TiVo: Price Remains a Pay TV Problem

Nearly 87% of consumers who cut the pay TV cord during the fourth quarter of 2017 did because of price, a 6.6% year-over-year increase and the highest rate of price dissatisfaction... More

Digital Bedrock to Archive, Preserve Soderbergh’s ‘Logan Lucky,’ ‘Unsane’

Los Angeles-based digital preservation service Digital Bedrock has announced an agreement with director Steven Soderbergh and his company Fingerprint Releasing, which will see Digi... More

M&E Journal: Managing Static and Active Metadata in Support of Content Preservation

By Linda Tadic, Founder and CEO, Digital Bedrock - Every production requires an investment of money, time, and emotions. When the production is complete and the work released, t... More

NAB 2018: Three Ways We’ll See the Impact of the OTT Transition

By Jason Friedlander, Senior Director of Product Marketing, Verizon Digital Media Services - This year, the transition to over-the-top (OTT) from over-the-air (OTA) continues to... More

Smart Content West: M&E Companies Must Embrace New Forms of Interactivity

Interactivity keeps evolving and it’s important for media and entertainment companies to embrace new forms of interactive media and also find ways to measure viewer engagement, J... More

Smart Content West: The Power of Azure AI

LOS ANGELES — For Martin Wahl, principal program manager for Microsoft’s Azure Media Services, a big part of his job is speaking to both audiences and customers about how to us... More

The Secret to Signiant Customer Support’s 97% Net Promoter Score

Megan Cater, Senior Manager, Digital Content, Signiant - When Jad Abdul-Rahim joined Signiant nine years ago as a technical support engineer, the customer support team functione... More

WiTH Workshop: Tackling Unconscious Bias

LOS ANGELES — Kelly Watson, co-founder and managing partner of Orange Grove Consulting, which specializes in women’s leadership programs, sees a two-fold problem when it comes ... More

Smart Content West: AWS, Azure Share AI Successes

LOS ANGELES — With the sheer amount of video being produced today, extracting meaningful metadata out of the content may seem like a daunting task. That’s where machine lear... More

Smart Content West: Metadata Gurus Share State of Standards

LOS ANGELES — When it comes to metadata and the standards around it for the media and entertainment industry, 2018 could mark a major sea-change for the industry, according to Ki... More

Smart Content West: MoviePass Execs Make Data the Priority

LOS ANGELES — MoviePass, the $10-a-month movie theater subscription service, is closing in on 2 million subscribers, and while it’s losing money on every movie ticket used via ... More

M&E Journal: Smart Content Will Simplify the Digital Supply Chain

By Uri Kogan, Vice President, Product Marketing, Nuxeo - Everyone in the M&E content ecosystem knows the Holy Grail of content value generation is in serving the right content ... More