AI, Content Protection, Metadata: M&E Day Returns to NYC July 25

Employing artificial intelligence and machine learning. Managing major productions in the cloud. Constant content protection and cybersecurity challenges. The effective use of meta... More

BTI Studios Debuts Burbank Facility

BURBANK, Calif. — On the eve of its 25th anniversary, localization services provider BTI Studios couldn’t have picked a better location to open its 25th facility. Located di... More

Gracenote Adds Video Popularity Score to Advanced Discovery Metadata Offerings

Gracenote has introduced a video metadata offering it said June 19 was designed to help customers find the most popular movie and TV content. Gracenote Video Popularity Score, t... More

Technicolor Exec: ‘We’re Still in a Crawl Phase’ with Extended Reality

NEW YORK — It’s still just the early days for augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) and other forms of extended reality (XR), and funding remains challenging as applicat... More

Akamai CEO: Biggest Competitors ‘Also Our Biggest Customers’

LAS VEGAS — Touching on everything from the need for multiple cloud partners, to modern data challenges for ISPs, to the rising business of enterprise security, Akamai CEO Tom Le... More

Verizon, Analyst: 5G’s Future Looks Bright, Despite Consumer Confusion

NEW YORK – 5G has arrived and it stands to have a significant impact on the technology industry, the retail sector and the world in general. But the next-generation wireless tech... More

HITS Spring: Birlasoft Sees ‘Intelligent Armies’ Winning Race for M&E Audiences

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — Timothy Sheehy, assistant VP of media and entertainment for digital and IT services specialist Birlasoft, puts the state of moving workflows to the cloud... More

Applicaster Powers Copa America 2019 App, Online Fan Experience

Media and TV app development solution experts Applicaster is powering both the mobile app and web experience for the CONMEBOL Copa America 2019 soccer tournament, aiming to provide... More

HITS Spring: Cinelytic, MicroStrategy Bring AI, ML Know-How

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — Experts from both Cinelytic and MicroStrategy were on hand May 23 at the annual HITS Spring event, bringing ideas on how machine learning (ML) and artifi... More

Rights Maturity Model: How Ready are You to Monetize?

By Ed Klaris, Founder and CEO, KlarisIP - The media and entertainment landscape is evolving faster than ever. An agile and efficient IP supply chain is mission critical. What do... More

HITS Spring: Metadata-Based Tagging a Boon for Studios, 5th Kind CEO Says

Shifting a studio’s strategy to metadata-based tagging can empower its security, as well as provide it with unprecedented control and allow the studio to monetize its archive lik... More

Bitmax Inks Asset Management, Supply Chain Deal with Distribution Solutions

Digital media management and licensing company Bitmax has inked a multi-year deal to provide content management and digital supply chain services to Distribution Solutions, a divis... More