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DXC Technology, AT&T to Deliver New Services to Global Businesses (MESA)

Building on their long-standing strategic alliance, DXC Technology and AT&T today announced a new initiative to help global clients gain greater efficiency, productivity, and secur... More

Amazon Sets Up Shop in the Heart of the Publishing Industry (NYT)

Amazon is bringing its experimental, data-driven approach to physical retail to Midtown Manhattan, the heart of the publishing industry. On Thursday, Amazon will open a store — i... More

Spoiled by Agile (Wazee Digital Blog)

Is it possible to practice agility and not have things like a game room and adaptable workstations? Certainly … but I suspect it’s not nearly as fun and, I’d argue, not as pr... More

FCC Budget Showcases Rapidly Shrinking Media Regulatory Agency (THR)

Don't expect much policing of indecency, competition and discrimination as chairman Ajit Pai may be overseeing massive staffing cuts. The Enforcement Bureau is not the only divisio... More

ZOO Digital Strikes Deal With Trio of International Partners (TV Technology)

Zoo Digital is dipping its toe into three new international markets, announcing partnerships with in-territory providers of localization services for South Korea, Taiwan and Turkey... More

Vubiquity’s Edelman Honored at EMA Event (HMM)

Plaudits abounded May 19 as the Entertainment Merchants Association announced the winner of its 2017 college scholarship and recognized two industry leaders, Vubiquity’s Michele ... More

Supreme Court Ruling Could End Texas Patent Troll Problem (Fortune)

The Supreme Court on Monday delivered a major blow to so-called patent trolls—shell companies whose business revolves around acquiring patents and then suing others for infringin... More

Battle With E.U. Escalates Over Territorial Licensing in Europe (Variety)

The entertainment industry’s battle with the European Commission over territorial licensing is turning into a drawn-out war that continues to be the talk of many on the Croisette... More

Adobe Appoints New GM of Digital Media for Hong Kong, Taiwan (Marketing Interactive)

Adobe has named Alan Chan general manager of digital media for Hong Kong and Taiwan. In his role, Chan will be tasked with driving and operate the company’s digital media busines... More

Strong Results Across Salesforce’s Cloud Businesses Provided a First-Quarter Bump (MESA)

Salesforce saw strong results across its various cloud businesses in the first quarter (ended April 30), helping the company report total revenue that was higher than expectations.... More

FCC Votes to Cut Back Net Neutrality Regulations (HMM)

As expected, the Federal Communications Commission May 18 formally began the process of reversing net neutrality provisions implemented by regulating the Internet as a utility. In ... More

AI, AR and VR Among Topics on Tap for HPA NET Luncheon (MESA)

Artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are among the topics slated to be discussed by industry experts at the Hollywood Pro... More

MarkLogic Transforms the Database Market with MarkLogic 9 (MESA)

At the 12th annual MarkLogic World user conference in Chicago, IL, MarkLogic launched MarkLogic 9, the latest release of the world’s best database for integrating data from silos... More

IBM Unveils its Most Powerful Quantum Processor Yet (Engadget)

IBM's two quantum computing platforms just took a leap forward in processing power. The company announced today that it has successfully built and tested its two most powerful quan... More

Accenture Acquires Media Hive to Expand Its Commerce Capabilities (MESA)

Accenture has acquired Media Hive, an e-commerce solutions provider with expertise in cross-channel commerce strategy, custom application development, and the creation of innovativ... More

ESPN Wants Ad Deals for Live Viewers on TV, Mobile, Digital Screens (Variety)

ESPN hopes to score a touchdown in a growing competition: measuring audiences who are watching TV programming in ways other than using a TV. As the Disney-and-Hearst-owned sports-m... More

Broadcasters Settle Copyright Dispute with FilmOn (THR)

CBS, Fox and NBC have settled with the streaming company FilmOn, bringing an end to a long-running copyright dispute that was pending at several appellate circuits throughout the n... More

How Accenture Interactive is Poised to Eat the Ad Agency’s Lunch in Japan (Campaign)

Accenture continued its acquisition spree by adding The Monkeys, a creatively acclaimed Australian advertising agency, to its Accenture Interactive subsidiary. But globally, the co... More

Gaining Transparency with Changing Regulations (MarkLogic Blog)

How do you adapt to increasing demands, increasing change, and increasing uncertainty? The challenge is not only to address today’s compliance demands, but also to be ready for t... More

Kroll Appoints Louis-David Magnien as a Managing Director in its Paris Office (MESA)

Kroll, a global leader in risk mitigation, investigations, business intelligence, compliance, cyber resilience, security, and incident response solutions has announced the appointm... More

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