LAS VEGAS — One of the winners of the 2017 NAB Show was NeuLion, which touted numerous partnerships, covering everything from OTT to virtual reality. But Chris Wagner, EVP and co... More
Smart Screen Exclusive
(This is the first of two stories previewing what MESA and its members are up to at the NAB Show) Members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) will be out i... More
At the NAB Show in Las Vegas this month, ZOO Digital is set to launch a new cloud-based dubbing platform — named ZOOdubs — a service the company promises will help improve the ... More
Connecting content owners and video providers with tech solutions and services, all in the name of helping media and entertainment companies monetize content, has been the name of ... More
LOS ANGELES — To open up the annual Metadata Madness luncheon March 9 at the Smart Content Summit West event, Philip Hodgetts, metadata guru and president of metadata firm Lumber... More
By Marc Jensen, space150 - According to Deloitte, Virtual Reality (VR) will have its first $1 billion year in 2016, with about $700 million in hardware sales, and the remainder... More
At the March 9 Smart Content Summit West event in Los Angeles, executives from MarkLogic will look at the benefits of using a data hub for film and TV production; an expert with Am... More
Rajan Samtani, Graham Oakes — Media Science International Digital content capture and distribution technologies have evolved at a rapid pace as evidenced by the recent push by... More
At the March 9 Smart Content Summit West in Los Angeles, media and entertainment executives will hear about the latest industry advancements in artificial intelligence and machine ... More
NEW YORK — The “democratization” of data is important today for better decision-making in the entertainment industry, according to Viacom data strategy executives. To help... More
Here’s a run-down of recent second screen-related entertainment items, via Berlin-based research and consulting company Vast Media. Heading into the second season finale of its a... More
NEW YORK — The enormous benefits offered by interoperability far outweigh any of the possible risks, according to John Palfrey, an author and lecturer who has become an expert on... More
Ruth Vitale, CreativeFuture — If you were online in May of 2015, you were probably aware that YouTube was having a party because literally everyone was invited. A YouTube-prod... More
By Mario M. Kenyon, Francine Marchetti, Furious M - Virtual reality (VR), is the NEW big thing for narrative storytellers and production studios. For live action and animation, ... More
By Jill Milton, Teradici — Hollywood filmmakers love hackers. From crime thrillers to superhero sagas, cyber crooks have become the go-to bad guys of countless modern movies a... More
In an industry where content is king, managing the fluid/variable content types is critical. With a constant awareness on evolving technologies, longtime industry staple Crawford M... More
LOS ANGELES — The 2nd Screen Society, a five-year-old trade organization for the media and entertainment industry focused on advancing data collection and content consumption on ... More
On Feb. 1, Lulu Zezza, physical production executive for New Regency Productions, Matt Turner, CTO of media and entertainment for MarkLogic, and Guy Finley, executive director of t... More
The winter edition of the “M&E Journal,” published by the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA), and geared toward senior media and entertainment executives who overse... More
LAS VEGAS — Where to start with TiVo at the Consumer Electronics Show? A long-term, intellectual property (IP) license agreement with HBO, with the Time Warner-owned programme... More
Dolby Brings Both the Audio and Visual Awe with Technical Wonder ‘Escape’ (No Film School)As a part of Tribeca Film Festival's masterclass s more...
AWS Revenue Up 42 Percent to $3.66 Billion in 1Q 2017 (GeekWire)The crown jewel of Amazon’s business, Amazon Web more...
Top Six Digital Transformation Trends in Media, Entertainment (Forbes)Cord-Cutting Has Led To New Business Models: It us more...
Pai Pleases Broadcasters with Dereg Pledge (Light Reading)Even before he called for the rollback of net neut more...
Salesforce Report Finds IT Units Need to Focus on Customer Experience (eWeek)Cloud computing and other technology advances have more...
Oracle’s Paul Sonderegger on How CFOs Can Grapple ‘With the Valuation of Intangibles’ (Forbes)As Oracle’s big data strategist, former Forreste more...
Study: 69% of U.S. Homes Connect a TV to Internet (MCN)Some 69% of U.S. TV homes now have at least one TV more...
Should Your Next Big Hire Be a Chief AI Officer? (CIO)As companies increasingly turn to artificial intel more...
Xbox Chief: We Need to Create a Netflix of Video Games (The Guardian)Something big has happened to the video game indus more...
Rackspace Launches Professional Services for AWS (Data Center Knowledge)As Amazon Web Services (AWS) continues to dominate more...
Facebook Lets Content Owners Claim Ad Earnings of Pirated Videos (TechCrunch)Facebook finally has a better solution to freeboot more...
BitTorrent is Shutting Down its Live TV Streaming Service (Variety)San Francisco-based BitTorrent Inc. is set to shut more...