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Untapping the Opportunity in Sports OTT (Light Reading)

The media and entertainment space is evolving, with sports being a high-growth area that can provide immense opportunity for those that have a smart strategy and execution plan in ... More

3 Kinds of Talent That Retailers Need to Thrive in the Digital Era (TWA)

Digital marketing specialist - The first thing a new-age retail business needs is a digital marketing specialist — and a neat budget to help them do the job. Since customers are ... More

The Great Race to Rule Streaming TV (NY Times)

In their rush to match Netflix, competitors like HBO, Hulu and Amazon are ordering a slew of content — ushering out the age of “prestige TV” and ushering in an age of anythin... More

Big Data is Dead – Long Live Big Data AI (Forbes)

Digital transformation is finding out what data can do to your business decisions and actions. It’s focusing your company on mining and benefiting from its second-most important ... More

How Social Intelligence Can Lead to a Better Marketing Strategy (SMT)

Some 90% of social media users communicate with businesses through this medium, and 63% now expect brands to offer customer service through it. Being socially adept is critical whe... More

The Design-Led Future of Work According to Infosys (Verdict)

In June, multinational technology consultancy Infosys opened its Brilliant Basics experience design and innovation studio in London’s creative hub Shoreditch. Company president R... More

LinkedIn Introduces Pricing Model to Align With New Marketing Objectives (Media Post)

LinkedIn has introduced a new pricing model that aligns with three new campaign objectives the company introduced publicly. Brand awareness, website conversion and job applicants a... More

Disney Shutting Down FX Plus Subscription Service (Variety)

The FX Plus subscription service is shutting down — a move coming as FX’s content is set to get funneled into the Disney-controlled Hulu service. Initially launched two years a... More

The Art of Sales Transformation With Data Science (TechWire Asia)

Today's buying environment is propelling businesses to adapt to digital tools such as data analytics to tackle ever-increasing sales targets. Data analytics can help executives cap... More

Featured Jobs: Exactuals; Netflix; DXC Technology

DevOps Engineer — LA — Exactuals Senior Software Engineer — Los Gatos, CA — Netflix Business Analyst — Madison, WI — DXC Technology Click here to view all available ... More

Featured Jobs: Dolby; OnPrem; Avanade

Sr. UX Designer — San Francisco — Dolby Manager, Digital Supply Chain — NYC — OnPrem Director of Technology Innovation — Seattle — Avanade Click here to view all ava... More

Hulu Adds ‘Yada Yada Yada’ Button to Shuffle ‘Seinfeld’ Episodes (THR)

Hulu is offering a new way to watch old episodes of Seinfeld. Viewers using the Hulu app on Apple TV set-top boxes are able to watch randomized episodes of the sitcom using the "Ya... More

Facebook Has Become the Storefront for Direct-to-Consumer Brands (AdAge)

The concept of owning the end-to-end relationship with consumers remains an illusion while Facebook controls the introduction.... More

Spotify, Apple Music and Rivals are Secretly Fixing Your Mainstream Taste in Songs (CNET)

The meteoric popularity of streaming has lifted fortunes across the recording industry. But streaming also has been quietly shoring up the indie sector that exists outside the big ... More

Why Your Organization Needs a Voice Technology Strategy (DXC Technology Blog)

Much like mobile devices a decade ago, voice technology is rapidly infiltrating the enterprise through employees looking for more ways to be efficient and productive.... More

IPTV Market Will Become Europe’s Leading Pay TV Technology by 2023 (Verdict)

Cable is currently the leading pay-TV technology in Europe in terms of subscriptions, with a market share of 36.5% as of year-end 2018, closely followed by DTH/satellite (33.7%) an... More

Did WarnerMedia Just Make a Huge Leap Forward in the Streaming Wars? (Forbes)

The company's news of its WarnerMedia Innovation Lab could give the corporation a particular leg up on streaming competitors turbo-boosting its content, as it looks to bring variou... More

Get Past These 4 Roadblocks to Deliver Intelligent, Individualized CX (Avanade Insights)

While technology is no longer a barrier to individualised experiences, companies are still failing to achieve these more ambitious tailored digital interactions. In fact, according... More

Internet Ad Spend to Exceed 50% of All Global Expenditure by 2021 (The Drum)

Internet advertising is set to cross the 50% milestone as a proportion of global ad spend for the first time this year, despite a slight slowdown in overall adspend growth from 4.7... More

Rite Aid Taps Adobe Experience Cloud to Drive Connected Retail Experience (Adobe Blog)

Consumers are embracing new ways of shopping, and the lines between online and offline retail continue to blur. The surge in “click-and-collect” for instance, which grew 73 per... More