3 at The Sony Centre with Alicia Keys, Angelique Kidjo, Holly Cole, Gloria Reuben and more Also announced: Roundtable discussion with legendary Harry Belafonte Tickets on sale February 5 at noon TORONTO, ON – Twelve-time Grammy® Award-winner and world-renowned activist Alicia Keys will headline Hope Rising! A Benefit Concert for the Stephen Lewis...
Chips, Beer and…Lip Gloss? Which Super Bowl... →