Announcements

The Globe and Mail Selects AWS as its Preferred Cloud Provider

Canada’s leading news brand delivers new experiences for readers and improves operational efficiencies leveraging AWS machine learning and analytics services

Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced that The Globe and Mail, Canada’s most read print/digital newspaper, has selected AWS as its preferred cloud provider and as its standard for artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) workloads. Read more…

New to The Globe: Listen to articles in English, French or Mandarin

Listen to most of our content whenever or wherever you want - you just need an internet connection. Whether you’re cooking dinner or on your commute, hit play and listen to your selected article read out loud. The new listening experience is available in English, French and Mandarin.

Built with the help of the Amazon Web Services team and their Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning services, we are the first in Canada to use Amazon Polly Newscaster, a text-to-speech service with real-time translation. Read more…

The Globe and Mail relaunches browser extension to monitor Facebook ads ahead of Canadian election

Political ad collector created by U.S. investigative journalism non-profit ProPublica in 2017

 The Globe and Mail is pleased to announce the relaunch of the Facebook Political Ad Collector (FBPAC), an online tool designed to monitor political advertising on Facebook. The collector, a web browser extension that can be downloaded by users, was built in 2017 by ProPublica as a tool to help create more transparency about the modern electoral landscape. Read more…

The Globe and Mail announces Founding Partners of Canada’s Top Growing Companies capstone event

The Globe and Mail is pleased to announce BDC, Canada’s only bank devoted exclusively to entrepreneurs, as the founding Diamond partner of Report on Business Growth Camp, a new event to celebrate and accelerate entrepreneurial achievement in Canada.

Growth Camp is the capstone event of the inaugural Report on Business ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies, a competitive list of the country’s best and brightest growth businesses based on three-year revenue growth. Read more…

The Globe and Mail relaunches Globe Advisor

The Globe and Mail has relaunched its flagship product for Canadian professional financial advisors under a new editor. Pablo Fuchs brings 13 years of experience monitoring the financial services industry as Senior Editor, then Managing Editor, of Investment Executive. Read more…

The Globe supports an international effort toward greater transparency and credibility in digital news

The Globe and Mail continues its leadership in The Trust Project, an international consortium of major publishers and platforms building a system of higher standards for truth and transparency in journalism.

Led by award-winning journalist Sally Lehrman and hosted by The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University, the consortium has created a digital protocol of “indicators” now being shown to the public by 120 websites, including those of The Washington Post and The Economist. Read more…

The Globe and Mail and Cision enter exclusive distribution partnership

The Globe and Mail and Cision are pleased to announce that Cision will be the exclusive electronic worldwide licensee of The Globe and Mail content for news monitoring, press review, business intelligence and research purposes.

Beginning in January 2019, the deal covers real-time multi-source, aggregate searchable databases for clients in the corporate, library and educational sectors. Read more…

The Globe and Mail launches Canada’s first premium subscription cannabis news service

With unprecedented resources and the largest dedicated cannabis coverage team in the market, The Globe and Mail today launched Report on Business Cannabis Professional, a premium subscription news service for global cannabis insiders and investors. Read more…