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
Andy Shenkler, Sony DADC New Media Solutions - The list of options in today’s world is seemingly endless with tools such as social sharing, instantaneous commenting, photo fi... 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
When media and entertainment executives gather Feb. 23 at the Microsoft Technology Center in New York for the Smart Content Summit, they’ll be treated to a day of panels and keyn... 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
CDSA, the international content protection association, has named Ben Stanbury, director of studio content protection for Walt Disney Studios, its new Chairman. Stanbury will dir... 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 — Audience tech company YuMe debuted its new 360-degree ad format for both brands and advertisers ahead of CES, with the goal of opening up more immersive video possibi... More
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is expected to have a far more significant presence at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas Jan. 5-8 than it did only a year ago as a large... More
The Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) will be well-represented at the 2017 edition of the Consumer Electronics Show, taking over Las Vegas Jan. 5-8. Here’s a look at... More
The recently released United States Trade Representative’s (USTR) annual 2016 Out-of-Cycle Review of Notorious Markets — which identifies online and physical marketplaces world... More
With the Ultra High-Def (UHD) Blu-ray Disc format’s first year on the market coming to an end, the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) reported that hardware and software sales passed... More
The World Poker Tour (WPT) has extended its asset management and distribution service agreement with Wazee Digital, with the cloud-native video management and licensing services pr... More
Piracy is no laughing matter for content owners. Yet Alex Nauda, lead developer for secure video sharing company MediaSilo, did manage to get a few laughs out of a serious subject ... More
Salesforce is significantly benefiting from the growing popularity of mobility and increased acceptance of cloud services, according to David Havlek, its EVP of finance. “The ... More
Cloud-native video management company Wazee Digital is launching a new service geared toward broadcasters, one that allows them to capture live video moments and immediately integr... More
Technicolor Launches Virtual, Augmented Reality-Focused ‘Sound Lab’ (THR)Technicolor's new immersive audio unit, dubbed The more...
Studios Push for $50 Early Home Movie Rentals, But Negotiations Are Complex (Variety)At least five of the major studios are pushing pla more...
IBM Watson’s Internet of Things HQ: Where the Office is an Ecosystem and AI is ‘Augmented Intelligence’ (The Drum)In the pipeline for almost two years, the German H more...
AWS Launches I3 VM Instances Starting at 15 Cents Per Hour (VB)Amazon Web Services (AWS) today announced that its more...
Oracle, Tech Mahindra Partner on Managed VoLTE Service (Light Reading)Oracle today announced that Tech Mahindra, a leadi more...
Wipro Offers Big Data as a Service (IT-Online)Wipro is delivering analytics-based insights for s more...
Facebook Launches Mid-Roll Video Ad Test, Expands Live-Streaming Ads (Variety)Facebook is making more moves to boost video ad re more...
IT Budgeting: The Smart Person’s Guide (TechRepublic)IT budgeting can range from a painful annual proce more...
PwC Launches Shanghai Innovation Center (MI)PwC China has launched its Shanghai Innovation Cen more...
Audio Hardware Has Record-Breaking Year (Twice)Audio hardware had a “record-breaking” 2016 an more...
Apple Sets Up Seattle Hub To Work On AI, Machine Learning (GeekWire)Apple plans to significantly expand its engineerin more...
Dell EMC Beefs Up Cloud Service Provider Track (Channel Partners)Just weeks after launching the unified Dell EMC Pa more...