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Twitter Canada hires broadcaster Jennifer Hollett, Laura Pearce to executive team

bnn.ca — Twitter is beefing up its executive team in Canada, with two new hires. Jennifer Hollett has joined as Twitter Canada's head of news and government. Hollett is a long-time broadcast TV journalist, whose career included a stop at MuchMusic. She also served as digital director on Olivia Chow's 2014 campaign for Mayor of Toronto.

Sad day for Yahoo: US$4.83B Verizon deal 'disappointing,' former executives say

bnn.ca — Immediately after Verizon announced its acquisition of Yahoo's core operations, Dan Rosensweig's phone lit up. "I've heard from dozens and dozens of former Yahoo employees," Rosensweig told BNN in an interview. "I think there's a little bit of melancholy about all of this."

Apple’s big growth challenge highlighted in 5 numbers

bnn.ca — Apple reports third quarter earnings after market's close on Tuesday. While the Dow Jones Industrial Average has risen roughly 6.5 per cent this year, Apple's stock has lost more than 6 per cent of its value in 2016. Growth concerns top the list of investor worries.

China’s ZTE bets on sports sponsorships to boost smartphone market share in Canada

bnn.ca — Golf fans attending this year's RBC Canadian Open may notice ZTE charging stations located around Oakville, Ontario's Glen Abbey Golf Club. ZTE, a Chinese telecom behemoth, has been steadily growing its smartphone business in Canada. To maintain the momentum, it's spending more on high-profile sporting events.

Trudeau to pitch Canada to tech billionaires at Allen & Co conference

beta.bnn.ca — After hosting U.S. President Barack Obama at last week's North American Leaders' Summit, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will pitch Canada during a trip to the picturesque U.S. town of Sun Valley, Idaho. Trudeau will speak on Wednesday at the annual Sun Valley gathering of tech and media elites, an event arranged by boutique investment firm Allen & Company.

Canadian homeowners using Airbnb to curb rising mortgage costs

beta.bnn.ca — As housing prices continue to climb in cities like Vancouver and Toronto, a growing number of Canadians are using Airbnb to offset their mortgage costs, according to Aaron Zifkin, Airbnb's Country Manager for Canada. "We're seeing a really interesting pattern now with the millennials," he told BNN in an interview.

BNN Interview: Blue Jays’ Jose Bautista on business deals beyond baseball

beta.bnn.ca — Jose Bautista may be best known as the bat-flipping, home run-hitting Blue Jays outfielder, but in the marketing world, Bautista is viewed as one of the most bankable athletes in Canada, partnering with the likes of Audi, TD Bank, and New Balance.

BNN Interview: Blue Jays’ Jose Bautista on business deals beyond baseball

bnn.ca — Jose Bautista may be best known as the bat-flipping, home run-hitting Blue Jays outfielder, but in the marketing world, Bautista is viewed as one of the most bankable athletes in Canada, partnering with the likes of Audi, TD Bank, and New Balance.

Three very Canadian things you’ll find at Facebook’s Toronto headquarters

beta.bnn.ca — Facebook's business is growing quickly around the globe. And that includes Canada, where more than two thirds of all people online are Facebook users. "There are about 29 million Canadians on the Internet. Twenty-one million of them are on Facebook," says Jordan Banks, head of Facebook and Instagram in Canada.

Three very Canadian things you’ll find at Facebook’s Toronto headquarters

bnn.ca — Facebook's business is growing quickly around the globe. And that includes Canada, where more than two thirds of all people online are Facebook users. "There are about 29 million Canadians on the Internet. Twenty-one million of them are on Facebook," says Jordan Banks, head of Facebook and Instagram in Canada.
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Aug 24, 2016

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Aug 24, 2016

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Aug 24, 2016

On this day in 2011: Tim Cook named CEO of Apple. Since then, Apple has sold more than 867 million iPhones. https://t.co/c2aF0nKTzM

Aug 22, 2016

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Aug 22, 2016

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