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State of the industry: Canadian kids TV

Digital disruption and an end to regulatory protection has some in the Canadian kids business worried, but while content providers have one less broadcaster to pitch following the sell-off of Astral Media’s assets, they are optimistic that the same new platforms threatening traditional TV will provide them with greater global reach. Mark Dillon reports. The […]

Nickelodeon launches preschool SVOD service

Nickelodeon is set to launch Noggin, a new subscription video-on-demand service next month aimed at preschoolers. The service will be available in the US for US$5.99 per month and will include long- and short-form content. It launches as an app for Apple iOS devices. Content available at launch on the service includes education-based series such asBlue’s […]