Toronto Star spotlights business innovation

The Toronto Star was one of the headline acts at a recent International News Media Association business strategies conference in Chicago. Julie Murtha, the director...

Postmedia launches Innovation Outpost for B2B digital clients

In 2016, Postmedia announced plans to launch an innovative tech lab at the Communitech Hub in Waterloo, Ontario. The unique Innovation Outpost is designed...

Federal government to strengthen broadband Internet access to rural communities

The federal government has pledged $500-million to help expand broadband Internet connections in rural communities across the country. The Globe and Mail reports that Ottawa's plan,...

Recapping the 2016 ONA Conference

Attention editors, writers, publishers! Last week the Online News Association held its annual meeting in Denver, Colorado. On the docket were in-depth discussions about the...

Star Media Group launches new coffee subscription service

In an effort to diversify its offerings, Star Media Group has partnered with Toronto’s Mountain View Coffee to launch a new coffee delivery service,...

Toronto Star’s ‘Newspapers in Education’ launches two new school resources this...

The Toronto Star’s Newspaper in Education (NIE) division will launch two new resources for schools in Canada this Fall. The new Toronto Star Classroom Connection...

Postmedia to open new digital development lab in Kitchener-Waterloo

Earlier this month, Postmedia announced plans to open a new digital development lab at Communitech, an innovation centre based in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario. The lab...

Google partners with news publishers to improve mobile experience for readers

Google is partnering with news publishers from around the world, including the Toronto Star here in Canada, to deliver mobile news faster. The media company...

Canadian newspapers shine at the INMA Global Media Awards

A number of Canadian newspapers were among the winning news organizations at this year’s INMA Global Media Awards. The international competition handed out 40...

Winnipeg Free Press’ micropayment plan appeals to occasional readers

Christian Panson, vice president of digital at the Winnipeg Free Press, recently conducted an interview with Marketing Magazine offering insights in to the daily...