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Why Blockchain is the Medicine, Not the Cure for Advertising’s Problems (The Drum)

According to Forrester, governments and businesses in Asia Pacific are starting to embrace blockchain technology to drive digital innovation and create more business opportunities.... More

Twitter Introduces a New Video-Centric Ad Format (TechCrunch)

While there’s a larger debate swirling around Twitter’s problems with abuse and harassment, the business side of the business is still chugging along. Today, the company is ... More

Oct. 1, 2017: A Landmark Day in the Migration to File-Based Delivery in the U.K. (Signiant Blog)

The Digital Production Partnership (DPP), an industry organization comprising UK broadcasters BBC, BT Sport, Channel 4, Channel 5, ITV, Sky and UKTV, recently announced that as of ... More

Why Augmented Reality is the Next Big Move for the Sports Industry (Inc.)

The experience of a sports fan is not what it used to be. Gone are the days when fans would only pay attention to football on Sundays and baseball during the month of October. Fans... More

Deluxe Helps Answer Growing Demand for 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Content with Dolby Vision-Approved Authoring Services (MESA)

Deluxe delighted cinephiles today with the announcement that its compression and authoring services are now Dolby Vision approved, which will rapidly facilitate the release of more... More

Linear, VOD Video Worlds Continue to Converge (B&C)

Video consumption will be almost evenly split between linear and on-demand viewing by 2020, Ericsson predicts in a new study based on roughly 20,000 online interviews held in more ... More

Wi-Fi Security Flaw Puts All Wireless Devices at Risk (CNET)

You use Wi-Fi every day -- you may even be on it right this very moment -- and that means the device you're using is at serious risk of being hijacked. Researchers have discovered ... More

Will Congress Kill Facebook and the Rest of the Internet? (AdAge)

Fake news, fake ads, fake accounts, bots, Russians interfering with our elections.... Suddenly, people are waking up to the idea that the internet is a highly chaotic, ungoverned m... More

LG, Dolby Kick Off Roadshow Showcasing Ultimate Home Entertainment Experience (MESA)

LG today launched the "LG OLED TV Cinema House powered by Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos," an immersive consumer experience featuring the superior audio-visual performance of LG OLED... More

Screen Media Selects Sony’s Ci Media Cloud Platform for Centralized Media Production Workflow (MESA)

Screen Media has selected Sony’s Ci Media Cloud platform to centralize its media workflows in the cloud, using the Ci Company Network to gather, prepare and deliver content for c... More

Movies Anywhere App Launches with Joint Studio Backing (Variety)

Five of the six major Hollywood studios have joined forces to make digital movie collecting easier than ever. Movies Anywhere, a free app and website digital locker service, launch... More

Veritone Expansion Fuels Growth in Latin American Market with Fox Sports Brasil Relationship (MESA)

Veritone today announced that it has continued to expand internationally by growing its presence in the Latin American market, where the media and entertainment market in Brazil al... More

Inside Aaron Levie’s Plan to Make Box Your Office’s Gateway to AI (Forbes)

With annual revenue of about $400 million today, Box management is focused on a path to $1 billion. To get there – and join the ranks of software’s largest companies – Levie'... More

63% of Amazon Advertisers Plan to Spend Even More Over the Next Year (Adweek)

Is Amazon’s growing ad business actually a threat to the duopoly of Facebook and Google, or is its potential mostly just hype? A new study from GroupM-owned Catalyst suggests the... More

Can Blockchain Challenge Content Platform Giants’ Facebook and YouTube Domination? (Forbes)

While the world is full of Internet millionaires who made their fortunes on social media, many talented artists and content creators are still struggling to monetize their content.... More

AI Could be Driving a New Digital Divide (VentureBeat)

The “digital divide” usually refers to the gap between those who have access to good internet connections and technology and those who do not. For example, students in rural sc... More

Amazon’s Alexa is a Real Smart Home Platform Now (Fast Company)

Alongside all the new Echo devices Amazon announced on Wednesday, the company also revealed a subtle but significant shift in its smart-home strategy. Alexa is no longer just a ... More

Who Wins and Loses in Media’s Great Pivot to Video (THR)

Things move in a clunky manner in the digital media business, until everybody wakes up and realizes it is now or never. Like social media, like mobile, like apps. Like so many othe... More

INXS Album ‘Kick’ Receives 30th-Anniversary Reissue in Dolby Atmos (uDiscoverMusic)

Kick, the seminal sixth album from iconic Australian rockers INXS, is to receive a deluxe reissue for its 30th anniversary. Due for release on November 3, the new edition of the la... More

How Adobe Analytics Cloud is Helping Brands Grow (Forbes)

As a brand, Adobe is synonymous with creating multimedia software like Photoshop, Acrobat, Illustrator, Premiere Pro and After Effects. In 2009, Adobe ramped up its online marketin... More