Challenge for M&E Companies: Making Sure More Data Isn’t Too Much of a Good Thing

Thanks to the explosion in viewing on connected devices, media and entertainment companies today have access to vastly more data about how consumers are engaging with and respondin... More

Rovi Debuts New Music Discovery Platform

Rovi. Corp. Nov. 4 announced it’s combined three of its products — search, recommendations and conversation — into one personalized service music providers can offer their co... More

Final Program Announced For Broadcast It Summit, Nov 11, NYC

HITS, the media & entertainment IT society, returns to New York City next week at NAB’s CCW Conference on November 11 with a three-hour, in-depth program overview of the ways... More

AES Panel Advocates Standardizing Metadata

A uniform global metadata standard that provides all the critical details of everyone who participated in a recording will alleviate lapses in the present system, concurred a well-... More

Can Metadata Save the Radio Star?

As the music industry grows more complex with the proliferation of free and paid streaming services the need for accurate and consistent metadata to properly track the usage of rec... More

DSB Consulting Founder: ‘Our Specialty is Helping Clients Evolve’

By Chris Tribbey From his time as network administrator at the Survivors of the Shoah Foundation, to his years as director of research and development for Technicolor, to consul... More

Media Execs to Tackle Data, Analytics at HITS DMA Summit, Oct. 8

Media and entertainment executives have more technologies and tools than ever to help boost the audience and profitability of content across multiple distribution platforms. But al... More

Rovi Comes Out Swinging at IBC; OTT Study Challenges Cord-Cutting Problem

Rovi opened up the International Broadcasting Conference in Amsterdam on Friday with a slew of new announcements, including a new natural language voice solution for content search... More

Box, MESA to Host ‘Producing a Hit in the Cloud’ Webinar Sept. 2

By Chris Tribbey Last year the popular rock band Foo Fighters did something pretty unique. Visiting eight American cities (Austin, Chicago, Los Angeles, Nashville, New Orleans, N... More

Allant Group: Improving the Ad Experience

By Chris Tribbey Allant Group has been around for 30 years, first starting off as a pure marketing services company, with a focus on marketing databases, analytics and customer re... More

FilmTrack Launches Partner Portal Metadata Solution

Intellectual property management software company FilmTrack has launched a new Aspera-enabled end-to-end asset ingestion and workflow tool, dubbed Partner Portal. The new offering... More

Civolution Completes Teletrax Sale, Turns Focus to Watermarking

Automated content recognition tech company Civolution has completed the sale of its TV analytics and TV synced ads business, Teletrax, to 4C, a Chicago-based data science software ... More