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What It’ll Take to Make Immersive Tech a Scalable Reality (CMO)

While companies have been experimenting with immersive media formats for a number of years now, it’s still early days in realizing the full impact that such experiences can add t... More

See It, Search It, Shop It: How AI is Powering Visual Search (Adobe Blog)

If a picture is worth a thousand words, visual search — the ability to use an image to search for other identical or related visual assets — is worth thousands of spot-on searc... More

Deluxe Adopts Data-Driven Strategy, Outlines How to Successfully Migrate to the Cloud (SCN)

Deluxe has published a new whitepaper that explores the integral role data plays in powering the cloud and automating the flow of content throughout the digital media supply chain.... More

Carson Entertainment Group Chats About Licensing Through Veritone’s Digital Media Hub (Veritone Blog)

Carson Entertainment Group, the television licensing company established by Johnny Carson in 1981 to control the rights to “The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson,” recently l... More

How ‘Big Data’ Has Come to Mean ‘Small, Sampled Data’ (Forbes)

One of the great ironies of the “big data” revolution is the way in which so much of the insight we draw from these massive datasets actually comes from small samples not much ... More

Moby’s New Album is Exclusive to the Calm Meditation App (TechCrunch)

Album exclusives are nothing new in the age of Tidal, of course. But Moby’s latest is taking a kind of circuitous route to the world’s mobile devices. The electronic artist has... More

Snap Reportedly Getting Ready to Launch a Gaming Platform Next Month (Fortune)

Snap Inc., the developer of the Snapchat app, will reportedly launch its new gaming platform as soon as next month. The gaming platform is internally known as “Project Cognac” ... More

NBA, Turner Sports Launch 10-Minute Purchase Option for Live Games (B&C)

The NBA 10-Minute Pass, which launched March 16 on the NBA App and NBA.com, allows viewers to watch 10 minutes of any out-of-market game for 99 cents, according to the league. ... More

6 Mobile Trends That Could Change Commerce Forever (CMO)

4. Screenless Experiences. Roger Woods, director of mobile product/strategy at Adobe, is excited about meeting the needs of users who are starting to crave “screenless” experie... More

Top 8 Mobile Market, Technology Trends (Western Digital Blog)

The mobile market has seen an incredible trajectory. There are over 3 billion smartphone users across the globe, and although concerns of saturation, we’re short before the next ... More

Spotify Will Now Be Pre-Installed on Samsung Phones (Billboard)

Back in August, Spotify secured a major partnership as Samsung's go-to music provider. That power couple gets serious today with the announcement that Spotify will now be pre-insta... More

Television’s Future is Both Data-Driven and Linear (CMO)

Despite the popularity of on-demand, digital TV such as Netflix and Hulu, the vast majority of people are still watching traditional, scheduled (linear) television, including the y... More

Study: As Streaming Hits New High, Podcasting Goes Mainstream, Smart Speakers Take Hold (Billboard)

Amid the streaming surge, podcasting now has a grip on the majority of Americans, as the portion of the U.S. population aged 12 and up who have ever listened to a podcast passes 50... More

Experience-Led Commerce: From Personalization to Individualization (Adobe Blog)

For forward-thinking business leaders, e-commerce is no longer just a buy button at the end of an online sales funnel. It’s a full-service, end-to-end experience that requires a ... More

Second UK Dolby Cinema to Open in Leeds (Forbes)

Hot on the heels of the opening of the first Dolby Cinema in the UK at the Odeon Leicester Square at the end of last year, a second will be arriving in the spring. Aptly, it will b... More

Should You be Exploring a Voice Search Strategy? (Avande Insights)

You may have heard comScore’s prediction that voice search will make up 50% of searches by 2020s. We’ve quoted it; the brands we work with have, too. But voice search is relati... More

Could 2019 be the Year of the Foldable Phone? Not Quite (Verdict)

The Mobile World Congress is known for its glitzy phone announcements and 2019 Barcelona was no different, with ‘foldable phones’ being one of the buzz words, a hybrid device t... More

Have Smartphones Really Destroyed a Generation? We Don’t Know (Vox)

Teens in the United States are coming of age at a time when digital technology is truly ubiquitous, where smartphones are all of our “constant companions.” These youth are also... More

The Real World Benefits of Real Time Logging (Akamai Blog)

Businesses need to know what's happening at the 'edge' of their networks in real time and bake that information into a holistic system health monitoring portal view across their si... More

Twitter Plans to Test Moderated Conversations (Variety)

Twitter is getting ready to test a new feature that will allow users to moderate the replies to their tweets, the company confirmed Thursday afternoon. The new feature would allow ... More