Veritone Renews, Expands AI Pact with ESPN to Include TV, Podcasts

Veritone’s aiWARE artificial intelligence (AI) platform will now be used by ESPN for TV and podcasts as part of a renewed and expanded deal that was announced by the companies Ma... More

Smart Content West: NeuLion’s Crawford Stresses Streaming Data

LOS ANGELES — In 2017, NeuLion managed video for 63,000 live events, delivering more than 300 live linear channels, covering everything from ingest and encoding, to monetization,... More

Smart Content West: M&E Companies Must Provide Consumers with More Personalized Content

Media and entertainment (M&E) companies today need to provide unique, personalized content, driven by a deep understanding of the individual, due to the growing popularity of over-... 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

M&E Journal: Women in Technology Aren’t Statistical Aberrations

By Bhanu Srikanth, Chief Technology Officer, Giant Interactive - I’m going against popular opinion here: Google made an enormous mistake when they fired James Damore, the eng... More

M&E Journal: Content Security Through Platform Leadership

By Andrew Patterson, CTO, Cast & Crew Entertainment Services - The public’s awareness and interest in content and internet security is at an all-time high. This is particular... More

M&E Journal: An Unreasonable Call to Action

By Nadya Ichinomiya, Director, Information Technology, Television Marketing, Sony Pictures Entertainment - Our collective moral compass has been in a delirious spin. From outra... 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

Google Taps TiVo Music Metadata for YouTube, Google Play

Google announced March 7 it’s partnered with TiVo Music Metadata to provide select artist metadata and artist images for several services, including YouTube Red, YouTube Music an... More

Box: New Relay Features Coming Soon

Several new features will be added to the Box Relay workflow tool that Box co-developed with IBM, according to Murl Smith, a Box Education representative. “One of the best thi... More

Salesforce Touts IBM Partnership, International Growth Opportunity at Investor Conference

Salesforce’s expanded partnership with IBM stands to provide customers with more valuable data than ever before, according to David Havlek, Salesforce deputy CFO. One of the g... More

M&E Journal: Avoiding Cybercrime: Taking the Right Steps

By Mathew Gilliat-Smith, CEO, Fortium Technologies - Instances of content piracy are nothing new. Thieves have been stealing movies and television shows for decades, but recent ... More