M&E Journal: Hail Hybrid! Welcome to Version 2.0 of the Recommendation Engine

By Matt Kollmorgen, VP Digital Strategy, Global Media Practice Lead, SoftServe - Media companies focused on creating digital viewing experiences are standing at a fork in the road in regard to recommendation engines. These engines are a critical component of any user experienc... More

IBC 2019: MESA Members to Showcase Smart Screen Solutions

From platforms that allow media and entertainment companies to get content to every screen, to suites of entertainment data and analytics products that informs video stakeholders of what’s happening on every screen, members of the Media and Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA... More

M&E Journal: Next-Gen Recruitment: Growing the Language Localization Talent Pool

By Scott Rose, CTO, SDI Media - Most of the talent engaged in foreign language localization — lip-sync dubbing, voice-over, subtitling and access services — operate on a freelance basis and for multiple localization service providers. This dynamic in and of itself is n... More

CDSA: Crafting the Right Production Security Guidelines Crucial for M&E Companies

Creating a set of production security guidelines is enormously helpful for media and entertainment organizations, but one size doesn’t fit all, according to the Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA). Systems utilized during production are becoming increasingly conne... More

LMT Release 2.0: Language Code Solution for Broadcast, Media Industries

Global distribution requirements have exposed the need to consistently present languages for audio, text on the screen (closed captioning, subtitles, simplified descriptions for accessibility), packaging and display, and online user interfaces. To solve these problems, a standard... More

ME-ISAC’s Taylor: Threat Intelligence Can Help M&E Companies

Threat intelligence is extremely important to media and entertainment companies and all of them should fit it into their security programs to help each organization and its employees stay safe online and “protect ourselves,” according to Chris Taylor, director of the Media & ... More

M&E Journal: A Grand New Experience for the Grand Slam

By Navin Rammohan, VP, Segment Head Marketing - Business Verticals, Sponsorships, Flagship Events, Infosys - Artificial intelligence that produces match highlights in realtime. A real tennis merchandise store in the virtual world. A live data stream with point-by-point match a... More

LiveTiles: Bots Should Reduce the Workload, Not Displace It

AI is a relatively recent workplace introduction, and finding practical insights on how to implement it into your company is hard to come by. For Dennis Helms, innovation and experience lead for intelligent workplace software firm LiveTiles, it comes to what’s worked with th... More

RSG Media: M&E Can Pioneer a New Era of Disruption

The first supercomputers came around in the 1950s, with the purpose of forecasting the weather. A decade later, supercomputers we’re being used for the first of nearly 60 missions to Mars to date. The reason Shiv Sehgal, chief product officer for media tech firm RSG Media, l... More

Microsoft, LiveTiles Team Up On AI Cybersecurity Solution

Intelligent workplace specialists LiveTiles announced Aug. 9 that its AI cybersecurity solution — launched in June 2019 — is now being offered directly in 39 countries, via partners and the company’s Microsoft co-sell arrangement. Thus far, the solution —developed in c... More